Disability Sports Australia (DSA), the national body representing athletes with a physical disability, has won an international bidding process to host the International Wheelchair Rugby Federation (IWRF) Wheelchair Rugby World Championship in Sydney in August 2018.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - The Australian Rugby Union (ARU) has joined forces with Disability Sports Australia (DSA) in a new partnership to foster and promote the development of Wheelchair Rugby in Australia.
The partnership will aim to drive Wheelchair Rugby participation and develop pathways within the sport at state, local and national levels, as well as developing coaching and officiating accreditation frameworks and programs.
For those who couldn't make it to Melbourne to witness the fitness that was the Fierce 4 Rugby Melbourne Challenge, or if you just want to re-live it, here are the results of each game and photos taken by Disability Sports Australia.
If you'd like a high-res copy of any of the photos, please contact Michaela at Disability Sports Australia. Photos are free for personal use but if you use them in a commercial or promotional capacity, you must credit Disability Sports Australia.