This page encompasses the basics of wheelchair racing for track, marathons, road racing, and other rim-pushing athletic events. In the future, we will add other adaptive Track & Field events.
There are few sports purer than a simple race, and the high intensity battle between streamlined wheelchairs is no different. No gears, no fancy tech, only pure human pushing across the line. However, like professional track, equipment plays a critical role, and people battle for the tenth of a second advantage a minor customization might provide.
Custom Aluminum Racing Chairs
No matter if you're a beginner or an elite athlete aluminum chairs are built for the user. It should fit like a glove for maximum performance and comfort. They can come in many forms including U, V, and sitting frames.
Custom Carbon Racing Chairs
Carbon Race Chairs have taken the sport to a new level. Cutting weight has maximized performance. Like Aluminum frames the chair is built to the user.
Check out the equipment options available. Specific accommodations exist for differing injury levels, but most racing chairs look very similar and differ in materials and performance features.