2020 Celebrity Host Announced – Father’s Day DerbyJanuary 16, 2020 | 808 Views
John Ondrasik of Five for Fighting to Host 3rd Annual Father’s Day Derby
The West Coast Fishing Club is pleased to announce that John Ondrasik from Five for Fighting, will be joining us in the rugged wilderness of Haida Gwaii as our special celebrity guest host. Ondrasik is a Grammy nominated singer-songwriter, a producer, performer and has sold 2.5 million albums worldwide. Ondrasik will be performing his top hits and sharing stories of his successful music career on this five-day family adventure.
Read more about our Grammy nominated host below!
Singer-songwriter John Ondrasik has spent the past decade writing deeply personal songs that include social messages, invoke the human spirit and make an emotional connection. With the past six albums by Five For Fighting, the hockey moniker stage name under which he performs, Ondrasik has seen multitudes of successes. Five For Fighting’s breakthrough came in 2001 with the Grammy-nominated song “Superman,” and John’s performance at The Concert For New York.
Ondrasik proceeded to become part of the American songbook with the iconic hit “100 Years,” “World,” “The Riddle,” “Chances,” and “What If”. John has also been deeply involved in supporting troops from the USA and Canada. From USO tours, supporting several Veteran oriented charities, and though distributing over a million “CD for the Troops” to servicemen and their families around the world. Ondrasik received a special Fatherhood Award at the National Fatherhood Initiative’s 2009 Military Fatherhood Award Ceremony for his ongoing support of military service members and their families and for his dedication to his own wife and children.
A huge L.A. Kings fan John has performed at the 2002 NHL All Star Game, 2011 Heritage Classic, The Kings/Ducks outdoor game at Dodger Stadium, and most recently at the ceremony celebrating the 100 greatest hockey players of all time.
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MUSIC BY JOHN ONDRASIK