Climbing is a trend sport and has now established itself as a leisure sport. Therapeutic climbing is an alternative to standard physiotherapy and has also established itself as a popular treatment method. But the problem is, climbing requires strength. Some patients that suffer for example from a handicap, overweight chronic illnesses, sensomotoric disorders or paraplegia do not have enough strength to climb on their own. That is where the E-Climber steps in.
The E-Climber is a device that supports the climbing person by reducing their bodyweight. It is kind of like an E-Bike for climbing. The E-Climber has an integrated bodyweight support system as well as an integrated auto-belay system. The patient is securely attached to a rope and with the reduced bodyweight, climbing becomes possible for many, when not all persons. Therapeutic climbing benefits greatly from our technology because with the E-Climber, physical prerequisites are no longer necessary. This is how the E-Climber revolutionizes climbing
The aim is to develop our prototype of the E-Climber into a commercial product.
The development takes place in close cooperation with physiotherapists, rehabilitation clinics and climbing gyms. In the first project phase 01.01.22-01.01.23 a new prototype is developed. The needs and requirements from the potential buyers are taken into account for the development. This prototype is used to conduct initial tests in the laboratory with potential users and buyers.
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Last update to this project presentation 17.10.2022