The following list of athletes have received an invitation, via email, to attend the 2015 USA Wheelchair Rugby Selection Camp. All responses must be sent to Mandy Goff at email@example.com by Saturday, 14 March.
The 23rd Tampa International Wheelchair Rugby Tournament was held this past January and saw some great competition. Rugby and weather in the 70’s is all it took to get some of these cold weather teams like St. Louis, Grand Rapids, Indy and London to make the trip South.
Texas Orange and Black combine for 1st and 2nd at Irving Tournament
The Stampede (Sponsored by C&R Medical) concluded a successful weekend at the 6th annual RISE Invitational finishing 1 and 2. Both sides Orange and Black went unbeaten in games against common opponents and defeated their opponents on Sunday.
GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. (KMSP) -
Quad rugby is a mixed team sport for both males and females and it combines the elements of rugby, basketball and handball, and of course, a little bit of trash talk.
While the spectator's mind is racing to keep up in this Steelheads chess game, it's a physical game, too. Contact between wheelchairs is, as they say, "encouraged,” and they encouraged Fox 9's Dawn Mitchell to give it a try.
Richard Cartwright Memorial Tournament
January 24-25th, 2015
California State University, Sacramento
Host: Sierra Storm
Sponsors: Ability Center, Access Leisure Sacramento, Paralympic Sports Sacramento, Hilton Garden Inn
Sierra Storm hosted it’s 2nd tournament of the season at Sacramento State University’s student recreational center, The WELL. Teams attending were Sierra Storm, NorCal Quakes, San Diego Sharp, Portland Pounders, and the Northridge Knights.
5. St. Louis
8. Grand Rapids
11. U of A
1. Phoenix Heat
2. Tucson Renegades
3. Texas Stampede
4. Minnesota Wheelchair Rugby Club
5. St. Louis Rugby Rams
6. Tampa Generals
7. Shepherd Smash
8. Grand Rapids Thunder
9. Sharp Edge
10. Seattle Slam
11. TIRR Texans
12. Nor-Cal Quakes
13. Lakeshore Demolition
14. U of A Wildcats
15. Milwaukee Iron
16. RHI Indy Brawlers