Sunrise Medical Introduces New Quickie® Hand Bike to US Market
FRESNO, Calif., October 3, 2016 — Today, Sunrise Medical introduced the Quickie® Attitude manual and hybrid electric hand bikes in the U.S. following a successful entry into the European market more than a year ago.
The Attitude docks and undocks effortlessly within seconds and requires the addition of only two pins to attach the hand bike to the user's Quickie rigid model wheelchair. With the Attitude, users gain all the health benefits of hand biking including improved strength, stamina and cardiovascular fitness, while enjoying an exhilarating, secure riding experience.
John Boa, Sunrise Medical channel manager, called the Quickie Attitude an exciting addition to the Sunrise Medical recreational and sports portfolio of products, delivering both lifestyle and rehabilitative benefits to its users.
"The Quickie Attitude is a lightweight, advanced bike that perfectly complements the active lifestyle of the Quickie user, transforming the manual wheelchair into a hand bike," said Boa. "Not only does the Attitude provide clear health benefits, but it also offers incredible maneuverability, the freedom of recreational cycling and the social inclusion and fun that comes with it."
The Attitude is available in 2 models, the manual Quickie Attitude's 30-speed gearing, disc brake system and easy single-hand grip shift ensure smooth speed control and exceptional driving performance. The 250 Watt electric motor, standard on the hybrid electric Attitude, helps to reduce fatigue and has plenty of power for challenging hill climbs or for a little extra speed with it's needed. Both models are customizable and are available in 28 eye-catching colors to add a touch of personal style.
For videos, images, and additional information about the manual and hybrid electric Quickie Attitude hand bikes, please visit www.QuickieAttitude.com.