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  1. Shoprider – Shining the Spotlight on those with Wheelchair ‘Super-Powers’

    November 2019 has become a proudly South African month. Alongside all fellow South Africans, Shoprider is basking in the victorious aftermath of our boys bringing home the Rugby World Cup trophy with a power and presence beyond the sport. This has closely been followed by the excitement of our very own Anrune Weyers taking South Africa’s first gold for the women’s 400m track event at the 2019 Para-athletics championships in Dubai. 

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  2. Wheelchairs – ‘No Child Left Behind’

    How often, during your day-to-day routines, do you notice, interact or engage with a child with a disability? If you are a parent, do your children have any contact with peers dependent on manual or electric wheelchairs? Are healthy and respectful awareness conversations taking place around your dinner table about children with disabilities?

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  3. Wheelchair Ramps – Making Your House a (Wheelchair-Friendly) Home

    They say ‘home is where the heart is’ and it certainly is the place where you can sink into the cosiness of the familiar, ready to refuel and refresh. When you live with a disability, the refuge that home provides is even more therapeutic. So it is imperative that your home is as disability-friendly as possible. Wheelchair ramps are the start to providing increased accessibility and freedom of movement. Get your family in on some home renovations and create a space that promotes your mobility.

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  4. A Night at the Oscars

    At Shoprider, we sell wheelchairs … you know this. But what you may not know is that we also love watching movies, eating popcorn, and slurping slush puppies – just like everyone else. 

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  5. 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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