TORONTO, Oct. 1 /CNW/ - Stratusphere, the new exotic adventure series
featuring former seven-time WWE champion Trish Stratus, airs on CTV in a
travel + escape programmed time slot beginning Saturday, Oct. 4 at 1 p.m.
ET/PT, following the successful premiere on travel + escape. A selection of
five episodes from the 10-part series will air on CTV. In search of the most
amazing locations and most daring physical challenges, join Trish Stratus as
she travels the globe tackling challenges from sword fighting in India to
wrestling in Vietnam. The series currently airs on travel + escape Mondays at
9 p.m. ET/10 p.m. PT. Episodes are also available to watch online at
www.travelandescape.ca. Stratusphere is produced by Suddenly
- "Kalarippayat (Sword Fighting) in South India"
Saturday, Oct. 4 at 1 p.m. ET/PT
Arriving in Kochi, India, Trish Stratus learns the ancient martial
art of kalarippayat where stick fighting progresses to brandishing
- "Vo Binh Dinh Wrestling in Vietnam"
Saturday, Oct. 11 at 1 p.m. ET/PT
Located on the scenic West Lake in Hanoi, Vietnam, Trish Stratus
shows off her athletic prowess as she learns the traditional
Vietnamese martial art called vo binh dinh.
- "Bungee Jumping in Bali"
Saturday, Oct. 18 at 1 p.m. ET/PT
Trish Stratus visits Bali, Indonesia where she tackles an
intimidating treetop ropes course before bungee jumping from a
45-metre high tower at Kuta beach.
- "Paragliding in North India"
Saturday, Oct. 25 at 1 p.m. ET/PT
Travelling from Delhi, Trish Stratus journeys to the Indian state of
Uttarakhand where she learns to paraglide high above this unique part
of the Northern Himalayas.
- "Pencak Silat Fighting in Central Java"
Saturday, Nov. 1 at 1 p.m. ET/PT
In Indonesia, Trish Stratus visits Java where she learns about the
fighting art of Pencak Silat.
Along with her seven-time world champion wrestling status - a Guinness
World Record - Stratus is also a three-time "WWE Babe of the Year", was
proclaimed "Diva of the Decade" and is one of the most successful women in
professional wrestling. A true Canadian talent, Stratus is renowned for her
work as a fitness model, a yoga-studio owner (www.stratusphereyoga.com) and
Suddenly SeeMore...Productions Inc. - www.suddenlyseemore.com - is an
award-winning, Emmy nominated television production company with extensive
experience in broadcast and cable television in both Canada and the U.S.
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For further information: Susan Stafford, UNIT:PR at (416) 506-1238 or