Referee Theory Course!

We are happy to announce that the University of Birmingham are holding a Referee Theory Course on the 12th of October, 12-5pm! This is a fantastic opportunity for any members of your club to solidify their knowledge of the rules of Korfball, and a great chance to earn some extra cash throughout the year. Follow the link for more information! https://www.facebook.com/events/405305830116198/

Hope to see many of you there!

New WMKA Committee and Upcoming WMKL

With a new committee elected for the upcoming season, there are many exciting new ideas for the area! We now also have more teams in the league than ever before, with the creation of both the University of Warwick and Birmingham Panthers Korfball Clubs plus some other teams from older clubs entering for the first time.

With ideas for referee courses, both theory and practical, coaching courses and tournaments for the area, this season promises to be our best so far! Keep up to date with our progress on this website, our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages.

West Midlands Finish 3rd At Home Nations

After an exciting an competitive day of korfball, the West Midlands Squad did our area proud by finishing 3rd at the Home Nations tournament. This yearly tournament hosts the 4 countris of Ireland, Wales, Scotland and England, along with a British Student team and the 3 qualifiers from the Inter Area. Continue reading

Level 1 Coaching Course

The WMKA are running a level 1 korfball coaching course on Saturday 2nd April. To register simple email coaching@westmidlandskorfball.co.uk, or the page with full information can be accessed here.

West Midlands Squad Finish 3rd

West Midlands Squad Finish 3rd at the recent Senior Inter Area competition. After topping their group the team led by 3 at half time in the semi finals against hot favourites East Midlands. However a strong 2nd half from the very experienced East Midlands time pushed past West Midlands to take the position in the final. Continue reading

New School Startups

A new school in Coventry has started up recently, hiring a set of posts from the West Midlands Korfball Association for a year. Finham Park School in Coventry had their first taster session last week which went down really well. Matt Amos, the head of PE at the school was looking to introduce new sports into the curriculum to keep the kids entertained and to widen the range of sports on offer. Continue reading

New events and Updates

The next installment of the WM squad training is taking place on Tuesday 15th February, and the Dates for Your Diary page has been updated to reflect this.

The popular Edinburgh tournament was also held this weekend with Birmingham City finishing in 5th, and Birmingham university ending in 13th. Great results for two of the West Midlands teams.

New events

2 new events for you, firstly the next installment of the West Midlands Squad training on Tue 18th Jan, and the Birmingham Bull Competition returns on Sat 26th Feb. More info on the Dates for Your Diary page.