On Sunday December 1st 2019, NRL Wheelchair held it's National Challenge gala day at Minto Indoor Stadium in South West Sydney. The event showcased the true purpose of Wheelchair Rugby League.
Out of the 5 teams that played, teams rosters were made up by experienced players, future development talent, family members and friends. It was fanastic to see the inclusive nature of the game on show.
The first games started around 11am and finished just after 4:30pm. Games were timed with 10mins halves and teams were rostered on to play over a ten round draw. Each team played 8 games throughout the course of the day.
This was a true success for everyone involved and shows the future of Wheelchair Rugby League is strong.