With the goals of altering the people’s thought about the wheelchair, a handicapped artist, Sue Austin, created a subaqua wheelchair. She made sure that she can Scuba Diving using underwater wheelchair.
Sue said that the wheelchair shows independence and now she stretches that liberty underwater with her customized wheelchair. Her revised wheelchair comes with battery driven propellers and huge perspex blades to manage switches.
Sue’s hope is that someday that underwater wheelchairs will be offered at dive shops all over the world for other handicapped people to encounter the freedoms of scuba diving.
Look at Sue ride her wheelchair submerged with awesome grace in the video clip below.