Slackliner, sit-skier headline Friday’s MOG Fest movies
If you’ve never heard of Andy Lewis or Josh Dueck, it’s time to get acquainted.
Also known as Sketchy Andy Lewis, slackliner nonpareil and scene stealer at the Super Bowl, and Josh Dueck, X Games gold medalist sit-skier, are featured in two of the unforgettable videos being shown Friday night as part of the 10th annual MOG (Manufacturers of Outdoor Gear) Outdoor Fest.
The videos are the Telluride Mountain Film Festival on tour, a collection of breathtaking, how do-they-do-that videos and a fundraiser for the outdoor program at Colorado Mesa University.
Saturday, join Loki, Mountain Khakis and other big name cool-stuff manufacturers for a day of outdoor equipment sales and the COPMOBA bike swap.
Saturday’s proceeds benefit COPMOBA and the Mesa County Search and Rescue.
Google Andy Lewis and Josh Dueck on YouTube to see what’s possible, then head over to the MOG Fest.
IF YOU GO
WHAT: 10th annual MOG Outdoor Fest
WHEN: Friday – Telluride Mountain Films, 7 p.m. tickets $8 ($5 with student ID); Saturday – MOG Fest ($5 entry) and COPMOBA bike swap ($15 swap fee), 8 a.m.-2 p.m.
WHERE: Movies at Mesa Theater and Club, 538 Main St.; equipment sale and bike swap, Rockslide Brewpub parking lot, Fourth St. and Colorado Ave.