The Convaid EZ Rider is designed for children and adults on the go! It's lightweight, compact design folds up in just seconds.
Now available with an array of optional positioning accessories, the EZ Rider is the ideal upright chair for children on the go. It's lightweight and easy to fold, with armrests that flip up and out of your way. Fold it with most options in place and unfold with no need for readjustment. Its patented design provides maximum comfort and durability. Best of all, you'll get years of use out of your EZ Rider, which adjusts as your child grows.
Engineered to last, the EZ Rider will withstand the roughest indoor and outdoor use. The flexible folding frame acts like a suspension system to cushion shocks for a smooth comfortable ride. And for extra comfort and maneuverability, optional 11" rear wheels are a great option when outdoors, on carpets or rugged terrain.
Standard features on the EZ Rider include a 10° fixed tilt for children with some upper body control to sit upright, powder coated frame, 2-point positioning belt. Removable adjustable swing away footplates are independently adjustable and swing away for user access, comfort and compact folding.
The EZ Rider is great for everyday use (indoor, outdoor and rugged terrain); yet still looks like a standard umbrella stroller and it's compact-folding and ultra lightweight provide for easy storage without heavy, awkward lifting.
Available in four sizes (12", 14", 16" & 18" seat widths), the Convaid EZ Rider stroller can accommodate user from child to small adult with a weight capacity of 75 lbs. to 250 lbs.A Choice of Options Provides Custom Positioning
Achieve proper seating for your individual needs. Choose from more than 20 different positioning options to customize your push chair.
Lightweight And Easy To Fold
The EZ Rider is lightweight and easy to fold. When folded it becomes as compact as a golf bag! Because if its unique design, it can be folded with most options in place, and unfolded with no need for readjustment.
Some compact folding wheelchairs have a tendency to fold while the user is seated, risking serious injury. The EZ Rider's patented folding mechanism actually opens wider with the user's weight, keeping fabric taut to prevent harmful chair slump. This eliminates accidental folding without the need for extra safety locks and braces.
Grow With Your Chair
There is no need to buy a new chair after a growth spurt. Simple adjustments to the EZ Rider will fit the growing child and extend the life of the chair.Powder coated frame provides a durable, long lasting finish with low maintenance. Upholstery is fire-retardant, breathable and anti-bacterial and available in Cordura (which is resistant to tears and abrasions better then nylon or polyester). Upholstery removes easily for washing or replacement.The Convaid EZ Rider is also available in a crash-tested Transit model, for use aboard a bus or van and complies with WC/19 crash-test requirements.
Target UserFor a client with little upper body control, and no potential for self-propulsion.
Convaid EZ Rider Stroller Features:
10° fixed tilt.
Frame has durable and long lasting silver powder coated finish.
2-point positioning belt.
Easy, compact-folding for storage.
Ultra-lightweight to reduce strain.
- Removable, washable Cordua and Textilene fabrics are anti-bacterial and fire retardant.
- Cordura fabric is easy to remove without tools for hygiene and growth.
7.5 x 2" Front, 11.5 x 2.5" Rear Solid Tire with Quick Release Rear Wheels (EZ12/14/16).
8" Front, 11" Rear Solid Tire (EZ18).
Swivel wheels for easy maneuvering in and out of tight places.
Sizes 12, 14, and 16 Foot-operated rear wheel lock. Size 18 toggle wheel locks on both back wheels.
Crash-tested transit model available.
Removable, washable Cordura and Textilene fabrics are anti-bacterial and fire retardant.
Cordura fabric is easy to remove without tools for hygiene and growth.
Convaid EZ Rider Stroller
Seat width 12"
16" 18" Seat depth 9"-14" 11"-16" 12"-17" 14.5"- 19.5" Seat back height 21" 24" 26" 27" Seat to footrest (min/max) 3"-20" 3"-21" 3"-22" 3"-22" Seat to floor (based on seat depth) 19" 20" 20" 21.5" Seat to back angle 100° 100° 100° 100° Seat angle (from horizontal) 10° 10° 10° 10° Headrest extension 8" 8" 8" 10" Shoulder strap height (from seat to eyelets) 11"-17" 14"-20" 15"-21" 16"-22" Stroller weight - Basic model (w/o front rigging) 25 lbs. 30 lbs. 30 lbs. 29 lbs. Open dimensions (LxWxH) 36x21.5
Folded dimensions 44.5x14
Weight capacity (Basic) 75 lbs. 100 lbs. 170 lbs. 250 lbs. Weight capacity (Transit) 66 lbs. 100 lbs. 170 lbs. 170 lbs.
Frequently Asked Questions:
How do I choose if the Convaid EZ Rider Stroller is the right for me?The Convaid EZ Rider stroller features a 10 degree fixed seat back. This means the seat back does not recline but the fixed tilt provides a comfortable position for the user but upright enough to where allows individuals to sit upright and see straight ahead.. The 10-degree tilt provides increased comfort and support for children, older teens and adults with limited upper body control. In addition, there is an array of positioning options helps you achieve the ideal support for your child, and the patented design provides maximum comfort and durability.What is the difference between the Convaid EZ Rider and the Convaid EZ Rider Convertible?The difference between the EZ Rider and the EZ Rider Convertible is that the Convertible Wheelchair is designed for the rider who can propel themselves in the wheelchair. It includes removable larger rear wheels that can be snapped on or off quickly and easily. The Convaid EZ Rider Convertible Wheelchair is like having two wheelchairs in one! You can snap "on" the large wheels for independent mobility or to exercise and build upper body strength. Snap “off” the large wheels for the quick trips when dependent mobility saves time, for maneuvering wheelchair in and out of tight places, or when stowing wheelchair in the trunk of a car or on a planeWhat is the user cannot sit up on their own and has poor trunk control?
For the user who needs upper body positioning, a shoulder harness or lateral supports may be needed provide the user with better trunk positioning. The Convaid EZ Rider offer offers a variety of trunk positioning option including: 5-point harnesses with padded covers, swing away adjustable support flap with scoli strap, and a full torso swing-away-vest support.What is the EZ Rider with Planar Seat?
The EZ Rider Planar pediatric wheelchair offers a planar back and cushion with firm lateral thoracic supports and a contoured firm headrest. The EZ Rider Planar offers the therapeutic benefits of a planar seating system while still offering the convenience of a lightweight folding wheelchair. This wheelchair features the same upright seat with a slight, 10-degree fixed tilt, for comfort. This upright configuration is usually recommended for adults with decent trunk stability and upper body strength. The EZ Rider Planar also has an adjustable seat depth, height adjustable flip-up armrests, and height adjustable swing away footplates, making it ideal for larger teens and adults with special needs.
Does the Convaid EZ Rider have an option for a shoulder harness?
Yes, the Convaid Cruiser EZ Rider stroller features an optional padded shoulder harness with a 3-point positioning belt with depth adjustable crotch strap, creating a 5-point safety harness.
Can I order a sun canopy for the EZ Rider Stroller?
Yes, the Convaid EZ Rider does have an option for a sun canopy.
What is the transit model stroller and how is it different from the basic stroller?
A transit stroller or transit wheelchair means that they are WC19 Bus Transit ready and can be occupied while traveling in a properly equipped bus or van. WC19 Wheelchair Safety Standard is a voluntary standard, which improves the safety and security of your child when seated in their wheelchair aboard a school bus or van. Their safety and security applies to all aspects of transportation, but particularly in the event of a vehicle crash. The transit model includes a a crash tested frame, hold down brackets, headrest extension, padded shoulder harness with a 3-point positioning belt with depth adjustable crotch strap, and foot positioners.
How do I determine which size stroller to purchase?
Refer to our Sizing Chart under the Specifications tab. You will need to focus on the seat depth, seat width, seat back height, seat to footrest, and weight capacity. The user's thighs should be slightly spread apart. The proper seat width measurement is decided by taking the widest point between the hips and the knees when sitting comfortably and adding about 1 to 2 inches for comfort and growth. The proper seat width measurement is decided by taking the widest point between the hips and the knees when sitting comfortably and adding about 1 to 2 inches for comfort and growth. For help with measuring and fitting the user, use our Measurement Chart or contact one of our seating specialists at 877-664-4565.
If I have the user’s overall height or weight, will that be enough in determining the correct size?
No. And the reason for this is that every user is built differently, it is always best to refer to the Sizing Chart on the Specifications tab. For example, if you have a user who is tall and skinny and doesn’t weigh much, they may still need to be in a larger chair due to their overall length. This is why we recommend completing the Measurement Chart and reviewing those measurements against the Sizing Chart. This will also help in selecting a stroller that will allow for growing room as well.
Convaid’s lightweight, folding chairs are designed to be more than just a convenient chair. Order the correct size chair by first determining the user’s height, weight and seating measurements. Properly-fitted, Convaid chairs will provide years of comfortable use. As your child grows, refer back to this Fitting Guide to adjust the dimensions of the chair.
Correct seating and positioning encourages good posture, which in turn aids circulation, breathing and digestion. Please take the time to properly adjust the chair to fit the user. If the user is not correctly positioned, check the accessories section of this manual to see if one or more of our accessories would help to facilitate posture or consult your physical therapist. Improper seating can create problems with posture. Please consult your child’s physical therapist or doctor for additional guidance.
How do I fold up the Convaid EZ Rider stroller?
What is the warranty on the Convaid EZ Rider Stroller?The Convaid EZ Rider comes with a limited lifetime warranty. This warranty does not cover normal wear and tear, or damage caused by accident or misuse.
- Flip footplates to side.
- Flip back armrests.
- Unlock brace by pushing in pin and sliding tube to the right or left. Fig. 1a (For EZ14/16/18 and CV14/16/18, pull upward on brace. Fig. 1b).
Push lock down. Fig. 1c
Grasp one handle and pull up on center of seat. Fig. 1d
Lay chair flat with seat facing upward. Push on seat tubes to complete fold.
To keep chair folded, rotate locking bar over front legs. Fig. 1e
- Frames and X-Braces - Lifetime
- Fabric and webbing - 1 year
- Other components - 1 year
Still have questions on choosing a special needs stroller?
Visit our Special Needs Article section and click on How to Choose A Special Needs Stroller or Wheelchair.
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