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Hardcore sitting

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Hardcore Sitting is the sport of riding wheelchairs in skateparks and other skatebording and BMX environments. This could also be called wheelchair skateboarding. Some even take their super-modified, often custom built chairs, to ski resorts and ride the downhill mountain bike trails.

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Contents

Things to think about

Stability vs Agility

-Frame design

-Axle placement

-Wheel camber

-Casters: placement, suspension

-Seat positioning, style


Strength vs Weigh

-Frame design/material

-Wheels: rims, spoke pattern, etc


Accessories

-Seat cushioning

-Grind plate: front to back, side to side

-Lapbelt

-Footrest



Aaron Fotheringham


Trevor Snowden


Tyler Deith


Stacy Kohut


Kevin Crombie


Others


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