Premiering at Woodward Tahoe, the newest High Fives Foundation safety documentary, Five Critical Mistakes
Details: “Five Critical Mistakes” is a documentary-style film produced by the High Fives Foundation highlighting the stories of five High Fives Athletes and the importance of safety in the mountains and on the snow. Each story uses the lens of hindsight to teach about smart decision making. PLUS Woodward Tahoe has donated OPEN GYM for an hour!
What: Premiere of the newest BASICS safety education documentary called “Five Critical Mistakes,” plus an hour of open gym
When: Friday, October 21, 2016 6pm – 8pm
Where: Woodward Tahoe, 19749 Boreal Ridge Rd, Soda Springs, CA 95728
Who: The High Fives Foundation invites skiers, snowboarders, and mountain action sports athletes of all ages to watch newest BASICS safety documentary.
Cost: Open donations at the door are suggested.
Woodward will host an open gym from 6-7 for participants to build skills jumping on trampolines into the foam pits and skating or rollerblading
This documentary is the sixth installment of the BASICS Program Service. BASICS is an acronym standing for Being Aware Safe In Critical Situations. Each year High Fives produces a film on a safety topic and tours the film with an educational presentation across the country for schools, ski clubs, and industry professionals. The goal is to instill safety as a priority when on the mountain.
Lake Tahoe action sports professional JT Holmes aided in the development of the program in 2011. “BASICS was created as a way to catch young mountain sports athletes before they crash and suffer a life-altering injury,” he said.
Expected appearances from the athletes in the film to include:
John Jackson – Red Bull Athlete
Daron Rahlves – Redbull Athlete
JT Holmes – Redbull Athlete
Ralph Backstrom – GoPro Athlete
Cody LaPlante – Red Bull Athlete
Logan LaPlante – TED talk speaker
High Fives Cast Appearances:
Jeff Andrews – High Fives Athlete
Lyndsay Slocumb – High Fives Athlete
Eric Zerrener – High Fives Athlete
Steve Wallace – High Fives Athlete
Roy Tuscany – Executive Director, High Fives Foundation