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#1 shrek

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Posted 09 September 2010 - 02:55 PM

On the RFLs Facebook page, they've posted a well put together 5 minute Wheelchair Rugby League video, well worth a watch if you've missed it.

I've heard and read plenty about it and as it turns out used to stand next to the England Coach at Central Park back in the day, but until today had never seen any match footage.

Its pretty brutal stuff, every credit to those that play.

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Sorry for those not on facebook, the footage is hosted on You Tube.

Edited by shrek, 09 September 2010 - 03:15 PM.


#2 southstand loiner

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Posted 14 September 2010 - 08:36 AM

QUOTE (shrek @ Sep 9 2010, 02:55 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
On the RFLs Facebook page, they've posted a well put together 5 minute Wheelchair Rugby League video, well worth a watch if you've missed it.

I've heard and read plenty about it and as it turns out used to stand next to the England Coach at Central Park back in the day, but until today had never seen any match footage.

Its pretty brutal stuff, every credit to those that play.

Edit

Sorry for those not on facebook, the footage is hosted on You Tube.


ah a sunday night in front of the telly watching old rugby league games.
does life get any better .

#3 southstand loiner

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Posted 14 September 2010 - 08:40 AM

sure is good stuff. i have to dvds of games between halifax and vichy played a couple of years back which were pretty suprising when i saw them .
the best bit is one of the vichy team jumps out of the wheelchair to pick a team mate up . seemed a bit to agile to be in a wheelchair
ah a sunday night in front of the telly watching old rugby league games.
does life get any better .

#4 JohnM

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Posted 14 September 2010 - 09:02 AM

QUOTE (southstand loiner @ Sep 14 2010, 09:40 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
sure is good stuff. i have to dvds of games between halifax and vichy played a couple of years back which were pretty suprising when i saw them .
the best bit is one of the vichy team jumps out of the wheelchair to pick a team mate up . seemed a bit to agile to be in a wheelchair


that's because you are allowed a certain number of able bodied in a team. The last game I saw was GB v France on the car park at Harrow School some years ago.

see here

Cliff Spracklen is your man when it come to Wheelchair RL




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