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Paddle Against Depression SUP Documentary Film To Premier

DANA POINT, California - Will Schmidt will be releasing his groundbreaking Paddle Against Depression documentary this February, at a premier and fundraising event in Dana Point, California.


DANA POINT, California – This coming February is a month for Paddle Against Depression founder, Will Schmidt, who will be releasing his ground breaking new documentary in Dana Point. For those of you unfamiliar with Will's story, here are the details of his incredible journey.

Words by Will Schmidt: 

Almost 5 months of piecing together video clips, interviews, and photos we have finally put together our Stand Up Paddle Documentary, the likes of which No One Has Ever Attempted!”

Watch The Trailer Here:

Stand Up Paddle Against Depression: The Journey Continues! (Official Trailer) from Will Schmidt on Vimeo

“To recap, in mid September, 2013, the crew of the Campbell's Sloop, a 34' Catalina sailboat, and I embarked on a solo stand up paddle through the California Channel Island chain to raise funds and awareness for the Wounded Warrior Project and the Casa Hogar Orphanage in Ensenada, Mexico. The result was a life changing, life affirming experience that I want to share with the world!

However, AS ALWAYS, I have a purpose behind my madness! Please join me, the crew of the Sloop, Infinity SUP, and the world as we present to you "STAND UP PADDLE AGAINST DEPRESSION: THE JOURNEY CONTINUES! at 5PM PST on FEBRUARY 8TH, 2014 at:

On this evening, we will premier our unique documentary showcasing our 5X WORLD RECORD BREAKING voyage through the Channel Islands, host a SILENT AUCTION and a RAFFLE, as well as eat, drink, and be inspired! This is an ALL AGES event and there is absolutely NO COVER CHARGE! Bring your wallets, however, because we will be auctioning and raffling amazing items such as:

  • *An afternoon sailboat charter courtesy of the Campbell's Sloop
  • *An authentic 1962 San Diego Chargers VS BOSTON Patriots football
  • *An afternoon Sailboat charter courtesy of Kathleen Matlock and 'Gypsea'
  • *A pair of Anaheim Ducks tickets
  • *Private stand up paddle lesson or tour with Will Schmidt
  • *Cosmetic laser teeth whitening courtesy of Rancho Niguel Dental Group
  • *An authentic autographed photo of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim's Mike Sosa
  • and MUCH, MUCH more.

For more information and  to learn how you can donate, follow the link to Will's Are You Inspied Yet page.

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Last modified onMonday, 10 August 2015 16:33

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