Newsletters

2016 Annual Newsletter

In this issue:

  • Supporting the Peace Process in Colombia
  • International Development and Humanitarian Assistance
  • OmniRider™ Wheelchair Design Update
  • If Bike Wheels Could Be Used on Wheelchairs
  • SF Homeless Get Wheelchairs Repaired
  • RoughRiders® in our National Parks

Download the 2016 Newsletter here.

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2015 Annual Newsletter

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In this issue:

  • Introducing the Whiz Kid™
  • (Em)Powering RoughRiders in Tbilisi, Georgia
  • The Whirlwind-Huckstep: A Lifelong Chair?
  • Bringing the RoughRider to India
  • Announcing Whirlwind’s New Board of Directors

Download the 2015 Newsletter here.

January 4th, 2016|

2014 Whirlwind Wheelchair Newsletter

Download Newsletter 2014 here

In this issue:

  • Whirlwind moves to Berkeley
  • Introducing RoughRider America
  • Ebola Halts WPAC in Sierra Leone
  • Hand Cycles and RoughRiders in Ethiopia
  • 25th Anniversary of the ADA

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Summer 2014 NewsNotes

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In this issue:

  • Whirlwind Leaves SF State
  • Science Building Closure
  • RoughRider Fan Mail
  • WPAC Grant Updates
  • Project Homeless Connect

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2013 Whirlwind Wheelchair Newsletter

Eric Thompson and his Whirlwind RoughRider overlooking Blackwater Canyon in West Virginia

Eric Thompson and his Whirlwind RoughRider overlooking Blackwater Canyon in West Virginia

In this issue:

  • Taking on the Lindy Point Trail
  • Whirlwind Launches First Two WPACs
  • Hand-Cycle Trike Prototype Ready to Ride
  • Georgia Project Huge Success
  • Will Power
  • Ironside

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2012 Whirlwind Annual Newsletter

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In this issue:

  • Handcycle trike development update
  • Meet Dennis, Brian, and Crystal who are some of the first RoughRider users in the USA
  • Introducing new teammates Laura and Kaleen
  • Memoriam: Dwight and Vivian Johnson
  • Letter from Whirlwind’s Executive Director

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