>>Tom (Wheelchair Rugby Player): IT’S LIKE BASKETBALL MEETING SOCCER, OKAY. AND BUMPER CARS, ALL AT THE SAME DAMN TIME.>>Eric (Wheelchair Rugby Player): EVERYBODY GETS A CHANCE TO PLAY. [applause] ♪ [energetic music starts]>>Lars (Wheelchair Rugby Player): JUST TAKE THE HIT.
The gold medal wheelchair rugby team from Japan would like to welcome the International Paralympic Committee to Japan. We’re looking forward to the Paralympics in 2020. We won the Wheelchair Rugby World Championships gold medal thanks to each and every
We’re here today in Leicester for the Invictus trials of the Great Britain Wheelchair Rugby Team. So this is a selection camp and from that, the team that is going to represent Great Britain at the Invictus Games will be
Right, which way? Which line are we going for? That way. It’s huge to get wheelchair rugby going in the Copper Box. We had a wonderful Paralympic Games, and people may remember all the tickets suddenly flew out the windows.
We are at day’s end and I had an amazing time hanging out with guys who played wheelchair rugby. And I know for sure that they were going easy on me, that’s why I’m still here. It was so aggressive
[music]>>My name is Jeff Butler. I’m a senior at the McCombs School of Business and I play wheelchair rugby.>>Jeff Butler has always been an athlete and was a starting quarterback for his football team until his life was forever altered.>>I
The object of the game is to carry the ball across the end line. Play is similar to basketball, and then you have 15 seconds to get across court. The score clock, equivalent to what a basketball shot clock would
(narrator) The Wheel Blacks.Triumphant gold medal winners in wheelchair rugbyat the 2004 Paralympics in Athens.We’re on the top of the world. And we’re physically we were awesome. There’s a lot of respect for the jersey and what being a Wheel