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IWGA Member Federation since 1982.

Learn more about Korfball on the IKF website or YouTube (one more).

Good to know

Korfball is the world’s only dedicated mixed-gender team sport.

Fun Fact

Korfball has been on the programme of The World Games since 1985. Nine times in a row since then, the Netherlands won the gold medal. Belgium won silver eight times.
In 2017, for the first time in the history of TWG, there was no final ‘The Netherlands versus Belgium. The Chinese Taipei team made it into the game for gold and broke the ‘iron law’ which underlines the growing popularity of korfball worldwide.

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 Korfball

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International Korfball Federation

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Medal Results Birmingham 2022

Indoor Team Mixed

  1. 1. NED
  2. 2. BEL
  3. 3. TPE

Most successful athletes of Korfball

Most successful countries of Korfball