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Wheelchair Rugby

Wheelchair Rugby is a team sport for male and female athletes with a disability.

The aim is to score goals by crossing the opposing team's goal line while in possession of the ball. The ball may be passed, thrown, batted, rolled, dribbled, or carried in any direction subject to the restrictions laid down in the rules.

The team scoring the most goals by the end of the game is declared the winner.

Formats include a 4-a-side Paralympic Game, a 5-a-side game (5's) played at the Invictus Games, and a youth    5-a-side offering (8-17).

General Rules:

 

  • Youth 8-18yr olds
  • Senior - 18+
  • Two formats - Paralympic: Strict Classification or Invictus/5's: More inclusive
  • Contact sport
CONTACT:

Ospreys

Location: Llantrisant Leisure Centre, CF72 8DJ

Training Day/Time: Tuesday 1030-1330hrs

Contact: Paul Jenkins info@pirateswrc.com or Fran Jenkins fran.ospreyswheelchairrugby@gmail.com

 

Ospreys Youth

Location: Llandarcy Academy of Sport, SA10 6JD

Training Day/Time: Sunday 1300-1500hrs

Contact: John Voss johnvoss1@hotmail.com

 

RGC

Location: Glyndwr University, LL11 2AW

Training Day/Time: Thursday 1000-1300hrs

Contact: Mark Baines 07855 317241 markjbaines@yahoo.co.uk or Anthony Stackhouse anthony.stackhouse@sky.com

 

Scarlets

Location: Pembrokeshire College, SA61 1SZ

Training Day/Time: Thursday 1900-2000hrs (Seniors) 1800-1900hrs (Youth)

Contact: Jane Hayton  07967 140474 b.jane_@hotmail.co.uk

 

Dragons

Location: Cwmbran Stadium – NP44 3YS

Training Day/Time: Tuesday 1700-1900hrs (Seniors)

Contact: Chris Garrett: 07773 312 662 Email: Chris.Garrett@aneurinleisure.org.uk Twitter: @DragonsWRT or look up on Facebook

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