Gallery: Bristol Bears and Cubs under way with inaugural training session

The newly-formed Bristol Bears and Bristol Cubs wheelchair rugby clubs got under way this week with their maiden training sessions at Ashton Park Sports Centre.

The Bears (adult) held their inaugural session on Thursday evening while the Cubs kicked off on Tuesday evening. 

The Bearsis open to physically disabled men and women over the age of 16, catering for all abilities, with sessions every Thursday (8pm-10pm) at Ashton Park Sports Centre. The Cubs' sessions run every Tuesday (5pm-7pm) at the same venue.

For more information, or to get involved, email Kris Tavender (ktavender@bristolrugby.co.uk).

Images courtesy of JMPUK.

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