From Military to Mountain Athlete to High Fives Foundation’s Newest Team Member

Welcome Lawrence Green! We’re thrilled to introduce Lawrence Green, the latest addition to the High Fives Foundation family, stepping into the role of Program Experience and Camp Coordinator. Lawrence’s journey to joining our team is nothing short of inspiring, and we couldn’t be happier to have him onboard. A Texas native, Lawrence’s life took a … Read more

Austin Price’s Journey, A Surprise to Remember

Austin Price, a spirited motorcyclist, was cruising home after a delightful day with his companions. Merely three blocks away from his abode, as he navigated a sharp bend, fate took a cruel turn. Leaning precariously into the curve, Austin’s foot peg suddenly folded, causing his bike to skid violently. The ensuing collision with an oncoming … Read more

What support looks like, Adaptive skiing as a quadriplegic with High Fives Foundation

From The Edge of Impossible to X Games Superpipe, Tony Schmiesing’s Journey with High Fives Foundation. In the vast realm of adaptive sports, there are stories that transcend the boundaries of physical limitations. Tony Schmiesing’s journey as a quadriplegic adaptive skier stands as a testament to the indomitable human spirit and the transformative power of … Read more

Trevor Kennison’s “Full Circle” Documentary on Netflix

We are thrilled to announce that the award-winning documentary “Full Circle” is now available on Netflix worldwide! This remarkable film, featuring the incredible journey of Trevor Kennison, is a testament to determination, friendship, and the unyielding spirit of the human soul. As proud supporters of this impactful project and honored to call Trevor our friend, … Read more

Full Circle | A Story of Post Traumatic Growth

Full Circle is both an unblinking examination of the challenges of life after spinal cord injury… and a celebration of the opportunity for growth that such a tragedy can present. Featuring Trevor Kennison and Barry Corbet. A Level 1 Production, in association with Abramorama and XYZ Films. Directed by Josh Berman, and made possible with … Read more

We Love Our Athletes

We are many, we are mighty Each of our adaptive athletes has a story. We come from all over the world, from all walks of life, but we have one thing in common, a positive attitude.

Level 1’s Day 1

Day 1 | Trevor Kennison #HighFivesAthlete Trevor Kennison works with Level 1's Josh Berman on a one of a kind, 2 year video project. For me, the goal of that first day was to answer some logistical questions. How exactly would we move Trevor and his gear around, how comfortable would Trevor be in the ... Read more