Gallery: 4StrikeBike Can Be Pedalled With Hands and Feet at the Same Ti...

 

The 4StrikeBike features handlebars that double as an extra set of pedals! Designed by Dutch firm TSG Essempio, the bike is a real treat for passionate cyclists, people with back problems and compulsive multi-taskers. The hand pedals can be fixed upright when navigating city traffic or engaged to provide extra power when crossing longer distances at higher speeds. Retired Dutch surgeon Lex van Stekelenburg came up with the idea after developing back problems. The bike works therapeutically by distributing body weight more naturally than a conventional bicycle.

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  1. Manuele August 10, 2013 at 2:58 am

    Great idea to pedal with arms and legs alike the Varibike http://www.varibike.com which is already on the market

  2. lodi May 11, 2013 at 7:56 am

    Does it works similar to the RaXibo? I cannot imagine how the steering is made.

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