Newcastle Falcons Wheelchair Rugby Club

Sports category:

Wheelchair Rugby

Overview

Newcastle Falcons Wheelchair Rugby Club are a new club offering Wheelchair Rugby to the Tyne & Wear area.
We have been established since January 2018 and are a developing club.
We play in a Wheelchair Rugby 5s competition run by Great Britain Wheelchair Rugby which see's teams from all around the country battle it out to determine a winning a team.
We train 7 - 9pm every Wednesday at Percy Hedley Upper School in Killingworth (NE12 7BH)
If you wish to attend a session please feel free to get in touch or just turn up.
Team Photo showing 5 Newcastle Falcons players in Green and White hooped shirts

Club features

Impairment types:
Physical impairment
Amputee
Cerebral Palsy
Spinal Cord Injury
Staff experience:
We have a lot of experience working with people with impairments
We have sessions just for beginners
Activity format:
Team based
Availiable sessions:
Mixed gender
Black & White Newcastle Falcons Logo

Location:

Percy Hedley Upper School
Killingworth
Newcastle-upon-Tyne
NE12 7BJ
United Kingdom

Telephone number:

07925 079 507

Email address:

Attending the club:

Participants can get in touch with local Regional Development Officer,
Dale Thompson via email - dale.thompson@gbwr.org.uk,
or Mobile - 07925 079 507

Alternatively, participants can just turn up on the evening to get a feel for the session/club

When we meet:

Wednesday evenings 7-9pm at Percy Hedley Upper Schools Sport Centre

Equipment:

No equipment required to start with. Participants may wish to purchase a specialist Rugby Wheelchair in the future but this can be discussed at the time.

Accessibility Information:

No Access restrictions. There are Able Bodied helpers who would be willing to assist with any Access requirements.

Newcastle Falcons Wheelchair Rugby Club online

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