The “U” Loop is used in lieu of a handle or footrest. It is secured to the frame with quick release pins or bolts.
For double amputees, it can be used in place of the Junior or Adult footrest. It adds stiffness and protection for the frame. When using a child footrest, it can be used to add protection for their feet.
For independent skiers, it can be used in place of the narrow or wide handlebar. The “U” Loop provides a clean look and a minimalist handle when needed.