Welcome to the IFA
IFA President Karl Weiss wanted to thank the organizers at Pomerode: "The local organising committee did an excellent job, great matches were the players' thank. These players are our future, your support here promotes their enthusiasm for fistball! Thank you!"
After a really impressing event Karl Weiss declared the 2014 World Championships for U18 Men and Women closed. "I am really looking forward to the next world youth events, probably in Wroclaw/Poland, as a pre-event to the 2017 world games there."
16. - 20. April 2014
Winner Male and Female: GERMANY
show zu 6th U18 Male and Female World Championships
The Austrian Fistball federation (OEFBB) organizes International Masters‘ Championships for male and female club teams in combintion with the 2014 Women's World Cup in Arnreit.
Further information can be collected at the attached announcement.
Bernd Höckel, IFA board member and IFA representative there, informed us about this event with a huge number of enthusiastic reports.
show zu First Asia Cup in Lahore/Pakistan was a tremendous success
President Marius Vizer presented a certificate for long-term membership to IFA-President Weiss.
Fistball is one of the 92 world wide acknowledged sports and is one of 24 members of AIMS (Alliance of Independent Members of SportAccord).
28 federations are organised within ASOIF (Summer Sport Federations), 7 within AWOIF (Winter Sports).
Additional 33 are members of ARIFS (Association of IOC Regognised International Sports Federations)
show zu SportAccord Member Certificate presented to IFA
The general assembly of IWGA, which is held at Belek/Turkey at the moment, published the schedule of the World Games 2017 in Wroclaw/Poland - including fistball as a major part of the numerous sports.
show zu IWGA announces fistball being part of World Games 2017 in Woclaw/Poland
President Weiss presented a IFA-memento to Ron Froehlich, President of the World Games Association (1992 to 2014). "Dear Ron, we want to express our sincere thanks, especially for your sympathy and understanding for smaller federations like ours."
show zu SportAccord Convention in Belek / Turkey
The IFA hereby announces the list of licensed balls for the year 2014 and the product type for the upcoming competitions.
show zu List of licensed balls in 2014
As from now the advance ticket sales for the faustball euro 2014 at Olten/Switzerland are opened.
show zu Advance Ticket Sales open
> Personnel Matters
> Education Department
> International Issues
show zu Minutes IFA Board Meeting 31 January - 1 February 2014, Vienna
The incredibly high number of 5 nations will take part in the first Asian Fistball Cup in Lahore/Pakistan from 8 April to 12 April.
show zu First Asia Fistball Cup in Pakistan
Fistball taps into fifth continent with educational workshop in Melbourne, Australia
From 17 - 20 January the IFA organizes a kick-off event for up to 30 participants in Melbourne, Australia. Together with the founded Australian Federation (FIFA) coaches out of many educational organizations shall be educated in several aspects such as beginners' training, rules of the game and refereeing.
show zu IFA news
Wishing you and your beloved ones a happy holiday season and a very healthy and successful new year!
Karl Weiss, President
Come to play 3 Fistball Tournaments in back to back weekends, enjoy USA and have a lot of fun with Fistball and friends in USA.
show zu FISTBALL INVITATIONAL TOURNAMENTS IN THE USA 2014
> Personnel Matters
> Education Department
> IFA Senior World Games
> Medical Commission /WADA
show zu R E P O R T - Meeting of the board, 22 - 23 November 2013
30th October / 01 November 2013
Winner Man and Woman: Club Duque de Caxias
show zu South American Cup Clubs Men and Women
show zu Brief Report, IFA Board Meeting, 12 - 13 April 2013, Vienna
IFA President Karl Weiss congratulates the new President of SportAccord Marius Vizer to his successful election and looks forward to working with him!
After a "tough" match in the first leg, which the Austrian Team, Union Schick Freistadt, won in 2:4 sets, the home team, Novo Hamburgo/Rissul turned the competition into its favour by winning the second leg 4:0 sets and the necessary deciding set by 11:7.
show zu Novo Hamburgo is the winner of the Men's World Cup