14-year-old Kai Lightner is a rising superstar in the world of climbing. With his amazing skill and ability, he hopes to one day become a sport-climbing world champion. Always looking for the next challenge, Kai relies on the support and encouragement of his mother to chase after his dreams.
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In this touching short film by George Knowles, meet Kai and his incredible mother as they climb to new heights together.
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