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ATHLETES FROM AROUND THE WORLD WITH THE DETERMINATION TO LIVE WITHOUT LIMITS.

Passion, emotion, enthusiasm, determination, team spirit and the support of their fellow athletes – for more than 30 years these have been our Team Sunrise values! They are athletes from all over the world, with different backgrounds, sporting achievements and disabilities that have come together - united as #TeamSunrise with one goal… ONE TEAM ONE WILL.
                            

One team one will
Live without limits.

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Meet TEAM SUNRISE

Meet the team
Find out more about TEAM SUNRISE, outstanding athletes that embody the true power of the human spirit. Athletes who challenge themselves to do better, striving to be the best and inspiring others to do the same.
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    Athletics
  • Basketball
  • Fencing
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  • custom.rugby
  • Swimming
  • Table Tennis
  • Tennis

" I don't really suit individual sports, I like the comradery that comes with being in a team."

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Abdi Jama
Abdi Jama
Basketball

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Alfie Hewett
Alfie Hewett
Tennis

"For the past 18 years, wheelchair basketball has been a way of life for me. Always evolving to be the very best I can be, I make sacrifices every day in order to play at the highest level."

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Asier García
Asier García
Basketball

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Bill Latham
Bill Latham
Basketball

"Basketball is an extremely physical sport, it demands a lot from your body."

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Carina de Rooij
Carina de Rooij
Basketball

"I cross-trained in track & field prior to doing it at the elite level. I fell in love with track & field all over again, just like I did prior to being disabled."

My Sports Chair:
JAY J3

My Everyday Chair:

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Cassie Mitchell
Cassie Mitchell
Athletics

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Cindy Ouellet
Cindy Ouellet
Basketball

"I chose wheelchair tennis because it was a sport that I could play whilst in a wheelchair with, and against, my able-bodied friends and family."

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David Wagner
David Wagner
Tennis

"My dream is to become the best wheelchair tennis player I can be."

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Diede de Groot
Diede de Groot
Tennis

"Try to work hard everyday and never rest until you reach your goals."

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Dirk Passiwan
Dirk Passiwan
Basketball

"Athletics always make me want to go further."

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Elizabeth Gomes
Elizabeth Gomes
Athletics

"It's a sport you can practice no matter your physical limitations. We all can play table tennis."

My Sports Chair:
QUICKIE Nitrum

My Everyday Chair:
QUICKIE Nitrum

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Gabriel Copola
Gabriel Copola
Table Tennis

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Gordon Reid
Gordon Reid
Tennis

"I would recommend this sport to anyone. Whether that’s to take up the sport to compete or to spectate."

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Gregg Warburton
Gregg Warburton
Basketball

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Helen Freeman
Helen Freeman
Basketball

"I just love the speed and feeling of freedom when cycling."

My Sports Chair:
RGK Shark RS

My Everyday Chair:
QUICKIE Krypton R

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Jani Peltopuro
Jani Peltopuro
Påspændingscykler

"Tennis has changed my life - and it can change other people's lives too."

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Jordanne Whiley MBE
Jordanne Whiley MBE
Tennis

"Sport means a real evolution that has helped me to grow mentally and physically."

My Sports Chair:
RGK Shark RS

My Everyday Chair:

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Joseph Fritsch
Joseph Fritsch
Påspændingscykler

"My sport represents my overcoming, a way I thought I'd forget the difficulties and innovate."

My Sports Chair:
QUICKIE Nitrum

My Everyday Chair:
QUICKIE Nitrum

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Jovane Guissone
Jovane Guissone
Fencing

"Min passion er at sætte mål, kæmpe for dem og nå dem. Jeg forsøger altid at gøre det bedre og optimere alle detaljer i processen."

My Sports Chair:
RGK Shark RS

My Everyday Chair:
QUICKIE Krypton R

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Kim Klüver Christiansen
Kim Klüver Christiansen
Påspændingscykler

"I live alone so I have a lot of work to keep everything in order, although I am still learning how to deal with difficult situations. My wheelchair and other devices make my life easier. "

My Sports Chair:

My Everyday Chair:
QUICKIE Krypton R

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Lucyna Kornobys
Lucyna Kornobys
Athletics

"Wheelchair basketball has given me the amazing opportunity to meet incredible people all around the world. "

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Mareike Miller
Mareike Miller
Basketball

"Basketball gave me confidence to face the day head on, looking forward to the next practice or game. I can not imagine my life without basketball."

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Mariska Beijer
Mariska Beijer
Basketball

"My passion lies in sport. I've always found an outlet for my energy and for the last decade that has been wheelchair basketball."

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Nikola Goncin
Nikola Goncin
Basketball

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Patrick Anderson
Patrick Anderson
Basketball

"One of the most beautiful reasons why many people like wheelchair basketball is of how exciting it can be."

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Piotr Pawełko
Piotr Pawełko
Basketball

"I love fighting on the court, the speed, the action and having to make decisions in just a second."

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Rafal Rocki
Rafal Rocki
custom.rugby

"Before my injury I loved cycling, a sport that requires discipline, effort, work and perseverance. They are values which I identify with."

My Sports Chair:
RGK Shark RS

My Everyday Chair:
QUICKIE Nitrum Pro

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Sergio Garrote
Sergio Garrote
Påspændingscykler

"I love that I get to play and train every day with my extended family. I love how competitive it is around the world. Everyone is doing what they can to be the best."

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Sophie Carrigill
Sophie Carrigill
Basketball

"Anything is possible when you commit to seriously achieving it."

My Sports Chair:

My Everyday Chair:
QUICKIE Q300 M Mini SEDEO LITE

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Teresa Perales
Teresa Perales
Swimming

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Terry Bywater
Terry Bywater
Basketball

"After playing basketball for the first time, I was hooked. I was really impressed by how dynamic it is and how the players really get stuck in."

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Thomas Böhme
Thomas Böhme
Basketball

"I love to get the most out of my body every day and think about how the material can be improved. I want to make the sport faster and more attractive."

My Sports Chair:
RGK Shark RS

My Everyday Chair:
QUICKIE Nitrum

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Vico Merklein
Vico Merklein
Påspændingscykler

German & Canadian National Basketball Team

Official Sponsor

We are proud to be the official equipment sponsor of the German and Canadian national wheelchair basketball teams, both men’s and women’s and are confident that we can significantly contribute to the success of these teams with our customized RGK high-performance basketball wheelchairs. We strongly share the principles and values of the Paralympic games and are true believers of the power of sport to bring people of different backgrounds and across all borders together and help them achieve their dreams. Motivated by the conviction that even the best performance can be further improved, we are expecting a lively exchange with the national players and looking forward to inspiring moments in Tokyo.
                            

We are proud to be the official equipment sponsor of the German and Canadian national wheelchair basketball teams, both men’s and women’s and are confident that we can significantly contribute to the success of these teams with our customized RGK high-performance basketball wheelchairs. We strongly share the principles and values of the Paralympic games and are true believers of the power of sport to bring people of different backgrounds and across all borders together and help them achieve their dreams. Motivated by the conviction that even the best performance can be further improved, we are expecting a lively exchange with the national players and looking forward to inspiring moments in Tokyo.
                            

Believe. Live. Inspire.
RGKOver twenty-five years ago, we observed the wheelchair market and decided to change it radically, to provide each wheelchair user with the potential to live their life to the full with a chair fit for each individual purpose. Today we continue to innovate, so that you can believe, live, inspire. The freedom to explore, to go further, to maximise your potential and achieve your goals are our prime motivators. A product that will be an integral part of your core being is our aim.
Live without limits
QUICKIE/SOPURThe QUICKIE /SOPUR range of sports and everyday wheelchairs raise the bar for what a high performance wheelchair should be. Styled by designers and using ultra-light materials, they are wheelchairs that raise the bar for perfect driving ergonomics. Our TEAM SUNRISE athletes embody the power and spirit of "Live without Limits" - now find out more about the sports and everyday wheelchairs that power their passion. Everyday Wheelchairs

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