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Welcome to our Team

Thank you for visiting the home of the Dragons Wheelchair Rugby Team. Here at the Dragons we pride ourselves on delivering high quality training to develop your wheelchair rugby skills, as well as making you feel at home with our friendly and caring community. If you like what you see, or have always wanted to give wheelchair rugby a go, then why not come down to one of our sessions and jump in a chair. Please check out the rest of the site for more information about the Dragons Wheelchair Rugby Team.

Why train with us?

Boost your Fitness

Wheelchair Rugby is a fast paced game which will boost your fitness to the highest level.

Great Community

The Dragons Wheelchair Rugby Team has a great and caring community which welcomes everyone.

Core strength

Two hours a week of Dragons Wheelchair Rugby training will build your core strength to the max.

Testimonials

5/5
I was introduced to wheelchair rugby at the training camps for the 2014 Invictus games training camps. As an introduction to the sport there was none better.
Whilst not good enough to be selected it started a continued love of the sport. I was unable to play until this last year when the Dragons Wheelchair Rugby team, started in Cwmbran, as part of the WRU and GBWR initiative to have a Wheelchair Rugby Team in every region of the principality. I am now lucky enough to be part of the coaching team. This was due in part to the GBWR level 1 Wheelchair Rugby Activators course This has gone a long way to motivate me to pursue coaching in this wonderful sport, taking the level 2 coaching course as soon as I can. I have lately had some difficult health and especially mental health issues, depression keeping me in the safe haven of the house, getting up with little purpose, except on a Tuesday. Tuesday is wheelchair rugby day at the Dragons in Cwmbran. This team of wheelchair Rugby players give me a focus and drive to get out and do something useful. The social aspect of being part of a group lightens my day and gives me a purpose, and also involves my wife as a volunteer. Wheelchair rugby has given me new drive, new focus and a purpose to do well for myself and the team I am humbled to be a coach with.
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Lyndon Price
5/5
Training with this team has been one of the best decisions I have ever made to improve my fitness. Really enjoy the dedication of the team and the friendly community that is associated with the Dragons.
Paul Mcadorey

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Come Visit Us!

Bowden Active Living Centre

Training takes place in the sports hall at the Bowden Active Living Centre, on a Thursday evening between 17.00 and 19.00. If you would like to try or support wheelchair rugby, why not pop down and speak to our friendly team and support staff, who will be happy to help you get the best experience, from this amazing sport. 

We look forward to meeting you soon.