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Korfball Australia Sponsorships now available

By |2019-04-18T17:55:33+09:30March 6th, 2019|

Korfball Australia is pleased to announce our brand-new sponsorship opportunities! We offer opportunities at a range of investment levels, and across both the National Team and the upcoming National Club Championships. As well as these, we have bespoke opportunities available for organisations looking for a customised partnership, seeking to become an official supplier, or who [...]

National Squad Updates – Training Camps and Travel Plans

By |2019-03-02T18:54:57+09:30March 2nd, 2019|

Training Camps Following the successful first training camp, held in February in conjunction with Korfball South Australia's Summer Classic, National Coach Tim Miller has finalised the remainder of the training camp schedule. These camps take place roughly every three weeks, kicking off on the weekend of March 16-17, and continue until the team departs for [...]

2019 World Championships – Participants and Tournament Structure

By |2019-02-22T14:22:25+09:30February 22nd, 2019|

IKF World Korfball Championship 2019 – Participants known In just five and a half months the IKF World Korfball Championship (WKC) 2019 in Durban South Africa, held from 1 to 10 August, will start. At this point, all the participants are known. The IKF WKC 2019 will contain the highest number of participants in the [...]

National Squad 2019 – Training Camp

By |2019-02-14T17:08:42+09:30February 14th, 2019|

With the recent formation of the National Squad, it's time for the first Training Camp. With many players already travelling to Adelaide for the annual Summer Classic, hosted by Korfball SA, National Coach Tim Miller has chosen this weekend for the first Training Camp. Like all trainings at this early stage of the National Squad, [...]

Official Uniform Supplier Partnership Announced

By |2019-04-18T17:55:33+09:30January 23rd, 2019|

Korfball Australia is incredibly pleased to today announce that Beastwear have come on board as our Official Uniform Supplier. Beastwear has a long history of supporting high-level sporting organisations and competitions. They have been manufacturing quality garments since 1974, kitting out multiple national teams, across many sports, over this time. This new partnership with Korfball Australia [...]

2019 National Squad Formation Announced

By |2019-01-20T20:23:26+09:30January 20th, 2019|

Following the recent appointment of Tim Miller to the post of National Coach, Korfball Australia is pleased to announce the re-formation of the National Squad. The first phase of the National Squad is open to all players, aged 16 and over, who are eligible for selection for the 2019 IKF World Korfball Championships, as well [...]

2019 High Performance Team – Applications Called For

By |2018-12-20T17:35:58+09:30December 20th, 2018|

Following the recent appointment of Tim Miller as National Head Coach, Korfball Australia is calling for applications to fill out the rest of the National High Performance Team. This team will develop and support the soon-to-reform National Squad, who are next scheduled to play in the 2019 IKF World Korfball Championships, in Durban, South Africa. [...]

National Coach Appointed

By |2018-12-10T18:25:11+09:30December 10th, 2018|

Following the recent retirement of former National Coach Phil Sibbons, the Korfball Australia Board were faced with the unenviable task of appointing a new coach to take the National Team to the 2019 IKF World Korfball Championships. Following an exhaustive recruitment process, it gives the Board great pleasure to announce Tim Miller as the new [...]

National Coach Expressions of Interest Requested

By |2018-11-25T20:27:50+09:30October 8th, 2018|

Following the recent retirement of National Coach Phil Sibbons, Korfball Australia is formally calling for expressions of interest from anyone with a desire to be the Head Coach of the National Korfball Team for the 2019 World Korfball Championship in South Africa. This appointment is only for the 2019 World Korfball Championships, with the position [...]

National Coach Phil Sibbons Retires

By |2018-09-07T19:00:59+09:30September 7th, 2018|

Australia's longest serving and most succesful National Coach, Phil Sibbons, has today announced his intention to step down from the top job. Coaching a National Team is understandably hugely demanding, even more so when it's a volunteer position, and Phil has stepped aside in order to be able to spend more time with his wife [...]

Australian Selected in AOKC 2018 All-Star Team

By |2018-08-07T10:48:13+09:30August 7th, 2018|

Following each IKF tournament, an all-star team of standout performers is selected, and the recently concluded 2018 Asia-Oceania Korfball Championships was no exception. It gives us here at Korfball Australia great pride in congratulating our own Grace Cullen for making that team. Despite being our youngest player in Japan, Grace went on to be our [...]

Australian Referee Selected for Tournament Final

By |2018-08-04T23:01:42+09:30August 4th, 2018|

Korfball Australia would like to congratulate Luke Rosie on being selected as the referee for the Gold Medal match at the 2018 Asia-Oceania Korfball Championships. This is an incredible achievement, and is deserved recognition for Luke's many years of experience, and his exceptional performance over several international tournaments. As well as being a huge personal [...]