Animated sequence: Parks Canada Youth Ambassadors
Colin: Hi I’m Colin Sutherland one of this year’s Parks Canada's Youth Ambassadors and I’m here with Chris who is a slackliner.
We see Colin and Chris sitting on the ground. Behind them a man is slacklining.
Chris can you tell us a little bit about slacklining?
Chris balancing on the line.
Chris: Well it's pretty much like tightrope walking but on a bouncy line.
Shots of people walking across the line, followed by a shot of Chris jumping and bouncing on the line.
Colin: Do you get a lot of people here?
Shots of Chris and his friend jumping onto the line.
Chris: We are the main group that does it.
Two of Chris’ friends throwing a frisbee while standing on the line.
But a lot of people join us.
Shot of Julia, Colin and Chris sitting in a circle singing.
Colin: Is it the same people that come back?
Chris's friends slacklining, close up of feet on the line.
Chris: There's a few people who come back regularly.
Shots of Colin Julia and Faye falling off the line.
But a lot of people try it out for the first time.
Chris' friends playing Frisbee.
Colin: And what are some of the other places you go slacklining in Ottawa?
Close up of feet changing direction on the line.
Chris: Just along the river, along the canal.
Colin and Chris sitting on the ground with Chris' friend slacklining in the background.
Colin: What is your favorite place to slackline?
Panning shot of Julia, Colin and Chris sitting in a circle singing.
Chris: I think this one is the best so far. You meet interesting people, like today.
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