The Pony is a gait trainer for children with special needs. The Pony has a frame shaped like an arrow with five casters. A central bar holds the trunk support and the seat with pelvic support. The bar can be tilted forwards to stimulate walking. Between the legs is a plate to avoid cross stepping. The Pony is for indoor use.
Sizes: 0, 1, 2 or 3 - Fits users from 1 to 12 years
Adjustable forward lean - Adjusts to accommodate optimal walking angle and initiate the stepping process.
Height Adjustable Saddle - Allows for height adjustment to fit the user and provide optimum position when walking. The child is not suppose to sit on the saddle.
Height Adjustable Chest Support - Adjusts in height and is moldable for an intimate fit to provide maximum trunk support.
Back Support - Allows for height and depth adjustment for positioning the pelvis into a neutral position. the back support can be removed for easy access.
Wheel Locks on Front Casters - The Pony has wheel locks on the two front casters. It is equipped with one drag wheel and directional stabilizer for added support.
- Hand Grips
Available Accessories include:
Head support system - Height and angle adjustable head supports keep child’s head and neck in proper position.
Size 0: 16¾-21¾", Size 1: 20¼-25¼", Size 2: 24-33", Size 3: 24-33"
- Helper’s handle - Allows caregiver to direct and assist the child’s movement.
- Vertical handles, end mounted - For better and firmer grip.
- Vertical handles, mid-mounted - For better and firmer grip.
- Arm rest - Provides forearm support. Helps the user stabilize the trunk and head.
Size 0: 20¼", Size 1: 20¼", Size 2: 24", Size 3: 25¾"
Side supports - Keep the child in proper walking position.
Size 0: 2¾ x 5¾", Size 1: 4 x 5¾", Size 2: 4 x 5¾", Size 3: 4 x 5¾"
Abdominal pad - Provides additional anterior pelvic control.
Size 1: 4¼ x 7", Size 2: 4¼ x 7", Size 3: 4¼ x 7"
- Directional stabilizer - Locking the swivel front caster forcing the unit to go straight.
Leg protection - Protects children with a tendency to scissor their legs.