Simulating Walking at Project Walk


Above is a video of my recent walking simulation at project walk.

The theory is that if i want to get any feeling or movement back in my legs then I better try and use them. The video captures my first walking simulation held up in a harness, on a tredmill and with three trainers.

I can’t walk or stand and the video shouldn’t be misunderstood. I am exercising with massive amounts of assistance not walking on my own. However, this is the start of a long experiment to promote changes in my nervous system that will allow me to walk at best and keep fit at worst.

Either result isn’t bad!

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1 Response to “Simulating Walking at Project Walk”


  1. 1 Brian Gray March 22, 2011 at 11:17 pm

    Great job Mark, looks remarkably like Locomat, which that have in the NRH in Dun Laoghaire, but without the Robocop leg attachments. Keep at it you are making fabulous progress!


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