‘Mixed ability model in rugby encourages social inclusion’

The Rugby World Cup 2019 may now be firmly in the rear-view mirror, but fans of the sport can look forward to another international tournament in Cork this summer.

The International Mixed Ability Rugby World Tournament will be hosted by Sunday’s Well RFC between June 7 and 12, providing opportunities for people with and without disabilities from across Europe and beyond to unite in competitive sports, educational workshops, and the added guarantee of an Irish welcome by the River Lee.

The tournament will see 24 mixed ability teams from across the world competing over the week, with players, supporters, and spectator numbers expected to run into the thousands.

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