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  1. Wheelchairs and Mobility Scooters – An invite to the Jacaranda City

    With all the public holidays in May, the Jacaranda City welcomes all wheelchair and mobility scooter visitors. As autumn shades replace the celebrated purple hues, Pretoria will charm everyone with its laid back city vibe, inviting families and friends to get out and about. According to the author, Elizabeth Lawrence, ‘Everyone must take time to sit and watch the leaves turn.’ At Shoprider, we agree, and the Jacaranda City is definitely the place to appreciate life, as autumn gently whispers to us to slow down a little.
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  2. Joburg’s Wheelchair Friendly Destinations

    For South Africans, it’s a month that celebrates public holidays and long weekends. Plus, the City of Gold stages a breath-taking golden dance between summer and winter. What a time to be alive! Here at Shoprider, we’re taking full advantage of April and everything Johannesburg has to offer ... and we’re inviting you along! Here’s our list of things to do in Jozi that will accommodate your electric wheelchair from Shoprider.

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  3. Wheelchair Workout

    True life stories of Paralympic athletes never fail to inspire. We salute their persistence and relentless determination in overcoming physical impairments. Watching them, our perceptions of disability are shifted and we gain a newfound respect for those whose life is spent in a manual or electric wheelchair.

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  4. Have Wheels…Will Travel with Wheelchair Ramps

    A physical disability, or being confined to a wheelchair, should never disqualify you from Dr Seuss’ sentiment or invitation for an adventure. Furthermore, restricted mobility should never be a reason or excuse to stop travelling. Lightweight and portable wheelchair ramps have completely transformed travel plans for those who are wheelchair-bound or have mobility limitations. Shoprider’s mobility scooters, electric wheelchairs and imported mobile wheelchair ramps make travel and adventure easy and accessible, no matter your age or desired destination. With a wheelchair ramp, you get to hoist into your adventure and the world suddenly becomes your oyster.

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  5. Shop till you drop with a Shoprider Mobility Scooter

    This is where a SHOPRIDER mobility scooter makes life easy and convenient. We can all identify with the frustration and exhaustion of walking from one end of a shopping mall to the other. For those with any temporary or permanent mobility restrictions, shopping outings can become even more difficult, to the point of being almost prohibitive. The dependence and reliance on family and friends for shopping for basics, like bread and milk, can feel like a heavy burden. With a mobility shopping scooter, however, that becomes a thing of the past. If you are faced with physical restrictions or mobility challenges, then a mobility scooter from Shoprider will transform shopping into a stress-free experience - no matter if it just for a loaf of bread.

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