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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 [...]

AOKC Ranking Finals Announced

By |2018-08-03T23:03:31+09:30August 3rd, 2018|

Following the conclusion of today's cross over finals, the match ups for the ranking matches are now known. The matches are spread out over two days, and the full schedule can be found below. After their defeat at the hands of China today, Australia will play for the Bronze Medal against Hong Kong. This match [...]

AOKC Cross-over Final Match-ups Announced

By |2018-08-02T22:39:50+09:30August 2nd, 2018|

Following the conclusion of the pool matches at the 2018 Asia-Oceania Korfball Championships, the match-ups for the cross-over finals are now known. The full schedule of cross-over finals can be found below. As Australia finished second in Pool A, Australia will play off against China, Pool B's top spot winner, for a spot in the [...]

AOKC Livestream Information

By |2018-07-29T21:20:22+09:30July 29th, 2018|

Live streams of all matches at the 2018 Asia-Oceania Korfball Championships can be found on the AOKC2018 LOC channel. Future streams have not currently been added to the channel, so make sure to check closer to the match start time. All match times can be found on the National Team hub. In addition, streams will be added to the [...]

Medical Supplies Partnership Announced

By |2019-04-18T17:55:34+09:30July 19th, 2018|

Korfball Australia is pleased to today announce that MediPro have come on board as our official Medical Supplies Partner. MediPro has a long history of supporting high-level sporting organisations and competitions, and this new partnership with Korfball Australia is set to continue this tradition. This new partnership sees MediPro supply Kofball Australia with a comprehensive first-aid [...]

2018 Asia-Oceania Korfball Championships Schedule: Further Updates

By |2018-07-18T17:29:19+09:30July 18th, 2018|

The schedule for the upcoming 2018 Asia-Oceania Korfball Championships has been updated once again, following the withdrawal of the Indian team from the tournament. As the tournament will now consist of 10 teams, instead of the previously scheduled 11, Macau switches into Pool A, in order to have two balanced pools. This, in essence, means [...]

IKF Updated Rankings Released

By |2018-07-09T17:16:12+09:30July 9th, 2018|

The International Korfball Federation has released the latest World Rankings, following the conclusion of various ranking tournaments. As per the IKF announcement: Points for the ranking are mainly earned through participation in official IKF events, with a weighting for each event given according the importance of the event. Ranking points earned are weighted less each [...]