Van Raam produces uniquely special needs bicycles and specializes in tricycles, transport bikes, scooterbikes, wheelchair bikes, tandem bikes, double rider bikes, and low step trough bikes (also known as comfortbikes). Each model is also available as an electric bike (Pedelec).
Learn more about all the possibilities and features of our 23 bikes. View photos and videos, read user experiences and be inspired by the many possibilities that Van Raam bikes offer you.
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Cycling with children or adults, who cannot cycle on their own due to disability, and can make an easy transfer.
Van Raam has a lot of videos of the different bikes and the company Van Raam. You can watch all the videos at the YouTube page of Van Raam. The most relevant videos about the bike are shown below.
End users also made a great amount of videos about the different bikes of Van Raam. On the YouTube page of Van Raam you can find all these videos.
In 1991, Van Raam's first OPair wheelchair bike was developed. Take a look at the pictures below of the different OPair models over the years and read more in the article: Van Raam wheelchair bike OPair over the years
Many others have already bought a Van Raam special needs bike before you, below you can read their experiences.
"Adam Pyle is 25 years old and has profound Physical and Learning Disabilities. Together with his mum Kate and his dad Graham, he lives in England. Recently they received the Opair Wheelchair Trike."
Adam Pyle - England
All OPair wheelchair bike experiences
"My wife and I have been enjoying the OPair 2 wheelchair bike for several years. Thank you for making such great products!!"
Chris Pritzkow - Bad Kösen (DE)
"Grandparents of young Jack, who is non ambulatory, purchased an OPair for Jack's birthday. What a great gift!"
Family of Jack - America
"We have an OPair wheelchair bicycle in combination with an special buggy seat (Stingray, R82). Thank you for this combination! This allows us to cycle again!"
Marielle Klomp - Nieuwleusen
"We had a fantastic cycling holiday with a 98-year-old and the OPair in Norfolk. Beautiful quiet lanes and courteous drivers. We also used the OPair to take a friend to a medical appointment."
Jess Lee - Ruislip
"Cycling eight hundred kilometers with a wheelchair bike without pedal support. That sounds like a challenge. A challenge that Richard Hernández accepted together with his disabled son Andrés."
Richard Hernández - Buenavista (Spain)
The OPair is a wheelchair bike with which you can transport a wheelchair user. A seat for the wheelchair user/passenger is affixed to the front of the bike. From the back, the cyclist has an overview on the road and view on the passenger. On the split frame version, the front part is easy to remove from the cycling component, which enables use as a wheelchair on location. The slightly angled front wheels provide increased driving comfort and stability.