The Paralympic Games have just opened in London in the presence of the Queen. The opportunity to show the whole world that it is possible to overcome your disability to live your passions.
But the event finds an echo far beyond the British capital. Sue Austin, a young Englishwoman with a disability for 8 years, decided a few years ago to go scuba diving. Helped by a team of experts, the young artist is at the origin of this underwater wheelchair.
Two propulsion engines, floats… All of which can be controlled by the feet. The invention is quite surprising, and is the subject of a series of videos that will be broadcast throughout the week on this YouTube channel.
A report about the invention, broadcast on Channel 4: