Team Colostomy UK Rugby League

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Team Colostomy UK RL is our very own Rugby League Team.

We made our debut on July 21st against the Medway Dragons Masters team, and played our second game on September 15th against South London Silverbacks Masters.

On November 10th we travel to Featherstone to take on PDRL United

Further fixtures are being lined up for 2019.

‘Team Colostomy UK’ is represented by people from throughout the UK who either have a stoma or want to raise awareness. The team is part of our ‘Active Ostomates’ project which aims are to spread awareness of both the charity and the condition and to highlight that having a stoma isn’t a barrier to being active and to playing the toughest of team sports.

We have been lucky enough to attract a range of ambassadors both from the professional game and from people with a stoma who have put their hands up to play.

Our Team Colostomy UK Ambassadors are;

Api Pewhairangi – London Broncos & Ireland

Oliver Holmes – Castleford Tigers

Jy Hitchcox – Castleford Tigers

Kav Ellison – Team Colostomy UK & Chorley Panthers

John Flood – Team Colostomy UK

Graham Wells – Team Colostomy UK

News:
 – Colostomy UK collaborate with Medway Dragons to promote Active Ostomates
– Team Colostomy UK Rugby League launches kit
– Active Ostomates’ Family Day

If you would like to find out more about the team or are interested in playing contact Giovanni.cinque@colostomyuk.org or follow the team on twitter 

Active Ostomates Day 21st July, Medway, Kent

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The first ‘Team Colostomy UK’ match took  place at ther Colostomy UK Active Ostomates Day on 21st July at the Medway Dragons Garrison Stadium home in Gillingham.

 

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