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Welcome to the International Wheelchair Rugby Federation (IWRF). Within this website is information provided to assist both the novice and experienced Wheelchair Rugby enthusiast. By using the navigate menu on the left and the links located at the top and bottom of every page, you will quickly find your way around.

The IWRF will strive to include as much news and information as possible here, but needs your help. If you have upcoming events, press releases, stories, photos, or anything else related to Wheelchair Rugby we want to know. Please share these items with us so that we can post them for the world to enjoy. You can contact the IWRF from the links located in the top right corner of any page.

2010 World Wheelchair Rugby Championships to be held in Vancouver, Canada 

The International Wheelchair Rugby Federations (IWRF) 2010 World Wheelchair Rugby Championships will be held in Vancouver, Canada. The event will take place from September 16 to 25th, at the Richmond Olympic Oval, a new sports facility built for the 2010 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games. 

Twelve of the worlds best National teams will travel to Vancouver in September to begin their quests for a spot in the 2012 Paralympic Games to be held in London. Wheelchair Rugby is a full contact sport that is played indoors on a modified basketball court. The game was originally founded in Canada in 1997, and has since been named a "Heritage Sport". With more than twenty-seven countries participating in the game, Wheelchair Rugby is often referred to as the fastest growing wheelchair sport in the world today. To learn more about the 2010 IWRF World Championships, please visit   

Watch Replays from the 2008 Paralympics on ParalympicSport.TV!

ParalympicSport.TV was on-site in Beijing to report from the biggest sport event in Paralympic history, the Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games. With two daily highlights, daily news, background stories and athlete interviews, viewers of ParalympicSport.TV were kept up-to-date with what was going on in Beijing.

Tune in to www.ParalympicSport.TV to watch and be inspired by true Paralympic Sport. The Paralympics began on September 6th and ended on September 18th.


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