IKF AOKC Day Five – remaining WC places filled

Day Five of IKF AOKC was the first day of cross finals, with qualification sealed for the two remaining 2015 World Championship places. In the first game Indonesia met Korea to start the process of ranking the teams at the lower end of the tournament. Indonesia appeared to be struggling … 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 Four – Pool placings confirmed

In the six matches on Day Four of the IKF AOKC in Hong Kong, the favoured teams again prevailed easily on each occasion. Against Indonesia Pool B leader Australia strolled to a comfortable win in the first game. Veteran Megan Marks, given the captain’s armband for the match, led 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

IKF AOKC Day Five – remaining WC places filled

Day Five of IKF AOKC was the first day of cross finals, with qualification sealed for the two remaining 2015 World Championship places. In the first game Indonesia met Korea to start the process of … 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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