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Acrobatics In Self-Propelled Underwater Wheelchair

19 October 2012
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Sue Austin, from Devon, has been a wheelchair user since 1996 after contracting ME and has invented and helped create the world's first self-propelled underwater wheelchair with a team of diving experts.

Acrobatics In Self-Propelled Underwater Wheelchair

In the lead up to the Paralympic Games Ms Austin has staged a series of stunning underwater scuba performances called 'Creating the Spectacle!' to show off her underwater art. The chair, which was funded with money from the National Lottery, is equipped with swimming floats, fins and two foot-controlled drive propulsion vehicles.

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