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Wall Street Journal: Bikes That Deserve a Hand – More riders are taking to the road on hand cycles

Mar 21, 2011

Multiple sclerosis forced Helene Hines to stop running marathons, but it didn’t keep her from entering them. At last fall’s ING New York City Marathon, Mrs. Hines, age 63, sailed across the finish line in two hours and two minutes, the best time among women in the race’s fast-growing hand-cycling category. “I yelled: ‘Grandma won! Grandma won!’ ” says Mrs. Hines, a Garden City, N.Y., grandmother of two who started […]