Jun 14, George W Bush has fallen off a Segway - a new stand-on scooter designed to make motorised travel user-friendly. The machine went down when he stepped onto it at his family estate in Kennebunkport.
The President is holding a tennis racket in his right hand, both before and immediately after he falls from the Segway. There also appears to be an object in his left hand (see especially photos 2 and 4). Therefore, he could not have been holding the handlebars securely. This failure may have been a cause of the fall. Jan 9, - The US president slips off one of the Plymouth-developed stand-on scooters. Jan 9, - The US president slips off one of the Plymouth-developed stand-on scooters. Pinterest.
Today. Explore. When the auto-complete results are available, use the up and down arrows to review and Enter to select. Touch device users can explore by. Jun 15, Yahoo has a couple pics of President Bush pimping out the Segway, when he fell off of it. Yahoo has a couple pics of President Bush pimping out the Segway, when he fell off of it.
toggle menu Icrontic Categories Discussions Discussion Bush falls off the Segway. Title. Author. In JunePresident Bush fell off a Segway while attempting to ride it for the first time. The late-night comedy shows got a great laugh out of it, but the event was of little consequence otherwise.
Instead, when Bush takes his famous tumble, he falls and breaks his neck. Despite the best medical care available, he's left a complete. Jun 12, J G Jun 13, at PM. I have a relative who works for Segway. He said Bush forgot to change the Segway to “Ride” mode from “Follow” Mode - which turns the gyroscope off and is for when you have to pull the Segway by its handlebars. Without the gyroscope, the Segway won’t move forward when you lean forward - it just flops over.