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Mixed Ability Rugby

Mixed Ability Rugby, non-disabled players and players with varying disabilities can start playing from the age of 18.

The game is 15 a-side, with passive scrummaging.

Level of contact depends on certain individuals ability or medical condition, this can be shown by use of different coloured headguards/shorts or relayed verbally to opposition teams in a pre-match talk this method is used by teams that do not want to visually single out players.

Opposition tends to be 3rds or 4ths teams and other mixed ability teams.

General rules:

  • 15-a-side
  • Mixture of disabled and non-disabled
  • Contact level adapted to individual
  • Uncontested scrums
  • Train from 16, play from the age of 18




Ospreys Region -  Swansea Gladiators

Location: Swansea Uplands RFC SA2 7HP

Training Day/Time: Thursdays 1830-2030hrs

Contact: Matthew Gemine Email:m.gemine83@gmail.com or @SwanseaGlads on twitter


Ospreys Region - Port Talbot Panthers

Location: Aberavon Greenstars – SA12 6BS (training can be around various venues in area)

Training Day/Time: Varied – Check Facebook/Twitter

Contact: Andrew John Harris Email:PTPANTHERSRFC@outlook.com Twitter: @PTPantherss or look up on Facebook


Scarlets Region - Llanelli Warriors

Location: Burry Port RFC SA16 0RT

Training Day/Time: Sunday (If no fixture) 1500-1700hrs

Contact: Gwilym Lewis 07837 994901 gwilym666@hotmail.com or @GwilWarriors on twitter


Scarlets Region - Pembrokeshire Vikings

Location: Milford Haven RFC –SA73 3QT 

Training Day/Time: Sunday (If no fixture) 1500-1600hrs

Contact: Simon Gardiner: 07581 346832 Twitter:@PembrokeshireV or look up on Facebook


Cardiff Blues Region - Cardiff Chiefs

Location: Llandaff RFC CF5 2AZ

Training Day/Time: Sunday (If no fixture) 1300-1500hrs

Contact: Endaf Williams 07425 163728 endaf.williams@yahoo.co.uk or @CardiffChiefsRU on twitter


Dragons Region - Dragons All Stars

Location: Cwmbran RFC, NP44 1NY

Training Day/Time: Wednesday's 18:30 - 19:30hrs

Contact: Callum House - callumhouse95@hotmail.com,Gareth Sullivan - garethsullivan79@gmail.com or @DragAllStars on twitter


North Wales - Colwyn Bay Stingrays

Location:  Colwyn Bay RFC, LL28 4SW

Training Dates: One Saturday a month -  1030-1200hrs

January 18th at Colwyn Bay RFC

February 15th at Colwyn Bay RFC

Contact: Rachel Taylor rtaylor@wru.wales or @StingraysMAR on twitter


North Wales - Llewod Y Bont 

Location: Menai Bridge RFC 

Training Dates: One Saturday a month - 1100 - 1230hrs 

Contact: Darren Owen Email:darrenowen75@yahoo.com 


Mid Wales - Newtown Dragons

Location: Newtown RFC SY16 3AF

Training Day/Time: Mondays 1900-2000hrs

Contact: garethkelly0508@gmail.com  or @DragonsNewtown on twitter

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