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Athlete of the Week | Nate White
Please enjoy this update from #HighFivesAthlete Nate White, 2 years after his accident IN JUNE 2016, NATE WHITE WAS KAYAKING ON DAISY CREEK OUTSIDE OF CRESTED BUTTE, COLO., OVER THREE HOURS AWAY FROM HIS HOME IN CARBONDALE, COLO. THE WATER LEVEL AT THE CREEK WAS EXCEPTIONALLY LOW, AND UPON DROPPING OFF A SMALL ROCK ON...
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Athlete of the Week | Meredith Koch
Why You Should Include the Adaptively Abled | #HighFivesAthlete Meredith Koch | TEDxNewport THE DAY BEFORE MEREDITH’S 25TH BIRTHDAY SHE WAS HELPING FRIENDS MOVE AN UPRIGHT PIANO OUT OF THE BACK OF A PICK-UP TRUCK. AS IT WAS COMING OUT OF THE TRUCK, IT TIPPED OVER AND LANDED ON HER BACK. THE IMPACT FRACTURED MEREDITH’S STERNUM...
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HIGH FIVES X ARCADE BELT GOAL COMPLETE | Alex Goldmeier
High Five #HighFivesAthlete Alex Goldmeier for achieving his first of five Arcade Belt Goals! Hand cycling the Army Ten Miller Race in Washington DC Alex completed the daunting ten mile race in our nation's capital, achieving his first goal in the High Fives X Arcade Belt Program. Alex was granted a hand cycle in the High Fives Foundation's September adaptive...
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High Five The Hill | Adaptive Ski Camp | Winter Park 2019
What happens when injury takes skiing away? And then brings skiing back! Words by Program Services Director, Steve Wallace & photos/videos by Generikal It was my first winter back skiing and didn’t know what to expect. Seeing everyone learning and progressing at the same time helped me push myself more than I could alone. The whole...
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SUGARBUSH RESORT TO HOST ANNUAL FAT SKI-A-THON
SUGARBUSH RESORT IN WARREN, VT. TO HOST ANNUAL SKI-A-THON TO RAISE FUNDS FOR INJURED ATHLETES Support and register here! Warren, VT, February 8, 2019 – On March 3, 2019, the High Fives Foundation from Truckee, Calif. will team up with GoPro and Vermont North Ski Shops to share the slopes of Sugarbush Resort in Warren,...
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High Fives X Arcade Belt goal complete | Joanna Adams
High Five #HighFivesAthlete Joanna Adams for achieving her fifth Arcade Belt Goal! On October, 31 2018 #HighFivesAthete Joanna Adams completed her final (5th). High Fives X Arcade Belt goal of overnight camping on her kayak. Kayaking was a huge passion of Joanna's prior to her 2009 injury sustained in a Mt. Hood snowboard accident, and through hard work...
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High Fives Across America | Press Release
High Fives Across America 3,100 Mile Bike Ride Benefitting High Fives Foundation Learn more and support to the cause HERE In June of 2019, Erol Senel and Price Burlington will begin a 3,100 mile bike ride across the country in opposite directions. Senel will begin in Milford, N.H. and finish in Truckee, Calif., while Burlington...
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All Girls Winter Surf Sesh | Santa Cruz
All Girls Winter Surf Sesh | Santa Cruz | Dec, 2018 Written and Video Directed by #HighFivesAthlete Landon McGauley I was blown away by the true strength both of these women showed. Watching them take a deep breath in the face of fear and then a strong paddle straight into it will be a memory...
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The George G Story
The George G Story George Gonzalez was snowboarding with his step-father in Colorado, when he suffered a life changing spinal cord injury while heading down a blue run. George, his step-father, and his friends came to a section where a bunch of small kids came out of the trees and caught him off guard. Not...
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HIGH FIVES IN THE NEWS | TOYOTA TODAY
High Fives Foundation featured in the November/ December 2018 Toyota Today Magazine Thank you Toyota for your support in our mission! Roy’s Rise After fighting back from a devastating injury, Roy Tuscany is on a mission to help U.S. Paralympic athletes reach the podium. Two Toyota dealers are paving the way. by Kristen Orsborn Nov/Dec...
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