"Along the way, I realized that it's not about staying on the highest peak; not about the descent. It's really the journey, the emotions, the people you meet along the way... The journey is the reward."

Apart from being an acclaimed professional snowboarder (National Geographic's Adventurer of the Year 2013), Jeremy Jones is also an savvy businessman with his own line of tailored snowboards and an advocate of the environment with his work with Protect Our Winters (POW), which earned him the recognition of one of US President Barack Obama's 'Champions of Change' also in 2013. Know more about his struggles and what truly matters to him in his latest documentary film Higher, despite being regarded by many as a highly successful and celebrated athlete.

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