• 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
  • IWRF Partners

IWRF Rules and Documents

Please select one of the categories below to locate the documents that you need.


IWRF Call for Bids Documents
2018 IWRF World Championship Qualification Tournament documents
The IWRF is seeking a host for the 2018 IWRF World Championship Qualification Tournament. This eight-team event will be held between March 1 and April 30, 2018 to determine the final four countries to participate in the GIO 2018 IWRF Wheelchair Rugby World Championship in Sydney, Australia.

The attached documents detail the host selection process and the requirements for this event.
2017 IWRF Zonal Championships - Call for Bids
The attached 4 documents are for member countries interested in submitting a bid to host one of the 2017 IWRF Zone Championships. This includes the following events: Americas Championship, European A, B or C Championship, Asia-Oceania Championship.
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

As our partnership with World Rugby continues to grow, the IWRF Board wishes to align the language of our sport with the sport of Rugby. As part of this alignment we will be updating the rules of wheelchair rugby to reflect the IWRF partnership with World Rugby.
Tim Johnson is the manager of the IWRF World Ranking System and can be reached at tim@iwrf.com if you have any questions about the proposed new world ranking system.

Upcoming events

2017 Mazovia Cup
22nd September - 24th September 2017
Legionowo, Poland
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2017 Invictus Games - Toronto
23rd September - 1st October 2017
Toronto, Canada
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IWRF World Rankings

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