Athletics

T51


Movement affected to a high degree in the trunk, legs and hands with movement moderately affected in the arms.

Movement and coordination highly affected in the trunk, forearms and legs, with the shoulders moderately affected.

 


T51 is for wheelchair track athletes who have movement affected to a high degree in the trunk, legs and hands, and moderately affected shoulder movement.

These athletes generate forward power by primarily using their biceps to pull the wheelchair rims up, rather than push down.