Solid, stable and strong, this trike accommodates users up to 150 pounds.
Elberton, GA (PRWEB) April 01, 2013
Rehabmart.com, an online e-commerce company that sells rehabilitation and medical supplies, has joined into a distribution agreement with Freedom Concepts, Incorporated, to offer their Discovery Series DCP 16 Pediatric Trike to a wider consumer audience. Founded in 1991 by Ken Vanstraelen, Freedom Concepts develops, designs and manufactures bicycles and other mobility devices to help children and adults of all ages and abilities enjoy the simple joys of movement. They collaborate with medical professionals, therapists and families to create superior quality products that offer the utmost in safety, performance, functionality and aesthetic appeal for users with varying special needs.
“The cycle of mobility—it’s more than a tagline,” said Ken Vanstraelen. “It’s the idea that every one of us at Freedom Concepts is dedicated to. Creating handcrafted products with pride, quality and ingenuity, with the goal of providing therapy, recreation, fun, and most of all, freedom.” And as one of the best exemplifications of this philosophy, their Discovery Series DCP 16 Pediatric Trike is the mobility device that started it all for this company. Specifically intended for therapy and fun, this is Freedom Concepts’ original model which remains one of their most popular products today. Kids love the fun colors, awesome design and smooth ride, enhancing their expressions of freedom and letting them create their own “sense of cool”.
Perfect for children with cerebral palsy, Down syndrome, spina bifida, autism, muscular dystrophy, dwarfism and many other conditions ranging from simple balance problems to more severe neurological issues, the Discovery DCP 16 offers a wide range of features to customize this trike to any user’s unique requirements. It adapts easily from one rider to another with its quick release mechanisms, making customization quick and easy and perfectly suited for use by therapists, therapy and rehab centers, and schools. An optional rear steering system is also available, allowing caregivers to brake or steer from the back of the trike.
“We are thrilled to introduce more consumers to the feature-rich Discovery DCP 16 Pediatric Trike from Freedom Concepts,” said Hulet Smith, OTR/L, MBA and CEO of Rehabmart. “Solid, stable and strong, this trike accommodates users up to 150 pounds and highlights a direct drive and low gear ratios that make pedaling easier for a beginner; a crank and sprocket with the ability to be adjusted in all directions to allow diverse hip and foot positions; locking hand brake mechanisms for easier mounting and dismounting; Velcro straps to maintain feet on the pedals and to provide optional support; safety belts; adjustable handlebars that can be moved out of the way; and an adjustable low back or high back seat. We are proud to offer this fun and therapeutic trike, and all of the fabulous mobility devices from Freedom Concepts to our customers at Rehabmart.com.”
As an Occupational Therapist, the founder of Rehabmart, Hulet Smith, has the breadth of knowledge and experience necessary to match the needs of his customers with the very latest innovative products in the field of medical supplies and rehabilitation equipment. As a parent of special needs children, he has a personal interest in finding the best products to improve the lives of those who are disabled and medically challenged. Rehabmart.com is committed to providing superior customer service, competitive pricing and exceptional product offerings.