Eleven years after her Parkinson’s diagnosis Ineke was experiencing episodes of freezing of gait and started looking for a solution. “I said to my girlfriend: wouldn’t it be wonderful if Rollz came up with a Parkinson’s rollator? And it turned out they had just developed one!”Read More
A lot of people have been idle and inside their homes for longer than they would have liked to during the corona crises. That could have made them stiff and less fit.
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If you are a newcomer to walking with a rollator, you should better ask someone to help when going outdoors for the first time.
Going outdoors with a rollator for the first time is a big step, both mentally and physically. Knowing how to do it handy and in a safe way will make the learning process less complicated.
You immediately feel the difference when you walk with this new rollator with pneumatic tires. The Rollz Motion Performance hardly vibrates, not even when you walk over a square with boulders.
There is a misconception that only old people need mobility support. But nowadays you can also see lots of young people using canes, rollators or wheelchairs. Most of the times is due to an illness that can affect people of all ages.
A simple door can become an obstacle if the one passing through it uses a walker or a wheelchair. The ‘open, pass, close’ steps should be thought about in advance so that you do not get stuck in the process.
Three heavy oxygen tanks fit easily in the Rollz Flex’s bag. For those people who are constantly dependent on oxygen, this greatly increases their mobility. All equipment is out of sight and only the tube come through the zipper.
A curb of only a few centimeters high can provide a real challenge for someone using a rollator. The front wheels will stop against it and you won’t be able to go any further. Your next move will be decisive on how smooth the climbing will go.