On April 23, 2009 Zac Crouse witnessed the death of his best friend during a kayaking accident. After being diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Crouse decided to take action. As a Recreational Therapist he self prescribed therapy to help deal with his illness, a trip from Ottawa, Ontario to Halifax, Nova Scotia without the assistance of motor vehicles. It was a trip Crouse had planned to do with his friend and decided to pursue by himself after his loss.
Paddle to the Ocean is the story of Zac's trip and his fight against PTSD.
Available on DVD with accompanying original soundtrack Spring 2013.
Produced by: Zac Crouse
Directed by: Kelsey Thompson
Featuring original music by: Zac Crouse, Ian Bent, Kris Pope, and more
For more info visit: zaccrouse.com