• 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

2017 Vancouver Invitational
10th March - 12th March 2017
Richmond Olympic Oval
Richmond, Vancouver, Canada
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USQRA National Championships
20th April - 22nd April 2017
Ability360 Sport & Fitness Center
Phoenix, Arizona
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IWRF World Rankings

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