Great opportunity for USA Korfball as World Games 2021 are awarded to Birmingham

Immediately following the signing of the contract between the International World Games Association and the City of Birmingham, Alabama, USA, the IKF President met with the Local Organizing Committee of the 2021 World Games to discuss development of korfball in the US towards the 2021 Games. It turns out to … Read more

Korfball likely part of Dutch bid to host European Games

The Royal Netherlands Korfball Association KNKV today announced to be involved in the Dutch bid for the 2019 European Games. In a statement on its website, KNKV President Rob Meijer expressed confidence in KNKV being able to meet the requirements of the organizing Netherlands Olympic Committee NOC*NSF. The European Games … Read more

Netherlands win Gold and Silver at IKF UKWC

Netherlands 2, who were drafted in to the IKF UKWC following the late withdrawal of Russia due to visa problems, beat Netherlands 1 28 – 23 to claim the gold medal at the 2015 edition of the University Korfball World Cup held in Norwich (GBR). Normally two national teams from … Read more

First FISU World University Korfball Championship to be held in 2018

The International University Sports Federation FISU has confirmed via its website that it has accepted korfball as an official sport in their World Championship series. The confirmation follows the successful endorsement by FISU of the IKF University World Cup held in Norwich last month. FISU is most known for organizing the … Read more

Korfball news

Great opportunity for USA Korfball as World Games 2021 are awarded to Birmingham

Immediately following the signing of the contract between the International World Games Association and the City of Birmingham, Alabama, USA, the IKF President met with the Local Organizing Committee of the 2021 World Games to … Read more

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Organisational news

Korfball likely part of Dutch bid to host European Games

The Royal Netherlands Korfball Association KNKV today announced to be involved in the Dutch bid for the 2019 European Games. In a statement on its website, KNKV President Rob Meijer expressed confidence in KNKV being … Read more

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Interview

The value of a korfball congress

Every two years the korfball countries assemble for the IKF World Korfball Congress and the IKF General Meeting. All 59 IKF member countries are invited to participate. On 25, 26 and 27 October 2013 around 50 people will be in Lisbon, Portugal for the 2013 edition. In advance we want to thank … Read more

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Column

Promoting korfball to the masses

Many of you that have heard me in the past few years have heard me speak of the “multiplier”: we can grow the number of active players with much of our effots, but if we really want to have more exposure, we need to grow the non-player fan … Read more

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