With the abundance of research available on the subject, more therapists and families now recognize the wide world of benefits to be gained from engaging in tricycle riding.
Elberton, GA (PRWEB) October 28, 2013
Rehabmart.com, an online e-commerce company that sells rehabilitation and medical supplies, has joined into a distribution agreement with Triaid, Incorporated, to offer their tricycles for special needs children and adults to a wider consumer marketplace. As the American division of Theraplay, Ltd., who is headquartered in Scotland, Triaid is based in Cumberland, Maryland. A quickly growing, international company, Triaid/Theraplay have additionally opened offices in Norway, Ireland, Sweden, Greece, Austria, Taiwan, Australia and Israel. With over 20 years experience in the development, design and manufacture of fitness, exercise and recreational equipment for children and adults with special needs and disabilities, this company exhibits a committed focus for innovation and creativity.
Offering two basic product groups with special needs tricycles and special needs handcycles, Triaid delivers equipment that is appealing to both children and adults of all ages and abilities. With the crossover ability to be utilized for home, school, therapy or recreation, their tricycles and handcycles provide standard and optional features not found in competitors' products, a uniqueness that Triaid consistently strives to maintain. Even the most physically challenged user can ride this equipment with feelings of security with the well balanced handling and broad wheelbase, along with the extensive range of positional accessories that are available.
Incorporating a variety of three gearing levels for children and adults of varying abilities, Triaid's tricycle choices include the Imp trike featuring a low gear ratio and smaller handlebars for younger children; the rugged Terrier trike with 16 inch wheels and an alloy caliper brake with a parking brake mechanism for children from 4 1/2 years old and up; the robust TMX trike with 20 inch wheels specifically designed to accommodate larger and heavier children; and the Tracker trike with 24 inch wheels for teenagers and adults.
“We are delighted to introduce more consumers to the fabulous special needs tricycles and handcycles from Triaid,” said Hulet Smith, OTR/L, MBA and CEO of Rehabmart. “With the abundance of research available on the subject, more therapists and families now recognize the wide world of benefits to be gained from engaging in tricycle riding. This fun activity not only helps to bring families closer together by sharing an enjoyable experience with each other, but riding a trike additionally provides exceptional therapeutic benefits with its muscle stimulation and cardiovascular exercise.”
About Rehabmart.com http://www.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 provide superior customer service, competitive pricing and exceptional product offerings.