Scotland overpowered by Wales

2019-04-29T11:49:19+00:00 April 29th, 2019|Scotland Wheelchair RL|

Wales: (54) 102 Tries: Williams (6), H. Jones (5), Caron (3), Taylor, Trigg-Turner(4) Goals: Williams (7), Taylor (1), Davies (1), Trigg-Turner (4) Scotland: (4) 10 Tries: Willans, Hawkins Goals: Hawkins In the second game Jim introduced the trio of debutants in John Willans, Alex Howe and Mac Mclaren. The opening started brightly for Scotland [...]

Scotland claim first win since 2015

2019-04-29T11:43:50+00:00 April 29th, 2019|Scotland Wheelchair RL|

Ireland: (38) 42 Tries: Groves (4), Walker, Argent, Hope, Godward Goals: Godward (5) Scotland: (18) 52 Tries: Young (2), Hawkins(7), Anderson, Dobson Goals: Young (3), Hawkins Scotland Wheelchair Rugby League coaches Peter Lowis and Jim Dyson named 4 new debutants in the squad for the Celtic Cup hoping to gain a win in all [...]

MELLON MAKES IT FOUR

2018-12-31T20:14:32+00:00 December 31st, 2018|Scotland Wheelchair RL|

Dundee Dragons star Michael Mellon has picked up the Graeme Stewart Award for Scotland Wheelchair RL Player of the Year for the fourth time. Former RAF member and rugby union player Michael became involved in wheelchair sports at Dundee Dragons after losing his leg. “Michael has won the award for his exemplary performance on [...]

VACANCY | Wheelchair Team Manager

2018-05-22T19:16:56+00:00 May 16th, 2018|Scotland Wheelchair RL|

Scotland Wheelchair Rugby League (SWRL) is seeking to recruit a volunteer Team Manager to manage their international team. Activities include participation in the 2021 Wheelchair World Cup. Applicants should send their details to Board member Stuart Gray For more detials click here

WALES 112-41 SCOTLAND

2018-05-14T19:58:39+00:00 April 29th, 2018|Scotland Wheelchair RL|

By Ian Golden at Deeside Leisure Centre, Photo by Richard Long Watch the first half here and second half here and here Wales opened their Prabhu Ventures Ltd Celtic Cup defence in Deeside with a dominating 112-41 win over Scotland. The hosts took the lead on 40 seconds with a Stuart Williams try which Jason [...]

David Birtles wins the Graeme Stewart Award

2018-04-12T15:51:52+00:00 December 31st, 2017|Scotland Wheelchair RL|

After winning the last three years, Michael Mellon of Dundee Dragons was pipped into second place for the Graeme Stewart Award as Scotland Wheelchair RL Player of the Year by David Birtles, Mellon’s team-mate at Dundee, with Connor Blackmore in third. David’s is an inspirational story: a former goalkeeper he has not played competitive [...]

MELLON MAKES HISTORY WITH HAT-TRICK

2018-04-12T16:10:16+00:00 January 3rd, 2017|Scotland Wheelchair RL|

Dundee Dragons star Michael Mellon has made history by becoming the first ScotlandRL player to win the same player of the year award three times - and he has done it in three successive years. Mellon has retained the Graeme Stewart Award for Scotland Wheelchair RL Player of the Year for the second time to [...]

WHEELCHAIR BOARD MEMBER OPPORTUNITIES

2018-04-12T16:10:40+00:00 November 23rd, 2016|Scotland Wheelchair RL|

Scotland Wheelchair Rugby League (SWRL) is seeking to recruit new board members to drive the growth of wheelchair rugby league in Scotland: a fast, dynamic sport which offers the opportunity for all to participate and reach their potential. The role will also see the Board support the SWRL international team’s participation in its programme of [...]