Published on November 16th, 2015 | by mpower
Rock Climbing Prosthetic: Mountain Goat Inspired
We first featured the KLIPPA prosthetic climbing leg back in the spring of 2014 on Mpower Sports. Design student Kai Lin built the leg after being inspired by mountain goats. He was designing so that athletes could use the legs small footprint, it’s flexibility and articulation to get securely on the rock. Here he talks about his inspiration behind building the leg.