The Handy Upright Hand Cycle is a hand powered, three wheeled cycle that is safe and easy to use. With the Handy Upright, individuals with lower extremity, mobility or neurological disabilities, spinal cord injury and paraplegia can enjoy the benefits of riding a bike. Handy offers people with disabilities to improve their fitness as well as the opportunities to ride along side their family and friends.
Cycling is a great way of exercising to stay in shape or just for fun. Studies have shown, people who maintain a regular exercise program increase their chances of having a healthier heart, lower cholesterol levels, less stress, weight lost and improves their mental and emotional health.
With the Handy Upright Hand Cycle, wheelchair-users, people with Cerebral Palsy, Paraplegia neurological impairments or other mobility limitation can now improve their overall health and social interactions with family and friends.
Upper body strengthening is another benefit of hand powered cycling. Physically challenged athletes and tri-athletes use hand powered cycling for upper body strengthening and toning when preparing for athletic events. It is a great way to get in shape and stay in shape.