What are Adaptive Trailers and Strollers and How do They Work?

When looking for a bicycle trailer for your disabled loved one, it's essential to consider various factors. Here, we break down key points to help you make an informed decision:

Trailer and Jogging Stroller Combos

  • Rising Popularity: Trailer and jogging stroller combos are gaining popularity as families shift to cycling and walking.
  • Choosing the Best Fit: Selecting the right trailer for your family can be overwhelming, but understanding key considerations is crucial.
  • Product Design: Our special needs products have undergone years of improvement, ensuring they cater to a wide range of individuals and families.

Medical Use vs. Recreational Use

  • Purpose: These trailers are not meant to replace primary mobility equipment but serve as recreational additions, allowing your loved one to enjoy outdoor activities.
  • Financial Assistance: Explore organizations related to your loved one's specific disability for potential financial assistance. Check with insurance companies as well.

Size and Weight Considerations

  • ASTM Standards: Industry standards recommend bicycle trailers pull no more than 100lbs. Adjust your cycling style for higher weight capacities.
  • Height Matters: Consider the individual's height first, followed by weight. The head should not extend above the trailer frame for safety.

Special Considerations for Severe Disabilities

  • Usability Factors: Assess height, weight, muscle tone, and general awareness. Consult with healthcare professionals for advice on your loved one's specific needs.


    WIKE’s Special Features

    • Canopy Design: WIKE's special needs trailers feature a retractable canopy for easy transfers and protection. Side zippers enhance accessibility.
    • Built-in Roll Cage: Both Large and Extra-Large Special Needs Trailers include a built-in roll cage for safety during rollovers.
    • Size Options: WIKE trailers cater to various sizes, accommodating individuals from 40” to 70” with weight capacities from 50lbs to 150lbs.


    • Consultation: Reach out to WIKE for advice on trailer suitability for your loved one. Consider the inclusive features and design tailored for diverse abilities.

    Choosing the right special needs bicycle trailer involves thoughtful consideration of your family's specific needs and preferences. WIKE’s range of products aims to make outdoor activities accessible and enjoyable for everyone.

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