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ABC News – Today is Celebration: Katanning teenager hits the road

Disability Motorcycle

Fifteen-year-old West Australian teenager Shanniah Barker lives life in the fast lane. A photo essay by Eliza LaschDison. Updated 4 Jan 2017, 1:39pm Shanniah was born with spina bifida. Her mother and father, Angela and David, have ridden motorbikes for years. After a rigorous project of modifying a sidecar for Shanniah, they embarked on their…

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Modified Controls and Adapted Motorcycles – Paraplegic – Amputee

Modified Controls

The thought of an amputee or paraplegic riding a motorcycle may seem impossible. Thankfully this is not true. There are many modification possibilities that have been designed to suit a rider’s specific needs and allow the safe control of a motorcycle. Perhaps it was a hip replacement or arthritis that made you sell your bike.…

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Wheelchair Motorbike Group Ride

Ability Motorcycles website was created to enable the sharing of information and projects to benefit others. The focus of the website is to provide information related to motorcycles to improve access for people with disabilities. MISSION To assist people with physical or intellectual limitations achieve the goal and enjoyment of riding a motorcycle, either as…

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