Strongback Mobility AG of Zürich at REHACARE 2017 in Düsseldorf -- REHACARE Trade Fair

Strongback Mobility AG

Luisenstr. 24, 8005 Zürich

Hall map

REHACARE 2017 hall map (Hall 4): stand F24

Fairground map

REHACARE 2017 fairground map: Hall 4


Ladd Lougee

Founder + President

+1 415-992-6993


Dr. Christian Grothe

Founder + CEO

+41 43 5415254


Our range of products

Product categories

  • 07  Mobility and walking aids
  • 07.02  Wheelchairs and vehicles
  • 07.02.10  Mechanically driven wheelchairs and push wheelchairs

Mechanically driven wheelchairs and push wheelchairs

Our products

Product category: Mechanically driven wheelchairs and push wheelchairs


The STRONGBACK 24 wheelchair is the first off-the-shelf standard folding manual wheelchair to provide frame-integrated effective posture support. Its unique ergonomic shape promotes healthy upright sitting and ensures greater comfort from the first moment. The innovative STRONGBACK 24 wheelchair is as convenient, easy, and simple to operate as conventional wheelchairs and is a 2018 nominee for the German Design Council’s prestigious German Design Award 2018 in the category "Medical, Rehabilitation and Health Care". It is the first self-propelled model made by Strongback Mobility and, along with their STRONGBACK Excursion transit chairs first introduced in 2015, neatly completes their line of ultralight ergonomic wheelchairs.

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Company news




May 23, 2017

STRONGBACK 24 nominated for German Design Award 2018

Our STRONGBACK 24 has been nominated for the prestigious „German Design Award 2018“ in the category „Medical, Rehabilitation and Health Care“. An international jury will select prize-winners in October. 

The German Design Award is the premium international prize of the German Design Council, and aims at discovering, presenting and awarding top-quality products and communication design that are in their own way ground-breaking in the international design landscape. Since its premiere in 2012, the German Design Award has become one of the best-known design competitions in the world.

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About us

Company details

About Strongback Mobility
The mission of Strongback Mobility is to prevent back pain in wheelchair users by providing an ergonomically superior product. The company was established in August 2015 by Christian Grothe and Ladd Lougee. Grothe has a PhD in Engineering and Lougee has a track record of entrepreneurial success by bringing the award-winning STRONGBACK camping chairs to market in 2010.

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Area of business

Mobility and walking aids