16 Jul 2013

Tune Your Engine - underwater wheelchair

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 3:08 pm on 16 July 2013

Sue Austin floats like a mermaid among tropical fish and colorful coral reefs on a deep sea dive unlike any other. What's so unique about what Sue does is that she's in a wheelchair specially kitted out by the National Health Service with propulsion thrusters, an air tank and fins. She performed in the build up to the London paralympics and has big plans for using her underwater wheelchair to change attitudes toward people with disabilties.