After a day off yesterday the Irish Wheelchair Rugby Team were raring to go against the tough and experienced German Squad. The starting line up of Aylmer, Mongan, Culliton and McCarthy had a great first quarter. Despite being down by 4 at the end of the first the strong challenge of the Irish forced the Germans to make some major line up changes, reverting to their tall and fast starting line up.
Having played the opening and only game of the IWRF European Championships to be held on Sunday, the Irish Wheelchair Rugby Team had a day to rest and recoup from their loss against the Swiss. The team took the opportunity to look back over the game, reflect on their performance and prepare for their next challenge against Germany on Tuesday.
Irish Wheelchair Rugby Team Defeated by Switzerland in Opening Game IWRF European Championships Day 2
The Irish Wheelchair Rugby Team today have their last training sessions before their opening game tomorrow evening against the hosts, Switzerland. Classification is also on the agenda today, with the majority of the team having to go through the Classification Process before tomorrows Game.
The Irish Wheelchair Rugby Team will depart for Notwill, Switzerland this weekend to compete in their fifth IWRF European Wheelchair Rugby Championships. On Saturday the team will have their last training sessions before their opening game on Sunday Evening against the hosts, Switzerland.
Irish Wheelchair Rugby is responsible for promotion and development of Wheelchair Rugby in Ireland