• Are you Wheelchair Rugby Ready?
  • 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 Documents and Policies
IWRF 2015-2018 Strategic Plan
This important document outlines the vision and mission of the IWRF; the values that are the foundation of our federation; and the goals and strategies that will help us achieve our vision of being a world leader in wheelchair sport.
IWRF Molten Wheelchair Rugby Balls
You need balls to play Wheelchair Rugby! Molten is the official ball of the IWRF, and you can only purchase them through us. For more information or to place an order, please download the files below.
IWRF Statutes and Bylaws
The purpose of the IWRF Statutes and Bylaws is to detail the conduct of the affairs of the International Wheelchair Rugby Federation.
IWRF Code of Conduct
The IWRF Code of Conduct helps to assure that all involved in the game of Wheelchair Rugby provide a fair and supportive environment in which to participate in the sport.
IWRF Harrasment Policy
The IWRF is committed to providing a sport and work environment in which all individuals are treated with respect and dignity. This policy details that commitment.
IWRF Appeals Policy
The IWRF recognizes the right of any Member to appeal the decisions of IWRF. This policy provides a process for resolving disputes that could arise from time to time from such decisions.
IWRF & IPC Athlete Nationality Policy
Athlete must meet specific requirements to be eligible to play on a National Team. These files explain the IWRF and IPC policies on this matter.
IWRF Anti-Doping Rules and Therapeutic Use Exemptions
For the health and safety of our athletes, and to protect the integrity of our sport, the International Wheelchair Rugby Federation is committed to drug-free sport.
Other rules and documents sections


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

Latest News

The Lakeshore Foundation in Birmingham, Alabama was the 2017 Tri Nations Invitational host from May 10-13, with the USA, Canada and Japan participating. The teams entered the invitational ranked by the International Wheelchair Rugby Federation (IWRF) 2, 4 and 3, respectively.
The 2017 Tri Nations Wheelchair Rugby Invitational will be held Wednesday, May 10 through Saturday, May 13 at the Lakeshore Foundation, and features the nations of Canada, Japan and the USA.

Upcoming events

2017 Japan Para Wheelchair Rugby Championships
25th May - 28th May 2017
Tokyo, Japan
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2017 Real Deal Low Point Tournament
26th May - 28th May 2017
Karlsruhe, Germany
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IWRF World Rankings

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