Concorde BGW Helps Get GB to Tokyo!

Thank you to Concorde BGW for raising thousands to help get the Great Britain Wheelchair Rugby Team to Tokyo! We’re hugely grateful to Concorde BGW who join an ever-growing family of wheelchair rugby supporters who have raised funds to help get the team to the Tokyo games. Concorde BGW is an interior design and refurbishment contractor based in Doncaster, and raised over £3500 in support of our Road to Tokyo campaign. The company set themselves a fundraising challenge of epic proportions, cycling from Land’s End to John O’Groats – a total of 874...
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King Power Quad Nations Returns to Leicester in 2019

Photo credit: Osborne Hollis Following the success of the first ever Wheelchair Rugby Quad Nations tournament earlier this year, GBWR has announced that the tournament will return to Leicester in 2019. Leicester City Football Club owners, Thai Duty-Free giant King Power, has once again confirmed they will be the sponsor of the event which will be played at the Morningside Arena 1-3 March 2019. Next year’s tournament will see GB take on Japan who this summer won the World Championship in Sydney, Canada ranked 4th in the world and France ranked 7th. ...
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Postponement of 18/19 SS2 D3 (15/16 December 2018)

Due to issues with the venue it has been necessary for GBWR to postpone Super Series 2 Division 3, at the Brentwood Centre. We are sorry for the inconvenience this will cause, however are pleased to confirm that the tournament has been rescheduled for 12/13 Jan....
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Cancellation of 18/19 SS2 D1 (24/25 November 2018)

Due to issues with the Leicester Arena it has been necessary for GBWR to postpone this weekend’s Super Series. We are sorry for the inconvenience this will have caused to those who had made plans to attend and we will confirm the new date as soon as possible....
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Rupert Moon Joins GBWR as Welsh Ambassador

Photo credit: Nutshell Video GB Wheelchair Rugby (GBWR) has announced former Wales international rugby player Rupert Moon as an ambassador. Rupert joined over 40 juniors at Llandarcy Academy of Sport on Sunday 18 November for the Lord’s Taverners Welsh Junior Festival. Rupert who played rugby for Welsh clubs Abertillery, Neath and most memorably Llanelli, won 24 caps for Wales at scrum half and over the last six years has been supporting the growth of wheelchair rugby in Wales. The junior festival was an opportunity for juni...
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Ben Runs London Marathon for GBWR

Ben Crane will run the 2019 London Marathon to raise funds for GBWR. Along with his wife Louise , Ben now owns the iconic ‘Cliff Top Café at Whitsand Bay in Cornwall and will be doing much of his training for the event along the south west coastal path. Ben is a former Staff Sergeant in the Devon and Dorset Regiment and saw service in Northern Ireland, Iraq and Bosnia. He left the Army in 2007 and since then has been a familiar face to the many locals and holidaymakers who stop to enjoy great food whilst taking in the stunning views afforded by the café which is pitched...
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