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Community Foundation holds inaugural Inclusive Sports Taster Day

Community Foundation holds inaugural Inclusive Sports Taster Day

Community Foundation enjoyed its first taster day for a range of inclusive sports at UWE, as part of their Children in Need funded Wheelchair Sport programme.

Posted: Tuesday, March 3rd 2020

Bears Wheelchair Rugby sets city first

Bears Wheelchair Rugby sets city first

Bristol Bears Wheelchair Rugby Club is set to host its first competitive fixture in Bristol on Saturday, February 15th, 2020 at UWE centre for sport.

Posted: Tuesday, March 3rd 2020

Live wheelchair rugby comes to Bristol

Live wheelchair rugby comes to Bristol

Bristol Bears Wheelchair Rugby Club is set to host its first competitive fixture in Bristol on Saturday, February 15th, 2020 at UWE centre for sport.

Posted: Monday, February 3rd 2020

Valiant Bears Wheelchair Rugby team lose out in final

Valiant Bears Wheelchair Rugby team lose out in final

Bristol Bears Wheelchair Rugby team put in a valiant display in the first round of the South West Development League, losing out in the final to a strong West Country Hawks side.

Posted: Tuesday, October 1st 2019

Bears Wheelchair Rugby team star in Poole tournament

Bears Wheelchair Rugby team star in Poole tournament

The Bristol Bears Wheelchair Rugby (BBWR) Club recently travelled to Bournemouth to participate in in an invitational three-team friendly tournament.

Posted: Wednesday, April 10th 2019

Vacancy: Wheelchair Sport Assistant Coach (part-time)

Community Foundation invites inclusive and specialist sports coaches and practitioners to join our expanding team as a Wheelchair Sport Assistant Coach (part time).

Posted: Wednesday, February 20th 2019

Foundation secures BBC Children in Need grant for wheelchair sport

Foundation secures BBC Children in Need grant for wheelchair sport

Bristol Bears Community Foundation has secured a significant three-year grant from BBC Children in Need for the delivery and development of wheelchair multi-sport rugby and wheelchair basketball in the city.

Posted: Wednesday, February 13th 2019

Video: Tavender hails 'game-changing' BBC Children in Need grant

Video: Tavender hails 'game-changing' BBC Children in Need grant

Programme manager, Kris Tavender has hailed a 'game-changing' boost for wheelchair sport in Bristol, after a significant grant from BBC Children in Need.

Posted: Wednesday, February 13th 2019

Janet targeting swimming century to raise wheelchair rugby funds

Posted: Sunday, September 24th 2017

Wheelchair rugby a 'landmark moment' for inclusive provision - Tavender

Wheelchair rugby a 'landmark moment' for inclusive provision - Tavender

Posted: Thursday, September 21st 2017

‘Wheelchair rugby club the realisation of long-term dream’ - Tavender

Posted: Thursday, September 7th 2017

Community Foundation launches Bristol Bears Wheelchair Rugby Club

Community Foundation launches Bristol Bears Wheelchair Rugby Club

Posted: Thursday, September 7th 2017

GALLERY: Bristol Impress At National Wheelchair Rugby Tournament

GALLERY: Bristol Impress At National Wheelchair Rugby Tournament

Posted: Sunday, December 4th 2016

Bristol's Wheelchair Rugby Youngsters Star On National Stage

Bristol's Wheelchair Rugby Youngsters Star On National Stage

Posted: Saturday, December 3rd 2016

Final Wheelchair Rugby Taster Session A Success

Final Wheelchair Rugby Taster Session A Success

Posted: Friday, July 29th 2016

Final Taster Session For Wheelchair Rugby Programme

Final Taster Session For Wheelchair Rugby Programme

Posted: Monday, July 18th 2016

Bristol Wheelchair Rugby Team Launch Taster Sessions

Bristol Wheelchair Rugby Team Launch Taster Sessions

Posted: Tuesday, June 21st 2016

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✍️ Naismith is a Red
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✍️ Naismith is a Red

Kal Naismith has joined the Robins on a three-year deal.

Posted: Friday, May 27th 2022 • Football

🎥 'I'm looking forward to getting started' - Naismith
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🎥 'I'm looking forward to getting started' - Naismith

Kal Naismith is looking forward to linking up with the Robins ahead of the 2022/23 season.

Posted: Friday, May 27th 2022 • Football

📸 Gallery: Naismiths' signing day
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📸 Gallery: Naismiths' signing day

Take a look at all the images from the day Kal Naismith joined the Robins.

Posted: Friday, May 27th 2022 • Football

🗓  Season Ticket price increases after June 1st
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🗓 Season Ticket price increases after June 1st

Season Ticket prices go up after 5pm on Wednesday, June 1st so save by buying now.

Posted: Friday, May 27th 2022 • Football

✍️ Cataldo signs to stay in the West Country
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✍️ Cataldo signs to stay in the West Country

Lia Cataldo has signed a new deal that will see her stay with the Robins until June 2023.

Posted: Friday, May 27th 2022 • Football