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Viola Altmann appointed Visiting Fellow in Rehabilitation Sciences at Loughborough University

In January 2018, Viola Altmann was officially appointed as a Visiting Fellow in Rehabilitation Sciences at the School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences of the Loughborough University. This appointment is an extension of a long term research collaboration between the International Wheelchair Rugby Federation (IWRF) and the Peter Harrison Center for disability sports.   As a […]

Thumbs up for the Egmont Open 2018

The Danish rugby club Århus Kørestolsrugby (Århus Wheelchair Rugby) celebrated its 10 year anniversary by hosting Egmont Open on the 6th-8th of April, and the tournament was without a doubt the biggest event in its history as 12 clubs and national teams from most of Europe competed. The teams were split into two different groups according […]

Draw results for the GIO 2018

The IWRF is pleased to present the official draw results for the GIO 2018 IWRF Wheelchair Rugby World Championship to be held at the Olympic Park in Sydney, Australia this August. The draw took place on April 27 at 10:00 AM (AEST), and was webcast live from Bondi Beach. Pools and seeding for the GIO […]