Adventure Awards Days 2016
International adventure and exploration festival30 September 2016
The fifth edition of Adventure Awards Days takes place in Garda Trentino (Italy) from September 30 to October 3.
Adventure Awards Days, an international adventure and exploration festival, is dedicated to great travelers, adventure lovers and explorers of all kinds. The Festival, settled in the city of Arco and in the beautiful surroundings, proposes four days of meetings with protagonists in the outdoor world, of stories to live and share.
The event will start Friday, September 30th with the international selection of the best adventure films (last year there were 1200 candidates from all over the world) and some protagonists will be in the movie hall. In the following days there will be trail running training camps with great champions, like Michele Graglia, extraordinary ultra runner from Los Angeles, the meeting with Adam Ondra, the vertical limit explorer, "outdoor" cooking courses, a photography workshop with Giampaolo Calzà, one of "athletic storytelling" - this year with Sandro Siviero and Martino Pietropoli, souls of RunLovers - and concerts at sunrise and sunset.
Adam Ondra, Garda Trentino ambassador, will be protagonist also on the rock wall: saturday, at 15, he will make an exhibition for photoshooting at the Cave di Olite, in Bosco Caproni, in Massone; at 17 he will talk about his past, present and future on the main stage of Adventure Awards Days.
The news in this edition is Arco Rock Star: a two day photo contest dedicated to climbing. Team of photographers and athletes, professionals and beginners, will compete on the cliffs of Garda Trentino searching for the best photograph. An event that aims to become an international reference for vertical photographers.
The protagonist of the concert at sunset on Sunday, October 2nd, at Rifugio San Pietro - which dominates the panorama of the Garda Trentino and you can reach it by making a hike or a bike ride together - will be Remo Anzovino, considered by audiences and critics as one of the most original pianist composers in the Italian music scene and beyond: an event in the event which combines nature and sports in the magic of music.
Saturday, October 1st, Adventure Awards will also host a BAM! event, the european bicycle meeting: an opportunity to ride together, share experiences and meet great travelers, like the team of Life in Travel or of the "Montanus", Francesco D'alessio and Giorgio Frattale.
There will also be space for yoga, with a sports style, for the shows, the exhibitions and many other initiatives.
See more on the official website.