Wheelchair Rugby

International Wheelchair Rugby Federation release four-year strategic plan

By Liam Morgan

The IWRF have officially released their strategic four-year plan ©IWRFThe International Wheelchair Rugby Federation (IWRF) have released their new strategic four-year plan aimed at directing the future growth of the sport, includes possible expansion into other disciplines.

Schedule announced for BT World Wheelchair Rugby Challenge

By Michael Pavitt

The inaugural BT World Wheelchair Rugby Challenge will take place in October ©BTGreat Britain Wheelchair Rugby (GBWR) have announced the schedule of the inaugural BT World Wheelchair Rugby Challenge, due to take place from October 12 to 16 at the Copper Box Arena on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London. 

International Wheelchair Rugby Federation develops four-year strategic plan

By Michael Pavitt

IWRF have completed a strategic planning session as they look to develop wheelchair rugby further ©IWRFThe International Wheelchair Rugby Federation (IWRF) has developed a four-year strategic plan to continue to strengthen wheelchair rugby as a Paralympic sport.

Italy and Ireland to play wheelchair rugby match before Six Nations clash

By Liam Morgan

Italy and Ireland will face each other in a wheelchair rugby match in Rome before the two countries clash in the Six Nations ©IWRFItaly will take on Ireland in a wheelchair international in Rome before the two countries do battle in this year's Six Nations, the International Wheelchair Rubgy Federation (IWRF) have announced.

International Wheelchair Rugby Federation launches new Athletes' Council

By Paul Osborne

The IWRF has named the seven members of a new IWRF Athletes' Council ©IWRFThe International Wheelchair Rugby Federation (IWRF) has announced the seven players chosen to form the inaugural Athletes' Council.

GB Wheelchair Rugby signs three year partnership with BT

By Paul Osborne

BT has signed a three year partnership with GB Wheelchair Rugby ©BTGB Wheelchair Rugby has signed a three year partnership with BT, it was announced today.

Australian wheelchair rugby team shortlisted for AIS Sport Performance award

By Daniel Etchells

Australia's success at the 2014 International Wheelchair Rugby Federation World Championship has been recognised by the AIS ©IWRF/Brian MouridsenAustralia's wheelchair rugby team has been shortlisted for Team of the Year at the inaugural Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) Sport Performance Awards (ASPAs) after winning the 2014 International Wheelchair Rugby Federation World Championship title in Odense, Denmark.

Finland targeting first European medal at home Wheelchair Rugby Championships

By Nick Butler

The 2015 European Wheelchair Rugby Championships will take place in Finland ©Pajulahti 2015Finland are seeking to reap the rewards of home advantage when they host the International Wheelchair Rugby Federation (IWRF) 2015 European Championship Division A in September.

London 2012 wheelchair rugby skipper Steve Brown praises supporters of wheelchair sport charity

By Paul Osborne

Paralympian Steve Brown leads the GB Wheelchair Rugby team at London 2012 ©WheelPowerGreat Britain's wheelchair rugby star Steven Brown held a talk with some of WheelPower's top supporters and donors to thank them for the impact they have made to the lives of disabled people.
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