• 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 Americas Zone

Zonal Contacts
Juan Foa
- President of Zone
Duncan Campbell
- Development Commissioner
Emilie Newell
- Head Classifier
Gilles Brière
- Technical Commissioner
Active countries
Fundación Rugby Amistad
2824 P1dto4 Capital Federal (1428) Argentina
+54 9 11 4026 7051
Primary Contact :
Juan Francisco Foa
+54 9 11 4026 7051
Brazilian Wheelchair Rugby Association
Rua Pereira Nunes 114 - 902 A, Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 20.511-120
+55 21 8604 2705
Primary Contact :
Jéssica Py Fernandes
021-2232-7341
Luiz Claudio Alves Pereira
Canadian Wheelchair Sports Association
2255 St-Laurent Blvd., Suite 108Ottawa, Ontario K1G 4K3Canada
+1 613 523 0004
1 613 523 0149
Primary Contact :
Cathy Cadieux
Comité Paralímpico de Chile
Ramon Cruz 1176, Office 201, Providencia, Santiago de Chile
(56-2) 2 270 3680
Fundacion Arcangeles
Calle 106 No 17A-43BogotáColombia
57 6297077
Primary Contact :
Adriana Natali Rincon
Primary Contact :
Juan Foa
President of Zone
Adriana Natali Rincon
United States Quad Rugby Association
4000 Ridgeway Drive Birmingham, AL. 35226 USA
Primary Contact :
David Mengyan
Commissioner, USQRA
Countries targeted for future development
Primary Contact :
Juan Foa
President of Zone
Adriana Natali Rincon
Mexican Wheelchair Sports Federation
Añil y Churubusco S/NCd. Deportiva de la MagdalenaMixhuca, Del. Iztacalco, C.P. 08010México D.F.
56-75-55-41
Primary Contact :
Sergio Durand
044 55 25 00 91 69
Allan Chamoro
Federation Peruana de Rugby
Av. Petit Thouars 5356 Ofc. 3021, Miraflores, Lima 27, Peru
Primary Contact :
Nestor Corbetto
Primary Contact :
Juan Foa
President of Zone
Adriana Natali Rincon

Latest News

This year will be huge for 12 wheelchair rugby teams. From 5-10 August, the Sydney Olympic Park Sports Centre and Genea Netball Centre will be the centre of action for the GIO 2018 IWRF Wheelchair Rugby World Championships.
This policy is based on guidance in the International Paralympic Committee's 2015 Athlete Classification Code. The Code requires sports to define in their regulations which types of impairment are eligible for participation.

Upcoming events

2018 Vancouver Invitational
9th March - 11th March 2018
Richmond Olympic Oval
Richmond, Vancouver, Canada
Event Contact :
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2018 Wheelchair Rugby Quad Nations
9th March - 11th March 2018
Leicester Arena
Leicester, England
Event Contact :
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IWRF World Rankings

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