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Rules and Documents

Rules and Documents

International Wheelchair Fencing Bylaws Download
Procedures to be followed at Sport Assemblies CLICK HERE

Rules and regulations

iNTERNATIONAL Wheelchair Fencing Rules for Competition Amendments download full version
0 – Introduction Updated October 2022 download
1 – Technical Rules Updated August 2023

Technical Rules 1 – Amendments


Technical & Material Rules 2 – Amendments

2 – Organisation Rules Updated October 2022


3 – Material Rules Updated October 2022

Material Rules Update


M.25.9 Rule – Revised Definition

4 – Classification Rules Amended February 2023


5 – Publicity Code Amended August 2023


Documents Amendments download full version
1 – Approved Spoke Protectors – Amended April 2024 Download
2 – National Logos on Clothing Download
3 – Masks – Approved Designs Download
4 – Logos of uniform and mask approved by IWF only – Amended September 2023 Download
5 – IWF Wheelchair Fencing Costs Sheet – January 2024 Download
Information Amendments download full version
A – Offences and Penalties October 2022 Download
B – The Fencing Wheelchair October 2022 Download
C – Code of Conduct & Ethics Under Review  Download
D – Fencing Frame Suppliers September 2023 CLICK HERE
E – Medical Withdrawal Form at Competitions March 2024 CLICK HERE

Suspended persons

Person Position
Maciej Witowski (POL) Referee


DOCUMENT Amendments download full version
Neutral Para athlete and support personnel list February 2024 CLICK HERE



All Wheelchair Fencing athletes and International Referees attending competitions are required to register for an annual licence.

The licence fees for 2024 are as followed:

Licenses Cost (£)
Athlete Yearly Licence Fee (January 1st 2024 to December 31st 2024) £10 GBP
Referee Yearly Licence Fee (January 1st 2024 to December 31st 2024) £10 GBP
Coaches/Team Officials License (January 1st 2024 to December 31st 2024) £10 GBP
IWF Officials (January 1st 2021 to December 31st 2024) £20 GBP

Please note: Any competition entry will not be completed until athlete licences have been confirmed.