Invacare wins Paralympic bid

Monday, June 30, 2008

ELYRIA, Ohio--Top End, Invacare’s sports and recreation division, recently won the order to build more than 240 wheelchairs for the Chinese Paralympian team. China is one of the few countries that purchases equipment for its paralympic athletes. The ordered chairs include the Top End Paul Schulte Signature Series Titanium Basketball Chairs and the Top End T-5 Tennis Elite Chairs. The majority of the chairs will be made at the Top End facility in Pinellas Park, Fla.