In May of 2009, Pablo Franck took an eighty foot fall onto a ledge, resulting in the eventual amputation of his right ankle. With the help of Paradox Sports and Mountain Hardwear athlete Matt Wilder, Pablo hopes to develop the skills to lead his first trad pitch.

Paradox Sports from Mountain Hardwear on Vimeo.

Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.

Paradox Sports seeks to recognize and foster an individual’s potential and strength, defying the assumption that people with a physical disability can’t lead a life of excellence. We provide inspiration, opportunities and specialized adaptive equipment so that the physically disabled can be active participants in human-powered outdoor sports. This mission, coupled with an individualized mentorship program and a strong volunteer ethic, ensures success by providing opportunities for everyone to give back to the community.

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