COGY, pedal wheelchair
July 31, 2018
We are going to organise COGY Clubs.
Express your interest. We will be good to go when it reaches 10 people. Anyone with walking difficulties can join, after individual COGY-instruction session (free of charge). We will have a venue to store COGY, and where someone is a...
July 22, 2018
2 COGYs and 4 riders joined the parade by Touch Compass, on Saturday 21st July. Yes, we took turns.
We met at silo park at 4.30pm, guessing it will take almost 1 hour to get ready, and we wanted to finish preparing before it becomes dark. We transferred boys onto COGY,...
July 16, 2018
My experience with Kayla was really touching to me.
I almost even cried on the way from there.
Guess what. This was not the only one.
Another boy amazed me into tear on a same day!
Miro’s mom wanted to take a video of Miro on COGY, to update onto their fundraising campaig...
I had an extremely good day and cannot help but updating here.
I witnessed a girl achieving something really really huge. Her name is Kayla.
Kayla had a surgery about a year ago and have problem from her spinal cord since then, not being as capable as she used to, especi...
July 7, 2018
Some people's shoes are very big, with all the podiatric equipments like splints. In this case, we make the straps long on the pedals. We sometimes better to re-shape the pedal on the heel, too.
On the other hand, for the people with small shoes, strap may need to...
If users bottom slides forward when pedal, it means, the seat is too deep. Arrange a cushion or 2 on the seat back. It is better to be "flat shaped" cushion, like the seat cushion of COGY.
If the seat is too shallow, loosen the velcro on seat back, and make th...
I wrote, paralysed leg engages more on COGY than on stationary bike.
It is probably because COGY is designed to make the most of our Central Pattern Generator (CPG). CPGs, which sounds like a small chip of computer parts, are actually systems we have in our bod...
July 3, 2018
Kevin had stroke 3 years ago. He tried COGY today. He has stationary bike at home to practice every day. Then I (Koko) was actually not expecting much surprise. But there was a surprise.
"On this (COGY), my left leg is engaging much better than on stationary bike."
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