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Mancunians play first wheelchair RL game

April 25, 2018

History was made on 15th April when Mancunians fielded a wheelchair rugby league side and played their first game of the season at Leyland. Taking the court for the first game were Alexander Kaiser, Peter Hurst and coach Dave Abel. We also received some assistance from Leyland, who we’d like to thank for their generosity… Read More ›

Wheelchair RL set for April “Try it” Day

As part of Mancunians “Try it” day, visitors are being encouraged to try Wheelchair Rugby League. This version of the fast paced sport was created in France and is growing in the UK with Manchester having it’s very own team this year. After playing their first league fixture last week, the team is expanding and… Read More ›

“Try it” event comes to Mancunians this Sunday

Manchester’s most innovative sports club, Mancunians is holding the first of it’s “Try it” events on Sunday 22nd April. The doors open at their Hough End base at the Police club where between 10am and 3pm, there is lots going on. “Our aims are simple, we are moving more toward a multi sports club culture…. Read More ›

Rugby Kidz @ Mancunians

Did you know that our club holds regular Sunday morning training sessions for children aged between three and ten years old? We are a particularly inclusive club where all ages and skill levels are catered for. We are all about fun, friendship and a safe environment,  promoting the ethics of rugby through play and positivity…. Read More ›

“Try It” event coming soon to Mancunians

Have you ever wanted the chance to try multiple sports in one day? Now you have the opportunity thanks to Manchester’s most innovative sports club – Mancunians. On Sunday 22nd April Mancunians throw the doors open at their Hough End base at the Police club where between 10am and 3pm, there is lots going on…. Read More ›

Head of Rugby

Mancunians is Manchester’s Dual Code Rugby club offering Rugby League in the summer months and Rugby Union in the winter. Working all over Manchester providing after school clubs, teaching cover and assisting schools to run sports teams, the club has a 20:20 vision of getting 1,000 people active regularly and has a long-term goal to… Read More ›

Mancunians Appoint Wheelchair Rugby Coach

Ambitious Rugby League Club Mancunians have appointed David Abel as head coach to their Wheelchair Rugby League team. Pemberton-based Abel landed the role ahead of a strong list of candidates and impressed the plans that he presented and his coaching philosophy. “I’ve been involved in wheelchair rugby league for a number of years now as… Read More ›

Do You Have Rugby League Memorabilia?

Heritage Group Appeals for Manchester Related Rugby Artefacts Do you or a relative have any Manchester related Rugby artefacts hidden in your attic? The Manchester Rugby Heritage Group are seeking any artefacts that may be relevant to their work to research and record the history of both codes of rugby in Manchester. The launch of… Read More ›

Indoor Magic 5’s – Amended Dates

The dates of the Indoor Magic 5’s have been amended. We received advice from the primary schools who will be attending and they advised that the dates clashed with other events that they had already committed to, so we have decided to move each of our events back one week.  Therefore the Magic 5’s event… Read More ›

Are you a coach looking to progress?

Junior Rugby Coordinator Mancunians is Manchester’s Dual Code Rugby club offering Rugby League in the summer months and Rugby Union in the winter. Working all over Manchester providing after school clubs, teaching cover and assisting schools to run sports teams, the club has a 20:20 vision of getting 1,000 people active regularly in the various… Read More ›