Riding

– a way for people with high paraplegia to ride a horse

The user on horse (Photo: http://mabragarden.wordpress.com/tag/annika-palm/)
The user on horse (Photo: http://mabragarden.wordpress.com/tag/annika-palm/)

The user controls the horse with just hands and voice, see also

youtube.com/watch?v=eUvh5TDzTHE (Riding and transfer)

youtube.com/watch?v=V1TMkbVivOs (Annikas history and riding)

youtube.com/watch?v=zkH4HGLZr8w (Riding lessons), last checked June 2021.

She transfers to the horse with a lift and uses a custom seat with trunk support, see related tips.

This tip is from 2013

User with her horse
User with her horse

Related tips

Transfer to horse
Transfer to horse
Lift that enables transfer to horse - opportunity for wheelchair users.
Saddle
Saddle
Saddle with trunk support enables a person with compromised trunk balance to ride a horse..

Tipsare: Annika

Since 1992 Annika has a high paraplegia.