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The Coolest Adaptive Trike Ever!

The Coolest Adaptive Trike Ever!

As you probably know,  when I started this blog, I was researching adaptive bike options for the youngest rider in our family – LD, aka “Little Ding”.   We discovered the folks at the The Bike Rack in St. Charles IL, who run Creative Mobility -they specialize in providing the right equipment needs for adaptive […]

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Chicago-area Project Mobility Gets a write-up in Momentum Magazine

Chicago-area Project Mobility Gets a write-up in Momentum Magazine

Today I’m posting about a recent article on the Momentum Magazine site about adaptive bike designer Hal Honeyman who is also the owner of The Bike Rack out in St. Charles IL, and founder of Project Mobility. We bought the bike for Little Ding from The Bike Rack, and have attended a couple events where […]

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Up Close With Some Adaptive Bikes For Kids

Up Close With Some Adaptive Bikes For Kids

Little Ding is doing a new round of physical therapy at the RIC (Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago) and while we were waiting to start his session the other night we decided to check out a couple of the Freedom Concepts adaptive trikes they keep around to use as part of therapy.  The RIC is a […]

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An Amazing Donation of an Amazing Bike

One of the many great things about the adaptive bikes that I wrote about on Tuesday – JoRide Bikes – is that they are pretty affordable.  Adaptive bikes can be very expensive – some cost as must as $2500!  And that’s for a child’s bike that may well be outgrown.  JoRide Bikes aren’t going to […]

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Everybody Ride! A Local Bike Manufacturer & His Inspiration

Everybody Ride! A Local Bike Manufacturer & His Inspiration

While I may ride a Dutch bike, that’s not the standard bike for everyone in my family. My stepson a.k.a.  “Little Ding” took up biking this past spring when we found a way to adapt a standard kid’s bike to work with some of the unique challenges his Cerebral Palsy brings to riding a bike. […]

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Happy Thanksgiving From My Dutch Bike Family to Yours

Happy Thanksgiving From My Dutch Bike Family to Yours

Happy Thanksgiving everyone! From my Dutch family (those are our initials carved into the pie) to yours!

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Where are You Riding Your Bike This Weekend?

Where are You Riding Your Bike This Weekend?

Yes, yes, it’s not Friday yet, but ya got to start planning your weekend before Friday or you’ll hit yourself on the forehead and say D’oh!  I wish I would have known about that event earlier in the week!” A lot of us ride every day, and use our bikes for our basic transportation. But […]

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