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The world’s first gym for visually impaired created

The world’s first gym for visually impaired created

In Volgograd, scientists and IT specialists jointly, the world's first sports hall for handball plays for blind and visually impaired people was created. Inclusive sports hall is equipped with four sides with special sensors.

At the same time, the form of players is equipped with special elements that can capture pulses. So, for instance, when throwing the ball, the signal is sent to the athlete's shape, which permits him to navigate in the playing field.

At present time, there are no analogues in the world to such a gym, reports mir24. It is noted that the new development will contribute to strengthening the general moral and physical condition of people with disabilities, will affect physical and social activity, and will also improve their health, coordination of movement.

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