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Vince’s Parallax: Tandem Cycling and Blind People for more information on this topic.
Please note: This is just a taster – I have huge amounts of material on blind people and tandems waiting to be edited, so this topic will be back soon!
38-Year-Old Blind Cyclist Seeks Disability Grant To Repair Vehicle – Springfield, Ohio man uses recumbent trike for therapy, needs repair or replacement.
Athletic Meeting for the Blind at British school of Beijing – events included tandem cycling.
Australian Track National Championships: Day 3, Route Maps & Results | Cyclingnews.com – including blind results.
[Video] AYUTTHAYA-BKK, Tour de Thailand 2009 – "This video represents one of the day rides of the Tour de Thailand 2009 from Chiang Mai to Phuket. This day ride is from Ayutthaya to the suburbs of Bangkok where the Foundation for the Blind in Thailand has one of their Skills Development Centers to teach the blind how to deal with everyday life and also for job training so that they can be productive members of society and take care of themselves. Each year students from the center come out on tandem bikes and join the Tour de Thailand cyclists along with local bike clubs for a great day out to raise funds, create awareness, and generally have a good time."
Bicycling Blind – "The U.S. Blind Tandem Cycling Connection endeavors to increase the participation of individuals who are visually impaired or blind in the exhilarating sport of tandem cycling."
Blind Courage – The Journey – Blind Courage » Blog Archive – two blind stokers and two sighted friends plan a tandem ride from Perth to Sydney for March, 2010, raising funds for Vision Australia.
Blind Guy Coming Through! – TeamRunningFree.com – how do you guide a blind guy through a triathlon?
Crap Cycling & Walking in Waltham Forest – some of the pleasures and displeasures of cycling in this busy part of London.
[Video] Cycling Blind – On the track with GB Cycling as they train budding cyclists aiming for the Olympics and Paralympics.
Filming and free circuit training oppo- this Fri – Rides – Manchester Wheelers’ Cycling Club – photoshoot opportunity, Friday, 12th February, 2010.
Rob Matthews – Hompeage – information about this parolympian and now competitive cyclist, who has retinitis pigmentosa. His autobiography is "Running Blind" – link on the site.
TANDEM RIDER APPEAL | Cycle Logic | Bike Shop Cornwall – appeal for sighted pilot.
[Video] Willie and Freckles on Terra Trike – presumably Freckles is the dog!