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  • The only full contact wheelchair sport in the world
  • An invasion and evasion sport...
  • Actively played in 26 countries with more in development
  • Wrecking wheelchairs around the world since 1977
  • Combines the ethos of Rugby with elements of basketball and handball
  • Don't just sit there - get in the game
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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

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

Latest News

The GIO 2018 IWRF Wheelchair Rugby World Championship will be the largest disability sporting event to be held in Australia since the Sydney 2000 Paralympic Games.
Teams were drawn in pairs based on their current IWRF World Ranking, with Host Country Germany choosing their pool at the end of the draw.

Upcoming events

2017 New Zealand Low Pointers Tournament
1st April - 2nd April 2017
Waiko, New Zealand
Event Contact :
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2017 Ken Sowden Cup
7th April - 9th April 2017
Canterbury, New Zealand
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IWRF World Rankings

1. Australia
2. United States of America
3. Japan
4. Canada
5. Great Britain