Welcome to the IFA
Once again the Ostra Sportpark, the venue of the 2014 Women's World Championship was flooded due to the terrible weather conditions in central Europe last week.
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After being invited by the Argentinian federation the teams of the Columbian member federation were guests in Cordoba. First contacts had been established during the Youth World Championships last year.
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At the last meeting of the IFA-board the European Cup Events 2013 were drawn.
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- Ballrights 2013 (PDFSize: 45.55 KB)
Swasiland is the first country to receive the newly created start up packages of the IFA - including balls, net, DVDs and basic coaching material. After a short period of email correspondence the IFA realized enormous efforts in establishing fistball in this country and wants to emphasise their optimistic plans in establishing fistball on a worldwide basis.
Information and documentary will be published as soon as they are available.
Dr. Frankiewicz was IFA Board Member from 1990 to 1995
Shortly after his 88th birthday Dr. Frankiewicz, a former IFA board member, died on 20 February 2013.
He was president of the Fistball Federation of the German Democratic Republic from 1978 to 1990.
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Australia might be a new member of the IFA shortly. Rolf Petersen transmitted the great news that the Autralian authorities accepted the registration of the Fistball Federation of Australia (FFA).
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The IFA hereby announces the list of licensed balls for the year 2013 and the product type for the upcoming competitions.
Attachment: list of licensed balls (PDFSize: 101.3 KB)
Austrian Indoor Championship (23/24 February 2013, Salzburg/Austria)
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Swiss Indoor Championship (16/17 February 2013, Bonstetten/Switzerland)
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In 2013 the USA Fistball Association is organising 3 outdoor tournaments on 3 weekends in a row, in 3 different cities.
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The International Fistball Association has approved a new development programm, wich is built on different steps and modules.
As a first step the bigger and experienced Member Association are involved. In different countries these members are engaged to teach basic-knowledge.
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From 18th to the 25th of May, 2013 the next International Gymnastic Festival will take place in the Rhein-Neckar metropolitan area in Germany.
A big Fistball Tournament will also be staged in Ludwigshafen.
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Over 50 participants were thrilled by the new education course of IFA.
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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.
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