New Video ‘Team Sport: A Tim Brown Story’

High Fives Athlete and podcaster of The Unexpected Journey, Tim Brown, has just released a new film that captures the essence of surfing with others and the joy of returning to the water with support. In this heartfelt project, Tim shares the energy and excitement he feels as he reconnects with the ocean, thanks to … Read more

HaveAday | International Adaptive Activity Day

August 1st is known as International Adaptive Activity Day #haveAday because life is better Active, Adaptive, filled with Adventure, and Accessible. The High Fives Foundation came together with Kelly Brush Foundation and Victoria’s Victory Foundation to encourage Adaptive Athletes to get outside and do something they love. Athletes can use hashtag #haveAday to promote activity … Read more

Bringing the Ocean to the Mountains, a First-of-its-Kind Adaptive Wake- Surf Program

High Fives Foundation announces a groundbreaking partnership with MasterCraft Boat Company, introducing the first adaptive surf program of its kind on Lake Tahoe. This unique collaboration features the state-of-the-art MasterCraft X24, specially designed to provide adaptive athletes and veterans with unparalleled access to water sports. “High Fives has created an amazing adaptive surf program which … Read more

Tahoe Waterman Foundation launches new Adaptive Paddling Program with support from California Tahoe Conservancy, High Fives Foundation, and Tahoe Fund

Carnelian Bay, Calif. – The Tahoe Waterman Foundation is proud to announce a new program focused on helping community members access the healing power of water through paddle sports.  The Waterman Foundation’s Adaptive Paddling Program provides access to professional paddle coaching resources and specialized paddle sports equipment for people facing life-changing mental or physical health … Read more

June 2nd Return to Dirt Trip

An Unforgettable Day with Chris Fesmire On June 2nd, the Return to Dirt program brought unparalleled excitement to the trails with Chris Fesmire at the wheel. This adventure was nothing short of spectacular, as Chris’s enthusiasm and joy were evident from start to finish. “THAT WAS THE BEST DAY I HAVE HAD IN A LONG … Read more

GoPro Mountain Games

We were thrilled to be part of this year’s GoPro Mountain Games, held from June 6-9, 2024, in beautiful Vail, CO. As the nation’s premier festival of adventure sports, art, and music, the event was the perfect platform for High Fives Foundation’s Return to Dirt program to set up a booth and engage with the … Read more

Support High Fives Foundation with Ascent Tahoe

Kerry Nolan & Shawnee Wood of Ascent Tahoe are giving back! Shop HERE. Starting in December, 2023 Ascent Tahoe relocated inside the CR Johnson Healing Center, a program service of the High Fives Foundation, and their presence has been incredible! Together, we can make a difference. Let’s show Ascent Tahoe how much we appreciate everything … Read more

High Fives to Our Athlete Dads!

Father’s Day is a time to celebrate the dads who inspire, support, and love unconditionally. At the High Fives Foundation, we are honored to recognize the incredible athletes who not only excel in their sports but also embrace the remarkable journey of fatherhood. These men are not just champions on the slopes, trails, and courts … Read more

Community & Conversation @ Martis Camp 2024

The High Fives Foundation recently hosted a memorable Community & Conversation event at Martis Camp’s Family Barn. This high-scale gathering successfully raised awareness of the Foundation’s mission among both new friends and long-time supporters. Attendees enjoyed a delightful array of hors d’oeuvres, dinner, and refreshments while engaging with the community, asking questions and listening to … Read more