Korfball: The Alternative to Netball and Basketball?

Are you interested in trying a new sport? Are you looking for a team sport to play in Edinburgh? Are you looking to try something new?

Why not try korfball? 

Korfball is a mixed gender sport similar to netball and basketball. Edinburgh Mavericks are a korfball club who compete in the Scottish Korfball League.

We welcome new players to all our training sessions so come along and find out what korfball is all about! 

Did you know?

1. Korfball is Dutch, and was originally invented as a mixed gender game for schools

2. The Korfball World Championships were held in Durban, South Africa in 2019

3. Scotland have a national korfball team who competed in the 2018 Korfball European Championships

4. In korfball, players can only defend other players of the same gender

5. A korfball post is 3.5m high


Want to know more?

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