Update: she smashed it!! Check out the vid below and if you can, please scroll down to donate.
Ever wondered what it’s like riding a scooter for 500 miles with two prosthetic legs and two transplanted hands? Cor did it so you don’t have to!
The Founder of Finding Your Feet took on the North Coast 500 – one of the world’s most dangerous (but beautiful!) road trips. On the back of a questionable second-hand scooter, she rode over 900 miles to raise money for amputees in Scotland. Our support has been proven to change – and even save – lives, and it’s campaigns like this one that let us continue our vital work.
She used her prosthetic legs to keep her steady, which meant she had less physical connection to the bike and was relying on her core strength. Pair that with her double hand transplant giving less grip strength and you ca see how it all added up to a tough old road trip. On top of that, she had to stop every 50 miles or so because of her tiny fuel tank with a top speed of 50mph…