Tips and tricks from people with spinal cord injuries (SCI).
Cushion between knees in boat
A cushion between the knees helps the user to maintain a good seated posture in a kayak for people with functional impairments
User places a cushion between her knees when sitting in the kayak.
RG Active Rehabilitation in Stockholm, has cushions in various sizes and lends them out for canoeing.
The cushion steadies the legs in the kayak and prevents them from rocking back and forth.
Together with her husband, her daughter, three dogs and a cat Lotta lives in a two-story house in the countryside. She is working as a volunteer for Rekryteringsgruppen (an organization of persons with spinal cord injuries). She was injured in 1983 and has a high paraglegia (TH 3). She does not have any personal assistance.
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