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22 July 2015

Bidding process for IWRF 2016 Paralympic Qualifier now open

The IWRF has opened up the bidding process for member countries interested in hosting the IWRF 2016 Paralympic Qualification Tournament.

 

This event will be held between 1 March and 30 April 2016, and will determine the final two countries to participate in the Wheelchair Rugby competition at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.  The Tournament will be sanctioned by IWRF for world ranking purposes, and athlete classification will not take place at the event.

 

The Qualification Tournament will include up to six teams selected by IWRF, including the host country. IWRF may choose to invite fewer teams; the final number will be determined by IWRF no later than 1 November 2015. Details on which countries will be invited to the Tournament will be published by IWRF at a later date.

 

If you are interested in submitting a bid to host this event, please download the documents below and read them closely so you are aware of all requirements and timelines.

 

2016 IWRF Paralympic Qualification Tournament - Call for Bids
The attached bid documents are for member countries interested in hosting the 2016 IWRF Paralympic Qualification Tournament. This event will be held between 1 March and 30 April 2016, and will determine the final two countries to participate in the Wheelchair Rugby competition at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.