Fistball (IFA)

The International Fistball Association (IFA) is a dynamic, modern and efficient sports association which, together with its member…

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The International Fistball Association (IFA) is a dynamic, modern and efficient sports association which, together with its member associations, stands for the following values and objectives:We provide everything that is required for our competitions to be held in an ideal manner and with high quality.

Germany won the women’s European Championship 2015
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Germany won the women’s European Championship 2015

After two days with beautiful weather and good fistball games in Bozen (ITA) the qualification round was finished Sunday morning. Germany won all the games without losing a set and was qualified directly for the final. Austria and Switzerland were qualified for the semi finals. Italy and the Czech Republic had do play the qualification […]

USA Team for World Championship announced
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USA Team for World Championship announced

The next team for the Men’s World Championships in Argentina was announced: The United States of America selected their 10 player squad. The team is made up of select individuals from three regions across the country – greater areas of Milwaukee, Newark and Philadelphia. The squad:Front Row (L to R): Eric Kindler, Mat Henrichs, Steve […]

South Africa selected too
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South Africa selected too

As the week continues the next nation has selected their team for the Men’s World Championship in Argentina 2015 and it is also one of the newcomers: South Africa. The squad “the Mighty Galjoens” contains 7 players and Leif Petersen will be the Team Captain. Back row (left to right): Mzodidi Tutuka (ChickenDust FC), Justin […]

Austria Selected Women’s Team for European Champion Ship
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Austria Selected Women’s Team for European Champion Ship

After a few nominations for the Men’s World Championship this time the Austrians selected first the women’s team for the European championship held in 2 weeks in Bozen (ITA). The team will try to defend the title against the teams from Germany (World Champion 2014), Switzerland, Czech Republic and the home Team from Italy. back (left […]

Selections for the Mens World Championship in Argentina
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Selections for the Mens World Championship in Argentina

After the Tournament in Jona (SUI) the German Head Coach Olaf Neuenfeld selected the 10 players, who will represent the German colors during the 15th Men World Championship in Argentina this November. Here the announcement in German. Only one day later the next squad was selected. The Fistball Federation of Australia announced the team and the […]

Fistball – A Brief Background
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Fistball – A Brief Background

When exactly the game of fistball was “invented”, is not known. What is certain, however, is that the roots lie in the southern part of Europe, perhaps in Italy. The earliest known written mention of the game is by Roman Emperor Gordian III and dates to the year 240. Rules for an Italian version of […]

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