• Are you Wheelchair Rugby Ready?
  • The only full contact wheelchair sport in the world
  • An invasion and evasion sport...
  • Actively played in 26 countries with more in development
  • Wrecking wheelchairs around the world since 1977
  • Combines the ethos of Rugby with elements of basketball and handball
  • Don't just sit there - get in the game
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Thrills & Spills

Wheelchair Rugby is a coed team sport for male and female tetraplegic athletes. It is an invasion and evasion game, the object being to carry the ball across the opposing team’s goal line to score points. Of course, it's not quite as simple as that! Watch our videos to see the thrills and spills of the sport.

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Upcoming events

Tampa International Wheelchair Rugby Tournament
9th January - 11th January 2015
Tampa, Florida
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Italy vs. Ireland Test Match
7th February 2015
Rome, Italy
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IWRF World Rankings

1. Australia
2. Canada
3. United States of America
4. Japan
5. Great Britain