4 BC Athletes on Wheelchair Rugby Team

4 BC Athletes on Wheelchair Rugby Team

 

Gary Kingston in today's Vancouver Sun has a look at the 4 BC members of Canada's Wheelchair Rugby Team at the Bejing Paralympics with a special profile on Surrey's Say Luangkhamdeng.

"The physical nature, the speed, everything about it was exciting," Luangkhamdeng, a 31-year-old Surrey resident, said of the violent indoor game originally called murderball for its crash-and-bang action that startles most people when they see it for the first time.

"It's kind of like football, with all the picking, blocking and hitting."

Read the full story here.