Adaptive Skiing


Team 1: Adaptive Skiing

Problem: Wheelchair bound individuals face the challenge of being transferred to a SitSki, particularly with stabilization in slippery and unstable environment situations. Develop a lift that will solve these problems and be safe for the individuals involved in the lifting and transferring process of skiing as well as other activities such as boating.

​Organization: CP Rochester Sports Net

Sponsor and Coach: Jerry Adamski and Tim Wood

Students: Dave Villarreal (Industrial Design Graduate), Ana Sorensen (Industrial Design Graduate), Austin Zuercher (Biomedical Engineering Undergraduate), Xavier Arvelo (Industrial Design Graduate)

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