Tags: Wheelchair Rugby
The exciting and explosive sport of Wheelchair Rugby has had a great start in Northamptonshire.
After a series of Taster Sessions organised by Northampton Saints and Great Britain Wheelchair Rugby (GBWR),... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 25 Mar 2017 20:01
Northampton Saints launched their new Wheelchair Rugby development on Monday evening (16th January) and eight people with a disability turned up at Weston Favell Academy to participate in their first taster... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 18 Jan 2017 12:22
Northampton Saints has joined forces with Northamptonshire Sport and Great Britain Wheelchair Rugby to grow the sport of Wheelchair Rugby in the East Midlands.
Wheelchair Rugby hit the UK from North America... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 04 Jan 2017 09:32
On Saturday 19th November a group of students with a learning, or physical disability from Friars Academy in Wellingborough represented Northampton Saints in the BT Youth Wheelchair Rugby tournament which... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 29 Nov 2016 12:09
How does it work?
Wheelchair rugby is played indoors on a regulation-size basketball court by teams of four, using a white ball that is identical in size and shape to a volleyball. Teams are mixed, with... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 28 Sep 2016 17:08
With the Rugby World Cup now well under way, people with physical disabilities will soon have the opportunity to get involved in the wheelchair version of the sport in Northamptonshire. Wheelchair Rugby,... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 25 Sep 2015 16:26