Updated: Oct 2, 2021
WRU Disability Engagement Objectives:
To determine the contribution that the WRU can make toward the inclusive forms of the game for disabled people, including deaf rugby, Unified (mixed ability) rugby and wheelchair rugby;
To ensure that the community game is inclusive for disabled people, including playing, officiating, refereeing, coaching, volunteering and supporting;
To identify the steps that will need to be taken to ensure that the WRU workforce and wider ‘family’ are supported and upskilled to adopt a more inclusive approach to rugby;
To ensure that the WRU’s governance is reflective and responsive to the needs of disabled people;
To identify how the WRU can contribute to other disability sport pathways, including but not exclusively Paralympic, Deaflympic and Intellectual Disability.