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  • Actively played in 26 countries with more in development
  • Wrecking wheelchairs around the world since 1977
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IWRF Rules and Documents

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IWRF Referee Documents
IWRF Referees Training Manual for Wheelchair Rugby
This manual is designed to help teach the mechanics and principles of officiating for the sport of wheelchair rugby. Having a clear and thorough understanding of the IWRF International Rules of Wheelchair Rugby is a pre-requisite to this manual,
IWRF Wheelchair Rugby Casebook
Interpretations from the International Rules for the Sport of Wheelchair Rugby. Revised April, 2015
IWRF Pathway to Becoming a Referee
Interested in becoming an IWRF Referee? This document will help you learn about officiating and how to become involved.
IWRF Chair Check Procedure
The attached chair check procedure was originally put into effect on August 3, 2011, and will remain in effect until further notice.
IWRF Referee Signals
All the Wheelchair Rugby referee signals complete with pictures and descriptions.
Other rules and documents sections

Downloads

IWRF Molten Wheelchair Rugby Balls
IWRF Wheelchair Rugby Casebook
Wheelchair Manufactures List
IWRF 2015-2018 Strategic Plan
Paralympic Wheelchair Rugby Result Books

Latest News

An expression of interest has gone out to IWRF’s European members to gauge interest in participation in the project over the next few years. A key part to the collaboration will be access to funding through an application to the European Union’s Erasmus+ grant programme.
“We have been going pretty well, our team is definitely improving all the time. We just need more opportunities to play against more international teams.”

Upcoming events

2017 Womens Cup International
2nd December - 3rd December 2017
Paris, France
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2018 Vancouver Invitational
9th March - 11th March 2018
Richmond Olympic Oval
Richmond, Vancouver, Canada
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2. United States of America
3. Japan
4. Canada
5. Great Britain