Tag Archive: PACE Rehabilitation

July news from PACE

Please follow the link to visit the PACE Rehabilitation Website where you will find the latest news from PACE who continue to transform peoples’ lives in amazing ways. Click HERE to see what they’ve been up to in July.

Latest PACE Press Release

TV’s Supervet Inspires Female Amputee When out walking in London on 16th February 2007, Victoria Reeve (50) from Doncaster was hit by car that mounted the pavement. She suffered severe injuries to her right leg resulting in a transfemoral (above the knee) amputation the same day. Eight years later, inspired in part by watching TV’s… View Article
Christmas 2014 Newsletter from PACE

Christmas 2014 Newsletter from PACE

Our thanks to PACE Rehabilitation for sending their Christmas Newsletter. Please see below for active links* and click on the Newsletter itself to visit the PACE Website. We wish all at PACE a Merry Christmas and look forward to hearing about more amazing developments in 2015! * Links in the above image won’t work. To… View Article
PACE Opens New Rehabilitation Unit in Northeast

PACE Opens New Rehabilitation Unit in Northeast

We’re grateful to Scott Richardson for sending us this latest good news from PACE. Wonderful to know that there is now a place for amputees and limb injured individuals to go for rehabilitation in the Northeast. Many congratulations to PACE on this, its 3rd clinic. * The link to Arctic1 above can not be opened. If… View Article
Latest PACE E-newsletter Edition 10

Latest PACE E-newsletter Edition 10

* You can visit the PACE Website by clicking on this logo * We’ve just received the latest e-newsletter (Edition 10) from PACE and, as usual, it doesn’t disappoint being choc-a-bloc with information about the latest PACE innovations and inspirational stories about the amputees benefitting from them. One such person is passionate mountain biker, Jude… View Article
Latest from PACE: Pioneering prosthetic knee system aids Paralympic hopeful on her road to Rio 2016

Latest from PACE: Pioneering prosthetic knee system aids Paralympic hopeful on her road to Rio 2016

‘Converting Patients into People’ We’re grateful to Scott Richardson of PACE for sending in the following hugely encouraging Press Release. This was scribed by Ottobock in conjunction with PACE and relates to a young female athlete that both have been supporting in her sporting ambitions. ******************************   15 year-old confirms switch to athletics as innovative… View Article
PACE – March Newsletter

PACE – March Newsletter

We’re grateful to PACE Rehabilitation for sending us their latest Newsletter. As usual it’s packed full of interesting information and is well worth a read. You can click on the PACE logo above to visit the Website where you can read this (and other Newsletters) more easily! You will also be able to find out… View Article
PACE Press Release – HELEN'S IN THE PINK!

PACE Press Release – HELEN'S IN THE PINK!

Helen – In the Pink with her New Leg After almost three years of battling and struggling, Helen Chapman (46) from Walton-on-the-Naize (Essex) is tickled pink to finally have a bespoke running prosthesis and can’t wait to tackle the 2014 London Marathon next month. When Helen collected her striking new prosthesis recently she said, “Today… View Article

5 Amputee Athletes Benefit from Charity Run

Our thanks to Scott Richardson from Pace Rehabilitation for sending this inspirational story CHARITY RUN HELPS FUND RUNNING BLADES FOR WORTHY AMPUTEES On a clear but frosty Sunday morning, on the rural edge of Chesham in Buckinghamshire, seven amputees were amongst 200 runners who were lining up for the 5th ‘Pednor 10’ charity run recently…. View Article

“Wooden” Arm Rejuvenates Amputee’s Outlook – See latest PACE Press Release

We’re grateful to Scott Richardson for sending us the latest Press Release from PACE Rehabilitation. It’s truly amazing what’s going on in the prosthetics field and, this particular article struck a chord for me personally too. Tim Madison’s wonderful “wooden” arm with its retro look reminds me of the prosthetic legs worn by Douglas Bader…. View Article
Latest Press Release from PACE Rehabilitation-The BiOM Ankle System

Latest Press Release from PACE Rehabilitation-The BiOM Ankle System

We’re grateful to Scott Richardson, Business Development at PACE Rehabilitation, for sending us the latest Press Release concerning the revolutionary BiOM ankle: Amputee says, “It’s like having my leg back!” Following the successful first ever fitting of the revolutionary BiOM ankle system in Europe last year, Pace Rehabilitation has continued to provide seven of its… View Article
PACE Press Release – Amputee Trio's Marathon Effort!

PACE Press Release – Amputee Trio's Marathon Effort!

 Press Release – 26th April 2013 Amputee Trio’s Marathon Effort! The tragic events at the Boston Marathon arguably provided even greater determination for many of the participants in the London race, just a few days later. Amongst the thousands of competitors were three amputee runners who had each received their running blades from Pace Rehabilitation,… View Article
PACE Press Release – Duncan Slater abseils into conference!

PACE Press Release – Duncan Slater abseils into conference!

Press Release – 22nd April 2013 Bilateral Amputee Drops into Conference The Royal College of Physicians (RCP) building in London’s Regents Park provided a unique backdrop as the venue for the ‘Pushing Boundaries Rehabilitation Conference’ recently. The 140 delegates looked up aghast, as they witnessed double leg amputee, Duncan Slater, abseil into the conference from… View Article
Sophie Kamlish's Cosmic Choice – PACE Press Release

Sophie Kamlish's Cosmic Choice – PACE Press Release

Read the inspiring story of how Paralympic athlete, Sophie Kamlish received an everyday prosthesis from PACE Rehabilitation. (A link to the original article can be found below) Please click HERE to see the original document on the PACE Website
PACE Press Release – 74 Year Old Amputee Regains Confidence

PACE Press Release – 74 Year Old Amputee Regains Confidence

We’ve received notification from PACE Rehabilitation of a Press Release featuring a 74 year old established amputee patient who has regained his confidence through the provision of a new prosthesis with a micro-processor knee unit. Please read this inspirational story by clicking on the picture of Vernon Leigh on the left.
PACE – Latest Newsletter: Winter 2012/2013

PACE – Latest Newsletter: Winter 2012/2013

We have just received Issue 13, Winter 2012/2013, from PACE. As always, it’s packed with interesting and inspirational stories and articles as well as the factual information and news you’d expect from PACE Rehabilitation, a company at the forefront of the prosthetics field. You can see the Newsletter by clicking on the link. Highly recommended is… View Article
Latest Enews from PACE Rehabilitation

Latest Enews from PACE Rehabilitation

We’ve received the latest Enews from PACE Rehabilitation and I’m printing it here as a taster to show you what this amazing organisation is up to and the huge and exciting strides that are being made in prosthetics and rehabilitation. For this reason, the links won’t work but to follow up the stories and read… View Article
PACE helps to build World Champions

PACE helps to build World Champions

With no small thanks to PACE, Para-Cyclists, Jon-Allan Butterworth (Team GB) and Colin Lynch (Ireland), were crowned World Champions at the 2012 UCI Para-Cycling Track World Championships in Los Angeles at the weekend. Both riders were using brand new prosthetic devices that were developed and manufactured at PACE Rehabilitation in Cheadle (Cheshire) just before they… View Article
The December Pace e-newsletter is here

The December Pace e-newsletter is here

We have just received the December (and Christmas) issue of the PACE e-newsletter. Please click on the Newsletter to visit the live page:
Article from PACE Rehabilitation – Fantastic developments in personalised prosthetics

Article from PACE Rehabilitation – Fantastic developments in personalised prosthetics

Lower limb prosthetic appearance – Current Trends An increasing number of lower limb prosthetic users are more comfortable with, and in some ways proud to show off, their exposed prosthesis, in preference to a conventional cosmetic cover. Historically, a bolder appearance has generally been favoured by younger, more active, prosthetic users.  Recently however, a wider… View Article
PACE Newsletter – Summer 2010

PACE Newsletter – Summer 2010

Please click HERE to see the Summer 2010 (Issue 10) Newsletter from PACE Rehabilitation. (The Douglas Bader Foundation is grateful to PACE for their ongoing support)
Jozef Metelka – Skiing again thanks to PACE Rehabilitation

Jozef Metelka – Skiing again thanks to PACE Rehabilitation

Eight months after his elective left below knee amputation, following a motorcycle accident, Jozef Metelka was carving turns on the piste at Hemel Hempstead’s Snow Centre, thanks to a specialised prosthesis from PACE Rehabilitation in Chesham. Jozef Metelka is truly “an exceptional amputee”. Please click on the link to read about his inspirational achievement. http://www.pacerehab.com/jozef-metelka
Revolutionary Sporting Device for Amputees – American creator coming to the UK.

Revolutionary Sporting Device for Amputees – American creator coming to the UK.

The inventor (and user) of a revolutionary prosthetic device, which provides the opportunity to transform the sporting capabilities of a person who has lost their leg above the knee, comes to the UK next week. The first British users of the Bartlett Tendon (including GB Paralympian John McFall) will meet, share their experiencesand learn from itscreator,Brian… View Article
Calling potential competitors for the 2012 Paralympics

Calling potential competitors for the 2012 Paralympics

We have received this invitation from the aptly-named PACE Rehabilitation. If you fit the criteria below you’ve got nothing to lose by following the link for what could be a once in a lifetime opportunity to be part of the ParalympicGB Team for 2012. ************************************************************* Do you have: An impairment? A UK passport? A sporting… View Article
Calling potential competitors for the 2012 Paralympics

Calling potential competitors for the 2012 Paralympics

We have received this invitation from the aptly-named PACE Rehabilitation. If you fit the criteria below you’ve got nothing to lose by following the link for what could be a once in a lifetime opportunity to be part of the ParalympicGB Team for 2012. ************************************************************* Do you have: An impairment? A UK passport? A sporting… View Article
PACE Rehabilitation Newsletter

PACE Rehabilitation Newsletter

PACE Rehabilitation have just published the second edition of their e-news covering PACE, patient and rehabilitation news articles. Please check it out using the link. There is plenty of interesting reading and we will be keeping it updated from now on. http://www.pacerehab.com/files/PACE%20enews2.pdf
It's Raining Amputees…PACE Rehabilitation charity sky dive

It's Raining Amputees…PACE Rehabilitation charity sky dive

It’s Raining Amputees Watch the You Tube film by clicking HERE A group of amputees took to the skies overhead in Nottinghamshire this week, in a charity tandem sky dive. The idea was conceived when a patient at PACE Rehabilitation in Chesham, Bucks casually mentioned to his prosthetist, Jamie Gillespie, that he had always wanted… View Article