Updated: Nov 5
October 31, 2023 -- The Rotary Club of the Capital City was pleased to welcome Yo Sobha, Tony Luparello, and Wes Hall, with North Carolina Adapted Sports, an inclusive and equitable community for individuals with physical disabilities. Wes Hall spoke extensively about projects that make available Triangle-Area off-road trails and specialized equipment like recumbent e-cycles, to afford the same opportunities to adapted athletes as their able-bodied peers.
From left to right: Yo Sobha is Vice President Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at YMCA of the Triangle and Board Member of NC Adapted Sports; Tony Luparello is Director of Marketing and Cofounder of NC Adapted Sports; and Wes Hall is CEO & Cofounder of NC Adapted Sports. Wes has been an adapted athlete for 37 years.
Club President Ed Hagy takes a recumbent e-cycle on an off-road trip around the room.
Before our speakers took the podium, our club showed off their Halloween costumes.