Category Archives: Events

That’s a Wrap…Almost

From baseball bats to pesky flies, we’ve filmed it all!

 

 

 

Over the past several weeks, the Awesome in Action team has had the honor and pleasure of working with talented professionals- videographer Jaime Peak

 

 

 

and director, Cindy Peak, of the acting troupe Encore! Encore!

 

 

to make Nick’s  idea for his “Nemesis Video” come to life!

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Nick feeling quite excited about his film!

In addition to these amazing professionals, we were able to invite two family members, brother, Jason Roussos

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brother Jason, worthy chess adversary

 

and Nick’s niece, Alayna Roussos, a beautiful and compliant young lady!

 

 

 

 

 

Also new to the acting world, Nate Zwisler, from Ripple Effect Martial Arts, has been a fantastic “ninja Nick.” He is very polite, and extremely talented.  A blast to work with throughout the whole film!

 

 

 

We have had so much fun filming with friends and family! Along with the anticipation of a FANTASTIC FILM, we have made many wonderful memories that will always be cherished!

 

 

 

Thank you to all involved in filming the Nemesis Film. We are looking forward to screening it soon! IMGP7201

Awesomely Explosive for Independence Day!

We all had a blast (pun intended!) at the 4th of July Parade in Fort Collins today.

 

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Awesome in Action revealed itself as an official 501(c) 3 organization today with our brand new t-shirts sporting the nonprofit Awesome in Action logo.

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We even had an official mascot this year! Thank you, Jarvis, the amazing 3 legged dog, for displaying what being Awesome in Action is all about!

 

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Thank you also to special friends, Liz and Leonard Urban for joining us this year!

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On a whim, Martin joined us to add to his Marathon training workout (He’d already done the Firecracker 5K twice!)

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Of course, no party is complete without this joker and her crew! We had so much fun with Kelleen, Charlie, and their kids Riley, Kira, and Aidan.

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And, as always, we loved to have our dear friend, Tammy Castell, joining us to march this year!

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The old crew, Alex, Thalia, and Olivia joined the parade, and they were a great help getting ready!

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 Nothing says the 4th of July like a duel with cardboard tubes!

 

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Here’s a few shots of us marching from behind! Susan took the wheel to drive the Silver Bullet down the parade route!

 

 

 

 

 

Vanessa is a hot kid after the long parade! Even so, she chose to share her Popsicle with Jarvis. Guess her mom, Amy, is teaching this (almost) youngest AiA team member some great values!

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Thank you, Roussos Family, for coming to support us during the parade!

 

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From our family to yours, Awesome in Action wishes you a happy and safe Independence Day!