"The Boy Who Flies" Lands In Ashland

Nov 26, 2013

Spend a little time with a parachute, and you can become famous. 

Godfrey Masauli handles the hang gliders in "The Boy Who Flies."
Godfrey Masauli handles the hang gliders in "The Boy Who Flies."
Credit theboywhoflies.com

Especially if you're the very first person in your country's history to attempt (and succeed) at paragliding.  That is the story of one Godfrey Masauli, the first person to paraglide in the African country of Malawi. 

He has converted his success into motivational speeches, TED talks, and a film: The Boy Who Flies.

Godfrey and his film visit Ashland this week; he'll join us in the studio.