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Adaptive Bike keeps gaining traction

Date: 14th December 2016

“Am I in a dream or something? Are we really doing this?”

Learn about how the Banff Mineral Springs Hospital’s Adaptive Bike came to be and watch the magic of seniors riding along the river unfold in this video about what happens when we work together.


Filmed on location at Banff Mineral Springs Hospital, November 25, 2016.

– Annie Tredray, Physiotherapist
– Alex Moser, Occupational therapist – Laura Henry, Occupational therapist
– Errol Olafson, Solo track star
– Ken Bunn, Bike rider
– Emil Yurasek, Bike rider
– Cathy Geisler, Pauw Foundation
– Lorraine Widmer-Carson, Banff Canmore Community Foundation

Thank you for the overwhelming support! Funders for the Adaptive Bike include:

-Pauw Foundation, Banff Canmore Community Foundation, Mineral Springs Hospital Ladies Auxiliary, Family and Friends of Albert Naffin, Banff Seniors Society, Mt. Temple IODE, Town of Banff

In Kind donations:
Monod Sports, Snowtips-Bactrax, Ski Banff Lake Louise Sunshine and special thanks to Sue Smythe, Senior Support Coordinator, Town of Banff

Video concept and creation by Dan Evans in collaboration with Corrie DiManno

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