Single above elbow amputation (BEA) or comparable functionally complete Brachial Plexus lesion.
Loss of both hands.
Double below knee amputation (BKA), with less than 1/3 of the residual limbs remaining.
Combination of severe loss of strength and flexibility in the hip, knee or ankle joint in both lower extremities as evidenced through a functional test. (Athletes who lose 60-84 points on the functional and strength test)
(a) Loss of 40% mobility in the hip, knee or ankle in both lower extremities evidenced by functionality test.
(b) Loss of 40% flexibility in the hip, knee or ankle joints evidenced by functionality test.
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