Thursday, August 6, 2020

Tag: Electric Bike

Quadriplegic man cycles 250 miles across Kenya steering with his chin

Published: March 20, 2020 | Spinal Cord Injury:

A QUADRIPLEGIC man has cycled 250 miles across Kenya using a motorised quad bike — that he steered by using his chin.

Inspirational Andy Walker MBE, who was paralysed in a diving accident in 2006, took on the monstrous trek through Rift Valley to Lake Victoria as part of a charity cycle challenge.

Paralyzed Outdoors Man Designs Bike To Cycle Woods Again

Published: January 20, 2019 | Spinal Cord Injury:

Christian Bagg was an avid outdoorsman when a 1996 accident left him paralyzed from the waist down.

World’s first electric trike for quadriplegics is making dreams a reality

Published: April 8, 2014 | Spinal Cord Injury: ,

Chris Wenner Horizon electric trikeIt’s all about mobility and independence, and the new Horizon electric tricycle — designed by a disabled psychologist — offers both.

In a reoccurring dream Chris Wenner had, he went to bike shops in search of something he could ride as a quadriplegic. “The dreams started about 10 years after my diving injury,” says Wenner, now a Tucson-based psychologist. “They involved different bike shops, but the understanding was always that if I could find just the right components, I could ride again.”

Horizon: The Disability Proof All-Terrain Electric Bike

Published: March 15, 2014 | Spinal Cord Injury: ,

Disabled or not, the Horizon trike is ready for your adventure. Adaptive to your physical ability, electric, all-terrain… AWESOME