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Belle - staying cooling whilst dog walking with wheelAIR

Belle S.H. – staying cool whilst dog walking (& more) with wheelAIR

Belle Sherratt Holman – staying cool whilst dog walking (& more) with wheelAIR Age: 30 years old Job: Volunteer prop maker and model Condition: Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome with hyper-mobility. My chronic pelvis pain syndrome means I use wheelchair over distances 10 meters. I would describe myself as quite a colourful individual – and not just in hair colour!…

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Samanta Bullock - staying cool with wheelAIR in London

Samanta Bullock – staying cool & collected in London with wheelAIR

Samanta Bullock – staying cool, calm & collected in London with wheelAIR Age: 40 years old Job: Model, athlete, public speaker Condition: Spinal Cord Injury – T12-L1 paraplegic I live a pretty full-on lifestyle. As a model, an ambassador for Parallel London and Fashion Inclusivo as well as a public speaker – I have plenty to juggle.…

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Daniel Ryan wheelAIR case study - staying cool whilst camping

Daniel Ryan – staying cool whilst camping with wheelAIR

Daniel Ryan – staying cool whilst camping with wheelAIR Age: 34 years old Job: Tattoo artist Condition: Ehlers-Danlos syndrome I am a tattoo artist who works at a Tattoo Parlour in the West Midlands. I would consider myself to be a very friendly guy… I get to meet people from all walks of life because…

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Sophie Bevan wheelAIR PRO case study. Wheelchair and PRO backrest in countryside.

Sophie Bevan – staying cool at work and play with wheelAIR

Sophie Bevan – staying cool at work and play with wheelAIR Age: 26 Job: Student services administrator at the University of Nottingham Condition: cerebral palsy I love my job at the Uni of Nottingham helping students… and in my spare time, I am a bit of a thrill seeker. Since I’ve been in school, I…

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Tom Wells – staying cool in the holiday sun with wheelAIR

Name: Tom Wells Age: 48 Condition: Spinal cord injury – permanent paraplegia at T5/T6 vertebral level Occupation: Hospital doctor – Consultant Medical Oncologist Tested the wheelAIR: Whilst on holiday to La Gomera in the Canaries Tom used the wheelAIR for staying cool in the holiday sun. The wheelAIR was put to the test in 28°C heat whilst Tom visited…

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Jamie Hamblin - bespoke wheelAIR case study

Jamie Hamblin – staying cool with his bespoke wheelAIR

Name: Jamie Hamblin Condition: Learning disability, paralysis of the right leg, epilepsy and severe eczema Tested the wheelAIR: Every day since the onset of summer and the heatwave Jamie lives in a Choice Care Group care home in England for adults with complex needs. Jamie experiences numerous problems associated with overheating. He also has a uniquely designed wheelchair…

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Jay Anderson - wheelAIR case study

Jay Anderson: staying constantly comfortable with wheelAIR

Name: Jay Anderson Age: 46 Condition: Spina bifida – operational spinal cord injury Tested the wheelAIR: Whilst training for wheelchair rugby & generally during the heat of the summer Jay was one of the first people to use the wheelAIR last summer, when she was a key feature in our product video. Jay is a sports…

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Gemma Lumsdaine - wheelAIR case study 3

Gemma Lumsdaine – staying cool during training with wheelAIR

Name: Gemma Lumsdaine Age: 20 Condition: Cerebral Palsy Tested the wheelAIR: Whilst training for wheelchair rugby & generally during the heat of the summer Gemma started using the wheelAIR whilst she modelled for our summer photoshoot. Having played wheelchair sports from a young age, she is now a key member of many sports teams around the UK.…

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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…

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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…

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Alistair Johnston – staying cool during recovery with wheelAIR

Glasgow’s Inter Spinal Games team 2018 – Alistair is on the far right.   Name: Alistair Johnston Age: 34 Spinal injury level: T4 Time since injury: 6 months Tested the wheelAIR: During his rehabilitation in Queen Elizabeth Spinal Unit in Glasgow Alistair recently sustained a spinal cord injury and is now spending his time at…

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Antony Cotterill wheelAIR case study credit tennis foundation

Antony Cotterill – staying cool at Australian Open with wheelAIR

Athlete name: Antony Cotterill Date of birth: 13.02.80 Sport: Wheelchair tennis Tested the wheelAIR: During the Australian Open January 2018 Antony spends a lot of his time travelling to very warm climates for competitions as a professional wheelchair tennis player. Luckily enough, we got to know Antony just before he left for the Australian Open through…

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