Author: iqaquidditch



The IQA is responsible for the governance and sustainability of the sport of quidditch and provides responsive and effective leadership to support the sport’s development throughout the world. Through the sport of quidditch, the IQA endeavors to improve gender education across all sports and communities, promote equality and diversity, and foster a love of reading across all ages. The organization works to promote youth engagement, leadership, and physical activity amongst players and potential players wherever they are found.


The IQA serves more than twenty national governing bodies, and the hundreds of club teams they represent, in a number of ways, including: organizing major international competitions, offering development grants, maintaining and improving the official rules, developing standards for officiating and snitching the game, and creating major policy in all areas related to the sport.


The Basics

Download the Rulebook

For the 2016-2017 IQA season, IQA Rulebook 2016-2018 will be used. It draws from USQ rulebook 9, with updates from the rules committee. We thank them for their hard work on these rules, as well as thank the Spanish Translation Team for their translated edition.

IQA Rulebook 2016 – 2018 (English)

IQA Reglamento 9 (Español)

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