Rapid Media is gearing up for an exciting weekend as the Official Media Partner of the Outdoor Adventure Show in Ontario’s capital, Toronto.
Join us the weekend of February 24, 25, and 26th at the International Centre where parking is always free.
Stop by our booth to get a free digital subscription, enter for a chance to win a GoPro, and a paddling prize pack!
*** Use Rapid Media’s Promo Code OUTDOORSHOW to save $4.00 on admission to the Outdoor Adventure Show. Follow this link to get your tickets now! ***
Special appearances include Canoeroots' columnist Kevin Callan, “Canada’s Indiana Jones,” Adam Shoalts and world record holder, Mike Ranta.
For those aspiring to become better outdoor writers and photographers, attend Rapid Media’s Founder, Scott MacGregor’s Friday and Saturday afternoon presentations on the Adventures in Paddling Stage:
Friday Feb. 24 at 1:30p.m.
Trip Stories That (Don’t) Suck: The Art of Great Adventure Writing
Step inside an editor's office and learn the simple rules of great adventure writing, better blogging, sizzling slideshows, and trip journals that jump off the page. This is a practical, lighthearted, and humorous guide for adventurers packing pens as well as paddles. Find out what makes a great story, and what doesn’t (Hint: Nobody cares about your blueberry pancakes). Learn the secrets to getting your stories published. How to avoid the six most common adventure writing pitfalls. Plus, the top 10 ways even pros can improve their adventure writing.
Saturday Feb. 25 at 3:00p.m.
Trip Photography That (Doesn’t) Suck: The Secrets Pros Don’t Share… Because They Don’t Know
Find out what makes a great paddling image today, and what doesn’t (Hint: The bow of your boat is so like totally ‘80s). Learn the rules to getting your photos published. Discover the key differences between popular Instagram posts and award winning magazine cover photos. See the worst images ever submitted to Rapid Media. How to stop taking the photos you love, but nobody else will. Plus, the top 10 ways even the pros can improve their outdoor photography.
We hope to see you at the Canada’s largest showcase of outdoor gear and adventure travel exhibition, even more so, we hope to see you on the water this year.