Joe McAlpine - wheelAIR case study

Joe McAlpine – staying cool on holiday with wheelAIR

Name: Joe McAlpine Age: 36 Condition: Neurological Tested the wheelAIR: During his week long holiday to Gran Canaria in the Canary Islands. Joe took his wheelAIR on holiday to Gran Canaria – where temperatures averaged around 28°C – to help him stay cool in his wheelchair. He now considers the wheelAIR to be a holiday essential. Read…

Michael Kerr - wheelAIR brand ambassador

Michael Kerr – staying cool during WCR training with wheelAIR

Athlete name: Michael Kerr Date of birth: 13.10.1982 Sport: Wheelchair rugby (World champion and double Paralympian) Condition: C6/7 spinal cord injury Tested the wheelAIR: When training in UK for wheelchair rugby tournaments Our brand ambassador Michael lives for sport and spends a lot of his time training for wheelchair rugby tournaments and exercising. Michael has been putting…

Corien Staels TedxTalk

Let’s build an accessible world – Corien Staels TedxTalk

Have you ever properly taken a moment to think about the world from the perspective of someone with a disability? Our CEO Corien Staels realised she hadn’t until the first meeting with her university dissertation tutor who was paraplegic. Her tutor explained to Corien that she struggled every day with overheating in her wheelchair. From…