Meet #HighFivesAthlete Nolan Trowe (Athlete #114) from Truckee, CA
In June 2018, the High Fives Foundation disbursed $74,539.86 to 24 Athlete’s across North America.
While in Truckee, Nolan worked tirelessly on his recovery with the knowledgeable trainers at the CR Johnson Healing Center. Now a grad student at NYU, the $1,000 High Fives grant for a commuter bike will help him navigate the large campus and continue to maintain his admirable GPA.
In 2016, Truckee local Nolan Trowe suffered an incomplete spinal cord injury while cliff jumping with friends at Emerald Pools in Northern California. After hard work, Nolan walks with assistance and continues to inspire, as he’s recently moved to New York City to pursue his Masters Degree at New York University.
The High Fives Foundation supports injured outdoor action sports Athletes through grant funding to be used towards reaching their recovery goals. Since the Foundation’s January 2009 inception, the Empowerment Program Service has assisted 212 Athletes from 31 states in nine respective funding categories: Living expenses, insurance, travel, health, healing network, adaptive equipment, winter equipment, programs and “stoke” (positive energy, outlook and attitude).
MEET THE 24 ATHLETES ACROSS NORTH AMERICA!