There are all kinds of adaptive bikes to suite all the different kinds of adaptations that kids need. Some of the bikes that work best can very expensive – far more expensive that the bike we designed for Little Ding. Luckily, there are some charities that work to raise money to fund the purchases like Variety – the Children’s Charity. Their Pittsburg branch has a “My Bike program that
Provides adaptive bikes to children with disabilities so they may have the freedom of a bike & the joy of riding alongside friends.
Recently, an 8-year with Cerebral Palsy, received her bike thanks to the My Bike Program.
She has been looking forward to riding a bike with her twin sister, and now she’ll get the chance this spring. Read more about this happy biking story here. And you can read more about the Variety Pittsburg My Bike Program here.