When you picture someone on a massive ramp, doing crazy flips in the air, you probably think of a BMX biker or skateboarder, right? Think again.
For the past 16 years, Aaron “Wheelz” Fotheringham has been hitting the skatepark with his wheelchair and doing insane flips, tricks and hand-plants. He is, as he describes, the foremost expert in turning lemons into lemonade.
Aaron has been on a wheelchair since age 7, the 21-year-old has pioneered a series of world-first tricks adapted from skateboarding.
Aaron Fotheringham is an extreme wheelchair athlete who performs tricks adapted from skateboarding and BMX.