U19 Korfball World Cup starts soon

Thursday 2 April 2015 is the opening ceremony of the 20th U19 Korfball World Cup in Sportcentre ‘t Kalverdijkje in Leeuwarden, Netherlands. Friday 3 April 0930 AM (Amsterdam time zone) the first matches in this jubilee version of the U19 KWC start. The U19 KWC is organised by KNKV and … Read more

Jos van Meersbergen knighted

21 March 2015 Mr Jos VAN MEERSBERGEN (NED) was taken by surprise. The mayor of the city of Schijndel, Mrs.Jetty EUGSTER, showed up in the Dioscuren Sportsvenue and after a speech handed Jos a royal order awarded by the king of the Netherlands. Jos was give this order for his … Read more

U17 KWC winner 2015

The U17 Korfball World Cup 2015 had a magnificent final. The Netherlands and Belgium played high level youth korfball with dedication and commitment. The Netherlands was most of time in the lead but the Belgium youth team was nearby all the time. Sportsvenue Dioscuren was crowded and the many hundreds … Read more

Marc Breugelmans awarded the IKF Pin of Merit

Mr Marc Breugelmans (BEL) is awarded the IKF Pin of Merit by the IKF Executive Committee. The distinction was presented 1 February 2015 in Bergisch Gladbach (GER) by IKF Senior Vice-President, Mr Frans Walvis. In Bergisch Gladbach Marc was member of the jury during the IKF Europa Shield. Marc is … Read more

Korfball news

U19 Korfball World Cup starts soon

Thursday 2 April 2015 is the opening ceremony of the 20th U19 Korfball World Cup in Sportcentre ‘t Kalverdijkje in Leeuwarden, Netherlands. Friday 3 April 0930 AM (Amsterdam time zone) the first matches in this … Read more

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Organisational news

Jos van Meersbergen knighted

21 March 2015 Mr Jos VAN MEERSBERGEN (NED) was taken by surprise. The mayor of the city of Schijndel, Mrs.Jetty EUGSTER, showed up in the Dioscuren Sportsvenue and after a speech handed Jos a royal … 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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