Pop n’ Drop – A New Way to Cruise
After 25 years of being paralyzed, Sergio Scognamiglio, a C6 quadriplegic from Crystal Beach, Florida, wanted a faster way to get around.
“I needed to keep up with my teenage son when he went out on bike rides,” says Scognamiglio, who also was feeling the inevitable shoulder pain all longtime wheelchair users experience. As a manual wheelchair user, he knew he needed power assistance for long rides.
Since he wasn’t interested in paying an exorbitant amount of money, he invented his own device — a bracket/scooter system t