Easy Ridin’, Free Wheelin’ Wheelchairs

first_img First Heatwave Expected Next Week 18 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it For some persons with disabilities (PWD), the freedom to drive a four-wheeler is not enough. Some crave the open-air, easy riding freedom only bikes can give, and MobilityWorks knows it.MobilityWorks’ line of Conquest Wheelchair Motorcycle Trikes gives PWD’s the open air freedom they crave, with a level of performance and independence that was previously unattainable.The Conquest Trikes are the finest wheelchair accessible motorbikes in the world, so good even regular bike aficionados would drool over it. This is because the Conquest uses a new 1170cc BMW R1200 motorcycle, modified to let wheelchair-bound riders experience ultimate performance and maneuverability.PWD’s who want to see the Conquest trike in action would have set an appointment first for test drive need to be pre-arranged in advance to give MobilityWorks time to schedule a secure location for safety and insurance reasons.Serious customers who want to conquer the road and schedule a test drive should fill out a request info first at http://www.mobilityworks.com/inquirytrikeform.php.Riding a wheelchair is one thing, driving a car with a wheelchair is another. But to drive a high-performance motorbike with a wheelchair?Prepare to have your mind blown.Mobility Works is located at 325 N. Altadena Drive in Pasadena. To learn more about what they can offer you, visit www.mobilityworks.com/pasadena or call (888) 713-8714. Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Subscribe Top of the News Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Virtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDScenter_img Make a comment Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  Community News COVER: Right Easy Ridin’, Free Wheelin’ Wheelchairs MobilityWorks offers disabled people the ability to roam free, not just in four-wheeled vehicles, but in open-air trikes too By FRANZ A.D. MORALES Published on Friday, May 31, 2013 | 2:26 pm More Cool Stuff HerbeautyThese Are 15 Great Style Tips From Asian WomenHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty10 Questions To Start Conversation Way Better Than ‘How U Doing?’HerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyCostume That Makes Actresses Beneath Practically UnrecognizableHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty6 Trends To Look Like A Bombshell And 6 To Forget AboutHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty12 Signs He’s Ready To Spend The Rest Of His Life With YouHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyBohemian Summer: How To Wear The Boho Trend RightHerbeautyHerbeauty Business News Community News Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadenalast_img read more

SunSquabi Announces Denver Hometown Throwdown With Russ Liquid Test, Escort, And More

first_imgColorado’s SunSquabi has been blowing up in recent years, with the trio solidly placed at the center of the live electro-funk scene. The band—composed of Chris Anderson (drums), Josh Fairman (bass/synth), and Kevin Donohue (guitar/keys/production)—has had a huge year already, releasing a brand new EP, Deluxe, in April and gaining fans nationwide at festivals like Summer Camp, Electric Forest, and Camp Bisco. However, at its heart, the group is a Colorado staple, and today, the band announced that they would be showing their home state some major love.SunSquabi Shares Video Of Jason Hann Sit-In From Texas PerformanceOn November 11th, SunSquabi will take over the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver for a hometown throwdown of giant proportions, which will also double as the group’s largest headlining performance to date. The show presented by GRiZ’s All Good Records will also tap New Orleans’ The Russ Liquid Test, Brooklyn’s Escort (live band), and Canada’s Defunk, in addition to tweener sets presented by Flamingosis, ensuring a non-stop dance party that runs late into the night.Papadosio And Sunsquabi Take Over Red Rocks For Re:Creation [Photos/Pro-Shot Video]As TUNES Ambassadors for the Oskar Blues CAN’d Aid Foundation, SunSquabi works with the Colorado brewery by supporting local public school music programs through musical workshops and instrument donations. As an added bonus, the trio will donate $1 from all tickets sold for this show to this worthy cause. Check out more about SunSquabi here, and don’t forget to snag tickets for this must-see show here, with tickets going on-sale today at 12 pm (MST).[Photo: Silky Shots]last_img read more

Driver Dead in Oakdale Crash

first_imgSign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York A 68-year-old man who may have suffered a medical emergency died in a car crash in his hometown of Oakdale on Tuesday evening, Suffolk County police said.Matthew Traub was driving his Prius eastbound on Montauk Highway when it crossed into the opposite lane of traffic and struck an unoccupied parked vehicle in a strip mall parking lot at 6:45 p.m., police said. The first parked vehicle flipped over and struck a second parked vehicle that had two people inside.The victim was taken to Southside Hospital in Bay Shore, where he was pronounced dead. The Suffolk County Medical Examiner’s office will perform an autopsy to determine his cause of death.A woman struck in the third vehicle refused medical attention, and her passenger was not hurt.Fifth Squad detectives impounded the victim’s vehicle, are continuing the investigation and ask anyone with information about this crash to call them at 631-854-8552.last_img read more

“I want to play at the Bernabeu for Real Madrid”

first_img Promoted ContentCouples Who Celebrated Their Union In A Unique, Unforgettable Way7 Universities Where Getting An Education Costs A Hefty Penny5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme ParksWho Is The Most Powerful Woman On Earth?11 Most Immersive Game To Play On Your Table Top8 Superfoods For Growing Hair Back And Stimulating Its GrowthCan Playing Too Many Video Games Hurt Your Body?Fantastic-Looking (and Probably Delicious) Bread ArtTop 10 Most Romantic Nations In The WorldThe Best Cars Of All Time10 Risky Jobs Some Women Do8 Shows You Didn’t Want To Watch At The End “It’s clear that a club like Real Madrid is not like the rest. They are all top quality players and it is very difficult to earn yourself a spot there, but I’ll keep on working and I’ll wait for an opportunity,” he told ‘AS’.Kubo showed his ambition in pre-season, when he was in the first team, and now at Mallorca. “It all depends on me and I will have a place at Real. Right now I’m at Mallorca to give it my best and to show that I can be there,” he added.The Japanese confessed that he still does not know what he will do next year, but he has a clear idea. “My preference is clear: be able to play at the Bernabeu with a Real Madrid shirt on. That is what I’m learning for now,” he confessed. He was at Barcelona. but a ban led to him returning to Japan. Once he turned 18, Take Kubo chose Real Madrid, who is hoping to triumph at in the near future. Real Madrid beat the rest of the clubs to a Japanese player who looks to be promising for now and the future. Kubo recalled how Real Madrid persuaded him to return to Spain.“When I turned 18, on 4th June, Real Madrid said they wanted to come to Japan and they visited me. Their plan for the future tipped the balance. It was very exciting. You realise that at Real Madrid you are treated like another person of the family,” he insisted.At 18, Kubo arrived at Real Madrid and formed part of the pre-season. “At the beginning I was a bit nervious about having players famous the world over at my side, but I gradually adapted to it. Zidane treated me very well. He is a coach who is alert to the details,” he explained.Kubo signed for Barcelona when he was just 10. A FIFA ban for Barcelona meant he could not play for them for a year so he went back to Japan to continue his development.Kubo dreams about triumphing at the Bernabeu.Read Also: Messi welcomes Barcelona’s approach for Inter Milan’s forward“I’m very grateful to Barcelona as well as FC Tokyo, Yokohama Marinos and now Mallorca. Also to all the players, coaches and the people who helped me develop and helped me to be the player I am,” he specified.The Japanese spoke about one player in particular at Barcelona, Lionel Messi. “I don’t know him in person, but he is someone to look up to for many youngsters who want to become footballers and also for current players. He is for me and for many left footers who aren’t very tell and whose main characteristics are dribbling and using the ball well. Messi is the best at that,” Kubo concluded.FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 center_img Loading… Takefusa Kubo is one of Real Madrid’s great hopes for the future. The Japanese is currently on loan at Mallorca, who would have faced Real Madrid this Sunday had it not been for the corona break.Advertisementlast_img read more