Famous Deaf project (Ben Cohen)
By: Derik Fowler
What did Ben Cohen do
Ben is a formed England rugby union player and activist. Ben was a member of the England national team that won the rugby world cup in 2003. Ben played till 2011 when he retired.
Ben played rugby for Northampton from 1996-2007
Ben played rugby for Brive from 2007-2009
Ben played for salesharks from 2009-2011 and then retiring afterwards
How did he impact the deaf community?
He showed that deaf is not a disability and that you can play anything that anyone else plays,