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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 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

Doubling as a qualifier for the 2018 IWRF World Championships in Sydney, the Steelers don’t need to worry after earning automatic passage thanks to their gold medal winning performance at last year’s Paralympic Games in Rio. They would also have qualified as the host nation.
IWRF Sub Zone Vice President Rodney Holt explained “our strategy is to develop wheelchair rugby in the Southeast Asian region step by step. Starting with the pioneers Malaysia and Thailand in 2013, followed by Indonesia in 2014, Singapore in 2016, and Timor-Leste in 2017, we are planning for the Philippines in 2018.

Upcoming events

2017 GIO Wheelchair Rugby National Championship and GIO 2018 IWRF Wheelchair Rugby World Championship Official Test Event
2nd August - 5th August 2017
Sydney, Australia
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2017 New Zealand National Championship
11th August - 13th August 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