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October 16, 2002

CSUS to host extreme film fest

Extreme sports anyone? Rock climbing, mountain biking, wind surfing and flying can all be witnessed when the Vancouver International Film Festival comes to California State University, Sacramento at 7 p.m., Sunday November 3.

The event is a fundraiser for the recreation and leisure studies department scholarship fund, and will be held in University Union Ballroom 1.

The movies are as follows:

  • "Salathe: Blood, Sweat and Bagels" follows a free-climb attempt of the Salathe Wall on El Capitan in the Yosemite Valley.
  • "Realization" shows Chris Sharma climb one of the most difficult natural rock routes in Southern France.
  • "Pilot Notes 1" features Robert Fulton flying over remote mountain ranges in South America.
  • "Dirt Divas" tracks several female mountain bikers as they ride and race throughout the United States and Canada.
  • "Camanchaca" documents windsurfing on high-elevation lakes in South America.


Ticket holders are also invited to attend a seminar on the physiological aspects of outdoor recreation from 6 to 7 p.m. in the same location. CSUS professors Daryl Parker and Roberto Quintana will be speak.

Tickets are $10 general and $8 for students and are available at the CSUS Tickets Office at 278-4323 and Tickets.com at (916) 766-2277. For additional media assistance, call CSUS public affairs at (916) 278-6156.

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