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Jamie Heaslip and his 'T-Rex arms' take the Rugby Wheelchair Challenge

Spoiler: It ain’t easy.

TONIGHT ON TV3 Rugby’s Wheelchair Challenge (22.30) will attempt to highlight accessibility issues for wheelchair users in Ireland.

The ‘challenge’ within the title of the show sends four Irish rugby players on a trek between Aviva Stadium and Thomond Park.

Here’s how Jamie Heaslip and his ‘T-Rex arms’ managed when he got to pushing himself around.


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