Oregon Field Guide

Adventure Wheelchair

Clip: Season 33 Episode 6 | 8m 34s | Video has closed captioning.

When a near-fatal stroke brought Geoff Babb’s active outdoor lifestyle to an abrupt halt, the Bend resident got inventive. He compensated for the loss of strength in his limbs by coming up with a wheelchair rugged enough to get him back out onto the trails. With the motto “Roll Boldly” and help of designer Jack Arnold, the “Advenchair” was born.

Aired: 11/11/21

Rating: NR

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