Handcycling is the fastest growing sport within the disabled community. The handcyclist rides a three wheeled bike that is totally powered via arm power. Handcycles vary greatly in style and performance. Handcycling Human Powered Vehicles Cycling Sports.
A handcycle is a type of human-powered land vehicle powered by the arms rather than the legs, as on a bicycle. (wikipedia)
- Wikipedia: A handcycle is a type of human-powered land vehicle powered by the arms rather than the legs, as on a bicycle. Most handcycles are tricycle in form, with two coasting rear wheels and one steerable powered front wheel. Despite usually having three wheels, they are also known as handbikes.
- Para-cycling - Para-cycling is the sport of cycling adapted for cyclists who have various disabilities. It is governed by the Union Cycliste Internationale. The sport consists of seven different events which include road and track races.
- Cycling at the Summer Paralympics - Cycling has been contested at every Summer Paralympic Games since the 1984 Summer Paralympics.
- Bicycle - A bicycle, also called a cycle or bike, is a human-powered, pedal-driven, single-track vehicle, having two wheels attached to a frame, one behind the other. A is called a cyclist, or bicyclist.
- Outline of cycling - Cycling, also called bicycling or biking, is the use of bicycles for transport, recreation, or for sport. Persons engaged in cycling are cyclists or bicyclists.
- Quadracycle (human-powered vehicle) - A quadracycle is a four-wheeled human-powered land vehicle. It is also referred to as a quadricycle, quadcycle, pedal car or four-wheeled bicycle amongst other terms.
- Recumbent bicycle - A recumbent bicycle is a bicycle that places the rider in a laid-back reclining position. Most recumbent riders choose this type of design for ergonomic reasons; the rider's weight is distributed comfortably over a larger area, supported by back and buttocks.
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- Hand Bluedome Man of Steel www
Hand cycling endurance trek of 2, Man of Steel,020 miles across Australia. Reports, route and team information. Bluedome Man of Steel.
- German Otto Bock - Handbike Racing Team www
German handbike racing team. Bock - Handbike Racing Team. News, hints and tips, plus European and world handbike links. In German and English. Otto Bock - Handbike Racing Team.
- Started Yahoo Groups: Handcyclists www
Started and maintained by Challenge Cycling. Yahoo Groups: Handcyclists.
- Resources Northeast Passage www
Resources for Hand cycling and Hand biking. Northeast Passage.
- National U.S. Handcycling Federation www
National governing body of American handcycling. U.S. Handcycling Federation.
- Provides United States Deaf Cycling Association (USDCA) www
Provides support, States Deaf Cycling Association (USDCA), education, and awareness for deaf cyclists. Features such items as an events calendar, membership information, photo gallery, and affiliated cycling club listing. United States Deaf Cycling Association (USDCA).
- Official Dory Selinger www
Official site provides profile, Selinger, racing history, photos, news, videos, and sponsors for this Paralympic cyclist from the US. Dory Selinger.
- Offers Dan Speas' Variable Exercise Bicycle www
Offers overview and photo gallery of a cable-driven bike with independent pedals and an infinite array of gear ratios. Speas' Variable Exercise Bicycle. It is useful as a rehabilitation tool. Features videos on the bike and riding. Dan Speas' Variable Exercise Bicycle.
- A Champiot www
A four-wheel rowing exerciser. Champiot. Videos, specifications, pictures, and how to order. Champiot.
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