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Edinburgh Mavericks at Europa Cup Qualifiers

Edinburgh Mavericks at Europa Cup Qualifiers

This weekend SKL league champions Edinburgh Mavericks are in Slovakia competeing in the Europa Cup Qualifiers. Mavericks were undefeated in last year’s league, scoring on average over 18 goals per game, and are looking to reproduce that success on the European stage. Team coach John Wright spoke of his aspirations for the tournament: We’re really...
Johan Oosterling on the European Korfball Championship

Johan Oosterling on the European Korfball Championship

“As the head coach I am very pleased with the progress we’ve made so far. We have a fantastic platform now with Mary Cooper as team manager, new assistant coach Bas Harland from KV Die Haghe in Holland and also a further commitment from Total Aircare our sponsors with all new training and presentation kit...
Squad Announcement - IKF European Korfball Championship 1st Round East

Squad Announcement – IKF European Korfball Championship 1st Round East

Head coach, Johan Oosterling, has selected his Scotland squad for the first round of the IKF European Korfball Championship 2016. He has praised the entire squad for the progress they have shown throughout several training weekends in Edinburgh, London, and the Netherlands (thank you to PKC for their hospitality), and says he is delighted with the motivation and...
Europeans Fever!

Europeans Fever!

The Scotland squad have arrived in Portugal ahead of the IKF European Championships, which kick off on Saturday. Fans, friends and family of the Scotland squad have been posting on social media looking forward to the tournament and keeping up with the squad’s arrival on sunnier shores: Post by Edinburgh Mavericks. Team Scotland made it...
IKF updates the rules of Korfball

IKF updates the rules of Korfball

The International Korfball Federation has released seperately updated sets of rules and guidelines for the games of indoor and outdoor korfball. The new rules will come into effect on September 1st, 2014. But fear not, mighty korfers… the rules have not changed too much, and Scottish korfball will hopefully continue to be just as much fun as ever! Given...
Big Dreams: Picking a Scotland Squad for the European Championships

Big Dreams: Picking a Scotland Squad for the European Championships

A famous line in an old (ish) movie is “You’ve got big dreams. You want fame. Well, fame costs. And right here is where you start paying. In sweat.” Maybe in today’s world of Big Brother and X Factor, people aren’t forced to pay in sweat anymore. The quote should maybe be changed to “Fitness...
Korfball at the World Games

Korfball at the World Games

Many moons ago a friend dragged me along to a small sports hall in Edinburgh to try out Korfball. I had few expectations—do some exercise, make some friends—and certainly no idea that one day Korfball would see me crossing the globe to take part in one of the world’s biggest sporting events. The World Games...
Changes to the Playing Rules (1st July 2012)

Changes to the Playing Rules (1st July 2012)

The IKF have published a set of amendments to the playing rules of korfball that took effect on the 1 July 2012. Changes cover the following sections: The role of the assistant coach ‘Beating the ball’ Shoes To read the complete rules, or just the amendments please see our new policy library.