Category: wheelchair bike

Jordan’s Wish Came True

 We made a new friend Jordan pictured here with his mom and their new Van Raam OPair with power pedal assist. They are thrilled to get back to cycling after he outgrew his old tow along attachment. With plenty of room for him to grow into the OPair and the electric power assist, they will be able to enjoy many…

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Congratulations to Zack – one of this years The Great Bike Giveaway contest winners!

Congratulations to Zack – one of this years The Great Bike Giveaway contest winners! After two unsuccessful years of entering the giveaway Zack and his family were ready to give up, but after seeing the possibility of winning such an awesome wheelchair transport bike like the OPair again they decided to go for it. This year Zack’s entire community rallied…

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Ryan’s Velo Plus brings out the Smiling Faces!

Congratulations to the Taylor family on their new purchase of a Van Raam Velo Plus wheelchair transport bike. Their 16 yr old son Ryan has a rare chromosome abnormality called Inverted Duplication and deletion 8p. The Velo Plus has made it possible for him to get out and enjoy the freedom and roads of cycling as a family, like anyone…

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Donovan’s New OPair

Check out Donavon Tate on his Van Raam OPair wheelchair transport bike with his Dad, Vince of Apple Valley, CA. The family fundraised through the Great Bike Giveaway to acquire the OPair last year, and sent  greetings of thanks to our Spinov8 dealer Bike-On for enabling Donavon to ride a bike.  His mother Heather had a nice message to share…

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The Chat Honored at EuroBike 2019

It’s official Van Raam have struck gold at the 2019 Euro Bike award show. Recognized in the LEV & Special Purpose Bikes category , the jury’s comments were as follows: “The rickshaw bike Chat has an impressive quality of detail. We found it very easy to ride and liked the wide range of safety features, especially the good visibility through…

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The Chat Has Arrived

The Cargo Bike we’ve all been waiting for! Developed over an 18-month period by Van Raam primarily for the Cycling Without Age programs (CWA), the Chat Rickshaw Bike will be available for Van Raam dealers to sell here in the U.S. and Canada. It features the widest seat of any of the CWA trishaws, 39 inches, and a footrest that…

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The Van Raam OPair is Shining Star for Wheelers Programs

There are several “Wheelers” programs across the United States, providing bicycle rides to adults and children who are unable to participate on their own, using the OPair. They love it, and find it to be a striking improvement over a different wheelchair transport bike that both the Portland Wheelers in Maine and the Sequim Wheelers in Washington used when they…

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