Callie’s Mini BladeXT Story

Callie Mini Blade XT

Embracing Mobility: Callie Cline's Journey with Blatchford

Discovery at Camp No Limits

"Callie was born with a lower limb difference and had an amputation when she was 18 months old," reveals Stephen Garcia, Callie's clinician at Hanger Clinic, setting the stage for Callie's remarkable journey with Blatchford, which began at Camp No Limits. From the outset, Callie's story is one of resilience and determination in the face of adversity.

Guidance and Support from Hanger Clinic

"We have been patients of Hanger Clinic for years. They have welcomed Callie (and our whole family) with open arms," expresses Callie's family, reflecting on the unwavering support and guidance provided by the clinic throughout Callie's journey. Justin & Stephen's dedication to Callie's progress has been instrumental in her growth and development.

Transcending Limitations

"The blade gives her the freedom to be a kid and participate in activities comfortably," shares Stephen, highlighting the transformative impact of Callie's Blatchford device on her mobility and independence from horseback riding to archery and beyond, Callie's activities know no bounds, thanks to the mobility afforded by her prosthetic blade.

Enhancing Daily Life

"The ability to comfortably participate in sports/physical activities," cites Callie, identifying her favourite feature of the Blatchford device. This enhancement in mobility has enriched Callie's daily life at home and school, enabling her to engage in activities with newfound confidence and ease.

Aspirations and Dreams

"Callie is currently in pursuit of competing at the Par-Olympic level for archery. She also would like to run a 5k!" reveals Stephen, shedding light on Callie's ambitious dreams, fueled by the mobility and empowerment provided by her Blatchford device.

Gratitude and Resilience

"Despite facing additional health challenges, including a chronic heart condition called Tetralogy of Fallot, Callie's resilience shines through," acknowledges Stephen, underscoring Callie's unwavering determination and the invaluable role of her Blatchford device in her journey of overcoming adversity.



In essence, Callie's story exemplifies the profound impact of Blatchford's prosthetic technology on enhancing the lives of individuals with limb differences. With unwavering support from her clinicians and the transformative power of her Blatchford device, Callie inspires all, showcasing the boundless possibilities that arise when innovation meets determination and support.

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Mini BladeXT

For youngsters, life never stops. An active lifestyle needs to be fully equipped to meet the needs of the most demanding user, whether it’s going to school, spending time with friends, running, cycling or taking part in other sports.

Designed to offer a complete solution, the Mini BladeXT offers outstanding stability, ground compliance and improved comfort through the split toe and traction sole, while its C-shaped toe spring is primed for optimal energy response.

  • Twin toe and heel springs
  • Split toe design
  • Traction sole
  • Heel stiffness wedge
  • Waterproof
  • Field replaceable heel spring kit
  • Male mini pyramid with 30mm shift and rotation