WellesleyWeston Magazine

SUMMER 2013

Launched in 2005, WellesleyWeston Magazine is a quarterly publication tailored to Wellesley and Weston residents and edited to enrich the experience of living in two of Massachusetts' most desirable communities.

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2006 book, The Education of a Coach, to help fund AccessSport programs, including two paid internships at the organization each summer. "We want to encourage college students, typically physical therapy majors, who are interested in this type of career of working with people with disabilities," Belichick says. These days, she is a co-owner of the Art of Tile and Stone on Washington Street in Wellesley, and she still fields a team for the Mayor's Cup Regatta each year, racing in the name of the tile establishment and showroom. In The Mix About 2,000 people a year get moving in AccesSport programs. "The age range is 5 to 95, literally," says Lilley. "We recently supported a 95-year-old windsurfer, recovering from a stroke." The compelling mission of AccesSport has drawn in a diverse mix of people in the community, transcending the boundaries of families living with disabilities. "To me, the biggest differentiator of AccesSport is that it's never been about able-bodied versus disabled, or one population only," says Dan Gurian, a member of the board of directors and a wealth manager/senior portfolio man- AccesSport events are mixed, with everyone working together." Gurian has been involved for ten years, corralling a group of friends each summer 159 s u m m e r 2 0 1 3 | We l l e s l e y We s t o n M a g a z i n e ager at UBS Financial Services in Boston. "All

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