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Sporting Rules & Regulations of Yoga Sport

The International Yoga Committee (IYC) is the non-profit international membership organization for the yoga community, and is open to all yoga institutions, universities, yoga authorities, and individuals.

The Rules and Regulations is the document that dictates all procedures for the Yoga Practice. Rules and Regulations are published in soft copy at the start of each year, but the document itself is amended throughout the IYC cycles.

An amendment to Rules and Regulations must be passed through IYC committees and the its body. View Rules and Regulations, please click below link. Note: This is an new version, last released June 2016. The updated rules will be compiled and uploaded in July 2016.


  • IYC Competition Rules   ENG |
  • IYC Referee Rules   ENG |
  • IYC Referee Course Application Form   ENG |
  • IYC Approved List of Yoga Asanas   ENG |
The INOC has recognized Yoga as Non-Olympic sports discipline.