Sunrise Ascent of Mt Washington

Regionally renowned sports and recreation programs announce partnership for the fundraising event Sunrise Ascent of Mt Washington. New England Disabled Sports (Lincoln, NH) joins with Adaptive Sports Partners of the North Country (Franconia, NH) for the 6th annual ascent on August 2nd, 2015.


This unique event partners athletes with disabilities with teams of volunteers, or “mules” to assist with the 6288 foot elevation summit attempt up the Mt Washington Auto Road.


“We hope this event spreads awareness of the opportunities that people with disabilities have with sports and recreation,” remarked New England Disabled Sports Executive Director, Ralph Nelson. He continues “We also hope to showcase the determination and dedication of our athletes and volunteers.”

For more information, please visit the Sunrise Ascent webpage at