Wheelchair Rugby Europeans – Prague

12th April 2015

Ireland is in Prague this week competing against seven other nations in the B Division of the European Championships of Wheelchair Rugby, from the 11th to the 19th of April. Apart from competing for the gold, Ireland will also be in contention against Austria, France, Italy, Poland, Russia, Switzerland and the Czech Republic for two available spots to the A division of the European Championships in Finland this September. The top two teams from that event will qualify for the Paralympic Games in Brazil next summer.

Ireland are in a group with Italy, France and Austria, with their first match being against Italy at 8:00am Irish time on Tuesday, April 14th. All games will be streamed live on YouTube, and the full schedule and links to the live videos can be found on the tournament website here.