Dear Member Federation, dear potential host club and host city,

The IFA Board of Directors seeks bids from potential host organizers for

– the IFA 2024 Fistball U18 World Championships,
– the IFA 2024 Fistball Women´s World Championship,
– the IFA 2023 Fistball World Tour Finals and
– the IFA 2024 Fistball World Tour Finals.

Please find the information on the respective events in detail in the following documents:
Call for Applications U18 World Championships
Call for Applications Women’s World Championships
Call for Applications World Tour Finals

It is the aim of the Board to award the events if possible at the IFA 2022 Extraordinary Congress on Sunday 3 July which will be held online. Every applicant will be invited to present the bid to the member federations.

Bidding process and timeline:

1. Express your interest to bid for one of the events latest by 1 June 2022 via the following online form

2. IFA contacts you to discuss the event concept from 2 June 2022

3. Submit your bidding documents with your event concept to
latest by 26 June 2022

4. Assessment of bidding documents by IFA jury and 2nd round questions from 27-30 June 2022

5. Awarding of the event in the IFA Congress on 3 July 2022

6. Signing of Event contract Mid of July

To all potential hosts: Please do not hesitate to contact IFA Secretary General by mail ( any time within the bidding process for consultation concerning the bid.

IFA will provide all potential bidders showing interest the same support to prepare their bidding document.

Potential bidders/hosts could be a:
– national IFA member association or
– club or
– city in co-operation with a club.

Bids will be reviewed by an IFA Jury with input from the IFA Sports Commission, the IFA Youth Commission and the IFA Women’s Commission, with final approval upon their recommendation by the IFA Board of Directors.

In case you have any questions about these events or the process of bidding please contact Christoph Oberlehner, IFA Secretary General via