Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Features Wind Sports Hang Gliding
December 26, 2016
One pass holder will win two Full Hang Gliding Lessons from Wind Sports Hang Gliding
LOS ANGELES – December 26, 2016 – The Mountain & Adventure Film Festival announces that 2017 Supporting Partner, Wind Sports Hang Gliding, will be featured across the festival the week of December 26th. As a part of the partnership, one eligible pass holder will win two Full Hang Gliding Lessons at Dockweiler Beach, CA with Wind Sports Hang Gliding. Each lesson includes use of a hang glider, harness, helmet, and instruction. The winner will be chosen Sunday, January 1st, 2017. M.A.F.F. CEO, Benjamin Oberman states, “I’m incredibly excited about our partnership with Wind Sports Hang Gliding. When asking where the best place to safely learn how to hang glide is, Wind Sports is at the top of the list! I’m excited to share with one lucky winner the feeling of flying over the sand at Dockweiler Beach!”
Registered pass holders, (prior to prize draw dates), are eligible for 13 weeks of incredible gear, apparel, and getaways from our sponsors, including a Sherpa 100 Kit from Goal Zero, head to toe outfit from Gramicci, climbing and approach shoes from Evolv Sports, “Icarus” long board and head to toe outfit from Loaded Boards and S1 Helmets, Stingray tree tent from Tentsile, head to toe outfit from adidas Outdoor, a Marathon Pro 10.1mm x 70M climbing rope from Sterling Rope Co., $300 gift certificate from Alpenglow Expeditions, 2 Hang Glide Full lessons at Dockweiler Beach from Windsports Hang Gliding School, a year’s supply of Nut Butter Bars from Clif Bar, a basic Slackline kit from Slackline Industries, a 4 day rafting trip for 2 from OARS Whitewater, and MORE…
Passes are now on sale for the 2017 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival. Registered pass holders will have 24 hours/day, On Demand, streaming access to ALL of the festival films from February 16th – March 19th. “We shifted the festival dates this year to offer viewers 5 full weekends of viewing availability, ensuring there is plenty of time to watch all of the films and to BE INSPIRED” says Oberman. Viewers can watch anywhere in the world from their computer, tablet, smart phone, or Internet connected TV. 10% of pass sales proceeds, as individually designated at the point of pass sale, are donated to our non-profit partners.
At Film Festival Flix, we love film festivals! But the average festival goer only sees 1-3 films. “I created the online festival to provide mountain and adventure film lovers with the opportunity to watch and be inspired by all of the great films in our festival without the challenges associated with traditional festivals” says Oberman. To learn more visit www.FilmFestivalFlix.com.
The Mountain & Adventure Film Festival 2017 Partners
Presented By: Goal Zero and Film Festival Flix
In Association With: Gramicci
With Support From: adidas Outdoor, Evolv Sports, Loaded Boards, O.A.R.S. Whitewater, Tentsile, Alpenglow Expeditions, Sterling Rope Co, Clif Bar, Windsports Hang Gliding School, Slackline Industries, JUST Water, Adventure 16 Outfitters
Media Partners: Climbing, Outdoor Sports Guide, Sharp End Publishing
Non-Profit Partners: National Park Foundation, Access Fund, American Alpine Club, Big City Mountaineers – To see the complete list of non-profit partners, visit http://tinyurl.com/zvh6l9l
2017 Mountain & Adventure Film Festival Passes are available for $29.99 on Film Festival Flix:
Watch the 2017 Festival Trailer: