ParaGolfer

Adaptive support on and off the green

Power wheelchair for use in sports

With the ParaGolfer, Ottobock offers the ideal product for anyone who has always wanted to play golf. Designed for use on the golf course, it helps you with your favourite sport no matter what your handicap. With a speed of up to 10 km/h, you get from one shot to the next quickly and can easily cross obstacles up to 10 cm in height. For hilly golf courses or if your ball gets caught in a sand trap, the ParaGolfer assists you with its climbing ability up to 17°.

The ParaGolfer is designed so you always stand securely. A seat that can be adjusted to your needs, and the patented stand up support helps you consistently assume the optimum position relative to the ball.



Advantages for You

Stand up and play

The Stand Up and Play Foundation works with organizations, golf courses, the Veterans Association and communities around the US and Canada to assist in fund raising, education and the provision of the Paragolfer. Learn more about their latest events and success stories on their site.

Go to the Foundation's website.

A course near you

Learn about country clubs and golf courses like the Windy Hill Sports Complex in Midlothian, Virginia that have been able to provide access to the Paragolfer for those in their community, and find an accessible course near you.

Locate accessible golf facilities near you.

In the news

Stand Up and Play recently took part in a special event in South Carolina to raise money for the veterans organization PGA Hope. This story features photos and video of the Paragolfer in action.

See coverage of the Paragolfer and PGA Hope via WCIV

Features

Standard model

• "Go for GOLD" Limited Edition

• Swing away controller

• Standard Side Panel

• Hand Programming Device

• Bumper Bar

• Decorative Rim Covers (1-set)

• Batteries (12V/94Ah, C5)

• Golf Bag Holder

• Kids Seating Insert

Technical data

Technical data  
Seat width 18 in (can be reduced with lateral pads)
Seat depth 14 in – 20 in (in increments of 0.98 in)
Seat height (without cushion) 20 – 26 in (continuous adjustment)
Width 35 in
Length 59 in (transportation size with the caster folded)
Back angle + 5°
Armrest height 6 in
Seat inclination
Lower leg length 17 – 23 in (continuous adjustment)
Speed 6 mph
Control unit enAble50
Charging time max. 10h
Range approx 22 miles/18 holes
Obstacle height the wheelchair is able to overcome 4 in
Climbing ability 17°/30 %
Turning radius 75 in
Max. user weight 308 lbs
Weight when empty 397 lbs

Purchase Paragolfer

Stand Up and Play

The Stand Up and Play Foundation works with organizations, golf courses, the Veterans Association and communities around the US and Canada to assist in fund raising, education and the provision of the Paragolfer.

Contact Stand Up and Play through their website.

Funding Assistance

Funding Assistance

The following organizations offer assistance and grants for adaptive equipment such as Paragolfer. To learn more, visit their websites.

1. Adaptive Sports Grant for Veterans

The Grants for Adaptive Sports Programs for disabled Veterans and Members of the Armed Forces (ASG Program) provides grant funding to organizations to increase and expand the quantity and quality of adaptive sport activities disabled Veterans and members of the Armed Forces have to participate in physical activity within their home communities, as well as more advanced Paralympic and adaptive sport programs at the regional and national levels.
Learn more online.

2. America’s Fund

America’s Fund is a program created to direct urgently needed resources and financial support to injured and critically ill members of the U.S. Armed Forces and their families. This is a program of the Semper Fi Fund, an established 501(c)(3) nonprofit with an A+ rating from the American Institute of Philanthropy and a 4-star (highest possible) rating from Charity Navigator. Since its inception in 2004, the Semper Fi Fund has provided more than $76 million in support.
Learn more online.

3. Challenged Athletes Foundation

It is the mission of the Challenged Athletes Foundation® (CAF) to provide opportunities and support to people with physical disabilities so they can pursue active lifestyles through physical fitness and competitive athletics. CAF believes that involvement in sports at any level increases self-esteem, encourages independence and enhances quality of life.
Learn more online.

4. High Fives Foundation

The High Fives Foundation is dedicated to raising money and awareness for athletes that have suffered a life altering injury while pursuing their dream in the winter action sports community. Find out more at
Learn more online.

5. IM ABLE

IM ABLE Grants are awarded to disabled individuals and supporting organizations and provide hand-cycles, adaptive skis and instructional training programs for those in need. Our purpose is to unleash the potential in physically challenged children and adults to be more active, enjoy the benefits of physical fitness, and spend more time in the great outdoors.
Learn more online.

6. Kelly Brush Foundation

The Kelly Brush Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to: advocating for improving ski racing safety, supporting research to treat and cure paralysis due to traumatic spinal cord injury (SCI), improving the quality of life for individuals living with SCI by purchasing adaptive athletic equipment for those with financial limitations, and supporting the U.S. Adaptive Ski Team.
Learn more online.

7. National Association of Injured & Disabled Workers

NAIDW is a nationally recognized 501 (c) (3) public charity whose purpose is to provide unlimited resources, support, guidance and short-term financial assistance to injured & disabled workers and their families as a result of injury, illness, pain or disability.
Learn more online.

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Paragolfer Order Form (US)