Press Coverage

29 10, 2013

Boy Scout gives back to others with help from his RoughRider

By | 2017-07-19T22:20:26+00:00 October 29th, 2013|Media, Press Coverage|0 Comments

The main goal here at Whirlwind is to help people go where they want.  In Will Krajewski's case this meant going with his Boy Scout troop to the  Boy Scouts of America National Jamboree, an event that only happens every four years.  Watch this incredible documentary below showing Will at the Jamboree motivating his troop

21 08, 2013

Whirlwind Wheelchairs Brings More Joy To Camp Joy

By | 2017-07-19T22:20:26+00:00 August 21st, 2013|Press Coverage|0 Comments

Baylee, a camper of the youth with Spina Bifida Camp Joy program, with Paige's Princess Foundation Fundraisers, who made the RoughRiders possible.Camp Joy is now more accessible to a variety of campers thanks to the addition of the Whirlwind RoughRider wheelchair.  Camp Joy, located in Clarksville, Ohio, is an independent, non-profit organization that specializes in

26 02, 2013

Findings and Recommendations from Whilrwind’s Assistive Technology Research on the Navajo Reservation

By | 2017-07-19T22:20:26+00:00 February 26th, 2013|Article, Press Coverage|0 Comments

Kim at the Canyon de Chelly Kim D. Reisinger, Ph.D, director of Whirlwind's Assistive Technology Research (ATR) Division,  recently concluded a major survey research project on the awareness of, access to, and acquisition of low-cost, high-quality Assistive Technology (AT) devices and services on the Navajo Nation.  The research was funded by a grant

19 04, 2012

ASME Student Project

By | 2017-07-19T22:20:30+00:00 April 19th, 2012|Article, Press Coverage|0 Comments

Members of San Francisco State’s Student Section of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) are working with Whirlwind on building a hand-powered front-wheel-drive tricycle as a club project. The club has been responsible for welding, fabricating, and contributing to the iterative design process through testing. “The team of undergraduate students is learning valuable skills