Eythor Bender joins our board
We're extremely proud and happy to welcome Eythor Bender to our board.
Our return to Ukraine: The Lviv test run w/ Unbroken Ukraine
We recently went to Lviv in Ukraine to fit Ukrainian defenders with running blades and Levitate Forever feet. Watch how the event unfolded.
Finalists for EY Entrepreneur of The Year 2023
We're thrilled to share that we made it to the finals for the EY Entrepreneur of The Year 2023.
Denver test run: Try a running blade & the Levitate Forever
The Freedom Tour 2023/2024 kicks off in Denver, CO, on December 10 - and we're open for sign-ups!
From 500 lbs to running a 5K: Zach's journey
Not long ago, Zach battled weight problems and limb loss. Now he's more active than ever before.
The journey to Kyiv: Our first test run event in Ukraine
We've recently embarked on our second visit to Ukraine. Partnering with U+ System once more, we went to host our first test run in Ukraine.
Levitate lends a hand to Ukrainian heroes
We recently jetted off to the picturesque city of Lviv, Ukraine, on a mission close to our hearts: helping Ukrainian heroes with prosthetics.
Meet Patricia, the latest addition to our team
Meet Patricia - a rugby player, mechanical engineer and the latest addition to our incredible team.
Try a running blade in Charlotte (NC) and Spokane (WA)
Join our test run events in Charlotte and Spokane and take a Levitate running blade for a spin - completely free of charge.
Running Is A Right: Empowering kids with the ability to run
Running Is A Right, an organization dedicated to empowering pediatric amputees to embrace the joy of running, gave kids the ability to run at a special event in Utah.
Sarah's 1000 miles: Finding freedom on the running blade
Sarah Cousineau has etched her name in the annals of Levitate history. With sheer determination and an indomitable spirit, she has achieved a remarkable feat—covering an astounding 1,000 miles on her running blade, using just one sole
New test run announcements: Salt Lake City, Portland (OR) & Spokane
Join us at one of our upcoming test runs in Utah, Oregon and Washington state.
Ebrima Jallow: The Gambian amputee football star named the Face of Inclusive Africa
Ebrima Jallow, the charismatic star player of the Gambia Amputee Football Association, has just earned himself a spot in the prestigious Faces of Africa by inABLE.
The Houston Test Run
Houston marks our second test run in Texas this year - and it didn't disappoint.
Levitate named Handipreneur of the Year 2023
Last night, Levitate was celebrated as the recipient of the prestigious title of Handipreneur of the Year 2023 - an award focusing on startups that make a difference for people with disabilities.
Video: Children embrace freedom in Oregon
Children got the unique chance to try a running blade in Beaverton, Oregon. Here's how the event went down.
The Boston Test Run
30 amputees getting together to run for the first time in years - Boston, you totally rock!
A 100 day runathon: Meet Elvanna Raine
Reaching her 100th day of running in a row today, Elvanna from Taiwan has shown the world that with the right tools and mindset, the only one stopping you is you.
Para-athlete Sam Schaefer smashes world records at Highland Games
Sam Schaefer, a 33-year-old amputee from St. Louis, Missouri, has defied all odds by becoming a record-breaking athlete in the Highland Games.
Empowering children with Levitate running blades
The Dave McGillivray Finish Strong Foundation's Running Is A Right program hosts an exhilarating running clinic-event for children. And they all got the chance to try a Levitate running blade.
Try a running blade in California & Houston
Now's your chance to try out a running blade on the sunny West Coast - and in Texas.
Para-athlete Sebastian Engwald conquers Boston Marathon
Sebastian Engwald, our very own Sales Executive and para-athlete, accomplished a remarkable feat: he completed the 127th Boston Marathon.
Running again after 31 years of chronic pain
When Deanna Campbell from Georgia decided to have her right leg amputated below the knee, her next goal was to start running. Fox 5 has covered her incredible story.
The New Jersey Test Run
With more than 20 attendees and an incredible D1 training facility at our disposal, our NJ test run was bound to be awesome.
A mini test run in Baltimore
We partnered with Align Rehabilitation to set up a Levitate test run in Baltimore in record time. Here's how it went down.
Delivering what matters: Tony, the UPS driver
Our UPS driver, Tony, is more than "just" a delivery man. He goes above and beyond to let our customers know when they can receive their running blade.
Levitate wins FIT Sport Design Awards
We're stoked to accept the FIT Sport Design Award in two major categories.
Representing Denmark in a new way
We’ve been selected by Creative Denmark as an example of Denmark's leading creative and innovation culture. Read the whole case.
The Dallas Test Run
We went to Dallas, Texas, to host our first test run of 2023. Here's how it went down.
The Levitate Freedom Tour
Ever wanted to try a running blade? Now's your chance. Join our Levitate Freedom Tour.
Levitate on CBS
CBS Colorado stopped by our test run in Denver. Here's how it went down.
We've added a para triathlete to the team
Meet Sebastian, the latest addition to the Levitate team.
Try a Levitate running blade in Denver
Ever wanted to try a recreational prosthetic? Now is your chance! Register for our test run in Denver.
Join The Heather Abbott Foundation's Team Limb-it-less and run the 2023 Boston Marathon
Want to run the Boston Marathon for a good cause? Now is your chance.
Crawl before you run: Paul's story
How does spending hours crawling up UK's tallest mountains sound? Not that appealing? Well, that's exactly what Paul Ellis is doing. And he does it all for a good cause.
Where dreams come true: The Sian Green Foundation
Are you in the UK and dreaming of getting your hands on a running blade? Chances are Sian Green-Lord from Leicester is just the person to get in touch with.
Making sense out of something senseless: The Heather Abbott Foundation
After losing her leg in the Boston Marathon bombing, Heather Abbott decided to go beyond helping herself. She now helps other amputees to find a way back to a normal life.
The only way is up: Nick's story
When high school teacher Nick Nolander (37) from Colorado lost his feet hiking a 14,000 ft mountain, he never lost his love for the outdoors. Now, with his two new running blades in the bag, he has the tools to carve a new path on his way up the Rockies.
Amplitude Media: Levitate is picking up speed
Our CEO and founder, Lasse Madsen, was interviewed by Amplitude Media about our mission, our running blade, and why we've chosen to revolutionize the industry with direct-to-consumer sports gear for people with disabilities.
Introducing: The Gravel sole
There's a new sole in town - and this time with a little more grip. Go beyond your own limits with the new Levitate Gravel sole.
Quality of life can be vastly improved with sports prosthetics
Are sports prosthetics just nice-to-haves or do they actually make a life-altering impact in people's lives?
First run in 25 years: Neil's story
Following a skydiving accident nearly 27 years ago, Neil Williams has had a long, involuntary break from running. Now, after getting his hands on a running blade, Neil is looking forward to go on park runs with his wonderful family.
Marcelo's road to the Paralympics
33 year old Marcelo has never been much of a sports enthusiast. Now, 6 years after the horrific motor vehicle accident that caused his amputation, just being active is no longer enough.
Life as an amputee: Kelly's experience
Why should you even bother returning to sports? We had a quick chat with Dr. Kelly Terry from BARWIS Physical Therapy about life as an amputee from an outsider's perspective, and the health benefits of being active.
Not just for the sporty few: Running blades in a new perspective
If you've ever felt that running blades are not for you, chances are you're not alone. We sat down with Brett Rosen from Hanger Clinic to talk about his work, the future of sports prosthetics and how the O&P industry can be more inclusive.
The benefits of riding a bike
This year, the Tour de France is coming to Denmark. We're celebrating the arrival of le Tour by highlighting the sport of cycling together with professional triathlete and sports therapist, Sebastian Engwald.
Welcome to Miami: Our test-run with Hanger Clinic
What happens when a bunch of everyday athletes get to try out a running blade at one of the finest sports venues Miami has to offer? The answer: pure magic.
A rock and a hard place: Connie's story
We had a sit-down with Connie from New Jersey, a die hard soccer fan and recent amputee. Not long ago, Connie feared she was sentenced to a life on pain meds. Now, through sheer determination, she's looking forward to kick it like Beckham once again.
The steep climb to self-confidence: Debbie's story
From helping children suffering from anxiety to forging her own path to self-confidence, Debbie's approach to an active life - and her disability - has made all the difference.
Never give up without a fight: Rustin’s story
Without hardship, there would be no accomplishments. If there were nothing to battle for, there would be nothing to be won. Rustin Hughes is a VA and MMA fighter from Colorado that has fought and triumphed. Here’s his story.
Struck by Lightning: Jonathan's story
On a damp summer day, Jonathan Richter, a former player for FC Nordsjælland, was struck by lightning during a match in Hvidovre Stadium. This is his story.
Boston runners take Levitate running blades for a test-spin
Last month we rented Boston University's Track and Field Center for a few hours. The mission: allowing local amputees try out a Levitate running blade - free of charge. Here is how it went down.
Do a backflip! Renato's story
When Renato was in the hospital after a motorcycle accident and knew that there was no way of getting his left leg back, he thought he would never run again. Today, Renato not only runs, he backflips!
We're the Nordic representative at Le Tremplin Finals in Paris
Breaking: We were chosen to pitch as the Nordic representative at Le Tremplin Finals during this year's Global Sports Week in Paris.
Limb Loss Awareness Month: How Alexandra learned to run again
When your life is turned upside down, you find yourself at a crossroads: give up or fight on. American Alexandra Wolf is definitely a fighter - and an optimistic one at that.
Limb Loss Awareness Month: Kamil going the distance
Climbing mountain peaks, running 10Ks and biking for thousands of kilometers. Kamil Warchoł from Poland goes all in after rediscovering sports.
Limb Loss Awareness Month: Kelly's road to her running blade
When Scottish single mom of twins, Kelly Paddon, lost her left leg to sarcoma at only 15 years old, she was instantly rendered incapable of living the active life she lived before. Her running blade has changed all that.
The Para Triathlete: Sebastian's story
When triathlete Sebastian Engwald got amputated below the knee at only 11 years old, sports ended up playing a pivotal role in him finding a new purpose in life. This is his story.
We're on The Active Amputee's Podcast
The Active Amputee Podcast invited us over for a talk about Levitate and our mission.
Amplitude: Levitate blade brings tears of joy to a new amputee
Hannah Mack was one of the hundreds of people who shared her opinions in the 2022 Amputee Community Survey, which Amplitude sponsored in partnership with The Liner Wand. She was then randomly chosen as the winner of a brand new Levitate running blade. Amplite Media has written a piece about Hannah's journey.
Double trouble: Juttima's story
Getting back on track can be double the challenge when you’re a recent double amputee. Just ask Juttima from Australia.
Build your running blade with Allison
Dont just hear it from us. In this video, Allison Lang, a Canadian model and amputee, tells a bit about Levitate and shows you how she assembles her Levitate running blade within minutes.
Behind the blade
Durable, flexible and effortless assembly. Our blades are built on these pillars. In this film we take a closer look at why we've chosen glassfiber, the concept behind our kit and how we make sure the blades can take a punch.
Levitate is one to keep an eye on
EU-Startups chose us as one out of 10 startups to keep an eye on in 2022. We appreciate the recognition!
Welcome to AmpCamp: An exotic getaway for amputees
Are you looking for an exotic fitness getaway for amputees? Then AmpCamp might be just the thing for you.
When modelling meets sports prosthetics: Lexie Bader's story
Bionic, fierce and breathtaking. Lexie Bader, doesn't go unnoticed when she strolls down the catwalk.
Ampubox: Making boxing an accessible sport
No sport should be off limits. Luckily the owner of a very special boxing gym in Kingsbury, Australia, agrees with us on that.
Helping sarcoma survivors to an active life: The Move For Jenn Foundation
The Move For Jenn Foundation is an American nonprofit organization established by Jenn Andrews in Charlotte, North Carolina. Their mission? To help sarcoma survivors on a path back to an active life with grants in the form of sports prosthetics / running blades.
Patients or everyday athletes? Let's talk about people with amputations
If you were living with an amputation, would you want to be viewed as capable or incapable of handling your own prosthetics? Would you like to feel independent or dependent despite your physical disability?
We've been nominated for Entrepreneur of the Year
We're stoked to announce that we've been nominated for EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2021 in the category Social Entrepreneurship - Future Impact.
Making running available to everyone
Levitate is an innovative sports brand making running blades for amputees. By offering affordable customized running blades to amputees worldwide, they are opening up the world of sports and making running available to everyone!
Built for everyday exercise and sports
A new prosthetic leg built for exercise mean an improved lifestyle for active amputees. Now, you don't have to be in the Olympics to have one.
Improve life for active amputees
Start-up develops new ‘plug-and-play’ prosthesis for exercisers in close collaboration with engineers and business developers at DTU.