• Infographic: How the three-wheeled ‘Explore' is helping more people enjoy the backcountry

    5 days ago - By CG Compass

    Icon Wheelchairs founder Christian Bagg has tested many versions of his powerful Explore model on The Great Trail's West Bragg Creek routes, in Alberta.
    All of a sudden one day in 1996, Christian Bagg could no longer snowboard, mountain bike or hike the backcountry he loved so much.
    A snowboarding accident broke the young Albertan's back, but he was soon using skills acquired as an apprentice machinist at the University of Calgary to build a wheelchair that actually fit his 6'5" frame. He started designing better equipment for medical tech companies, and by 2010, had founded Icon...
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