IKF World Korfball Championship 2015 participants confirmed

Following completion of the four continental qualification events in 2014, all countries that have qualified for the IKF World Korfball Championship 2015 are now known. Qualification criteria were published by the IKF early in 2014, itemising that 16 countries would participate in the IKF World Korfball Championship (IKF WKC), to … Read more

IKF welcomes IOC call on mixed gender team events

The International Korfball Federation today happily noticed the International Olympic Committee’s recommendation to include mixed-gender team events in future editions of the Olympic Games. The recommendation was part of the set of recommendations for the Olympic Agenda 2020 ( Documents Olympic Agenda 2020 Recommendations ENG). With its high rank of #11 … Read more

The Netherlands: new European Korfball Champion (Day 9)

Maia’s IKF EKC 2014 has its new champion: The Netherlands. They raised their trophy after defeating Belgium 32-20 in the big final played last sunday. IKF EKC 2014 PLACES: 1 – Netherlands 2 – Belgium 3 – Portugal 4 – England 5 – Czech Republic 6 – Russia 7 – … Read more

Carla Antunes is Portuguese Sports Personality of the Year

Carla Antunes has been awarded the honor of being the 2014 Sports Personality of the Year by the Portuguese Sports Confederation. Ms Antunes received the honor for her long-standing contribution to sport over many years. As a korfball athlete, Carla has played for the national teams of Portugal for a … Read more

Korfball news

IKF World Korfball Championship 2015 participants confirmed

Following completion of the four continental qualification events in 2014, all countries that have qualified for the IKF World Korfball Championship 2015 are now known. Qualification criteria were published by the IKF early in 2014, … Read more

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Organisational news

IKF welcomes IOC call on mixed gender team events

The International Korfball Federation today happily noticed the International Olympic Committee’s recommendation to include mixed-gender team events in future editions of the Olympic Games. The recommendation was part of the set of recommendations for the … 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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