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IWGA Member Federation since 1983.

Learn more about Fistball on the IFA website or YouTube.

Good to know

At TWG 2021 in Birmingham, Alabama it will be the first time that women’s teams will strive for gold.

Fun Fact

Fistball is a very German sport; six out of nine gold medals have gone to the German team. It does not come as a surprise: Johann Wolfgang Goethe wrote in 1786 about Fistball being played between ‘four noblemen from Verona and four Venetians’.

On the programme of The World Games

2025 Chengdu, CHN

2022 Birmingham, USA

2017 Wrocław, POL

2013 Cali, COL

2009 Kaohsiung, TPE

2005 Duisburg, GER

2001 Akita, JPN

1997 Lahti, FIN

1993 The Hague, NED

1989 Karlsruhe, GER

1985 London, GBR

A Beginners' Guide to Fistball

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Medal Results Birmingham 2022

Outdoor Team Men

  1. 1. GER
  2. 2. SUI
  3. 3. BRA

Outdoor Team Women

  1. 1. GER
  2. 2. SUI
  3. 3. BRA

Most successful athletes of Fistball

Most successful countries of Fistball