Defending champion prevails in record final day at IKF AOKC

In the final day at the IKF AOKC the medals were decided and the world record for aggregate goals was equalled in the gold medal match. Playing off for seventh place in the first match of the final day, Korea met Macau, both respective fourth place finishers in their preliminary … Read more

Bright future for korfball in Hong Kong, says Sport Minister at AOKC opening

“There is a bright future for korfball in Hong Kong”, Jonathan McKinley, Deputy Secretary of Home Affairs of the Government of the Hong Kong SAR – the equivalent of Sport Minister in other countries – said at the opening ceremony of the 9th IKF Asia-Oceania Korfball Championship. Kinley added that … Read more

IKF AOKC Day Five – cross finals day

Cross-finals today determined the match ups for tomorrow’s final ranking games. New Zealand met Macau in the day’s first game with both teams aiming to finish the tournament in fifth place. Although New Zealand asserted control early via pace, power and domination in the rebound, ensuring Macau never really threatened, the … Read more

Indonesia moves towards single korfball federation

The IKF Executive Committee has rendered a decision in the dispute between two rival korfball federations in Indonesia, both using the banner Persatuan Korfbal Seluruh Indonesia. The IKF has recognized the PKSI headed by Mr Budiono Kartohadiprodjo, and lead operationally by Mrs Adelaida Koraag. Unfortunately the two factions were unable to … Read more

Korfball news

Defending champion prevails in record final day at IKF AOKC

In the final day at the IKF AOKC the medals were decided and the world record for aggregate goals was equalled in the gold medal match. Playing off for seventh place in the first match … Read more

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Organisational news

Bright future for korfball in Hong Kong, says Sport Minister at AOKC opening

“There is a bright future for korfball in Hong Kong”, Jonathan McKinley, Deputy Secretary of Home Affairs of the Government of the Hong Kong SAR – the equivalent of Sport Minister in other countries – … 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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