From those with simple balance problems to more involved cases of Cerebral Palsy, Spina Bifida, Down Syndrome, head injury, Muscular Dystrophy, Autism and little people, the Discovery series offers therapy and fun.
This bike provides children with the external support necessary for them to work on their own strength and coordination while increasing their motivation.
This bike has the traditional Discovery features, which even includes the new rear steering option, and a cool squeaky animal horn.
- Optional rear steering system available that allows the caregiver to steer, or brake from the rear of the mobility device. Once the rider becomes more comfortable with reciprocal movement, an adjustment can be made allowing the rider to control, or assist with the navigation of the bike.
- The pass through design, and adjustable handlebars that can move completely out of the way for easy unobstructed on/off transfers, make this model very user friendly.
- Features an adjustable seat in low back or high back styles complete with safety belt(s).
- The unique crank and sprocket that can be adjusted in all directions to accommodate different hip to foot positions.
- Discreet assistance handle so the rider can learn to ride and stop with a little help.
- Independently adjustable handlebars and telescopic posts move up, down, or forward to meet the special needs of the riders.
- Direct drive and low gear ratios that make pedaling easy for a beginner, yet challenging for an aggressive rider.
- Velcro straps to keep feet on the pedals and optional supporting foot plates. (Adjustable neoprene, or molded ABS plastic)
- Locking hand brake mechanisms for easy mounting and dismounting.
- Quick release bolts on all adjustable components.
- Powder baked paint ensures durability, years of good looks.
- Sizing Guide: Inseam: 6″-13″
- Inseam: Measurement of inside leg, from crotch to the bottom of riders shoe
- Max Load: 60 lbs
- Bike Weight: 40 lbs
- Wheel Size: 12″
- Frame Height without seat: 21″
- Total Length: 42″
- Rear Steering option adds 12″ to length of bike
- Width: 29″