The Landon McGauley project is an on-going mission of the High Fives Winter Empowerment Program Service. High Fives Athlete: Landon, a 16-year-old downhill mountain biker from Quesnel, B.C. Canada suffered a paralyzing spinal cord injury during a race on July 4, 2010. With the help of the High Fives Foundation, the highly motivated young athlete, Landon is pursuing a dream of making the Canadian Paralympic Ski Team (currently a member of the British Columbian Development Team) and competing in the 2014 Sochi, Russia Paralympic Games.
Credit: Nik David Sullivan and Nicky B Pictures (B and D S
Skier: Landon McGauley
Location: Squaw Valley, Alpine Meadows, Sugar Bowl