Good Morning, I am pleased to confirm the results of the Northern, East and Welsh preliminaries. —North— 1. University of Leeds 1 2. University of Manchester 1 3. University of Manchester 2 4. Leeds Beckett University 1 5. University of Leeds 2 6. Lancaster University 1 7. University of Leeds 3 8. University of Manchester 3 9. Lancaster University 2 —East— 1. University of East Anglia 1 2. University of Nottingham 1 3. University of Cambridge 1 4. University of Nottingham 2 5. University of East Anglia 2 6. University of Nottingham 3 7. University of Nottingham 4 8. University of Cambridge 2 —Wales— 1. Cardiff University 1 2. Aberystwyth University 1 3. Cardiff University 2 4. Cardiff University 3 5. Swansea University 1 6. Cardiff Metropolitan University 1 Many Thanks, Joe Hubbert BSKA Media & PR
Good Evening, I am pleased to confirm the results of the Scotland and Greater North Preliminary 1. University of Edinburgh 1 2. University of St Andrews 1 3. Strathclyde University 1 4. University of Newcastle 1 5. University of Edinburgh 2 6. University of St Andrews 2 7. Northumbria University 1 8. Northumbria University 2 9. University of Edinburgh 3 Many Thanks, Joe Hubbert BSKA Media & PR
Good Evening, I am pleased to confirm the results of the Midlands Preliminary 1 - University of Birmingham 1 2 - University of Oxford 1 3 - De Montfort University 1 4 - University of Oxford 2 5 - University of Birmingham 3 6 - University of Birmingham 2 7 - University of Birmingham 4 8 - De Montfort University 2 Many Thanks, Joe Hubbert BSKA Media & PR
Good Evening, I am pleased to confirm the results of the South East and South preliminaries —South East— 1 - University of Brighton 1 2 - University of Kent 1 3 - University of Bedfordshire 1 4 - University of Reading 1 5 - University of Essex 1 6 - University of Kent 2 7 - University of Kent 3 8 - University of Brighton 2 —South— 1 - University of Southampton 1 2 - University of Bristol 1 3 - University of Southampton 2 4 - University of Exeter 1 5 - University of Bristol 2 6 - University of Exeter 2 7 - University of Bristol 3 Many Thanks, Joe Hubbert BSKA Media & PR
Good Evening, I am pleased to confirm the results of the South Yorkshire and North Midlands Preliminary 1 - University of Sheffield 1 2 - Sheffield Hallam University 1 3 - University of Sheffield 2 4 - University of Liverpool 1 5 - Keele University 1 6 - Sheffield Hallam University 3 7 - University of Liverpool 2 8 - Sheffield Hallam University 2 9 - University of Sheffield 3 Many Thanks, Joe Hubbert BSKA Media & PR
Congratulations to all students who are starting university in September! Check out our directory of uni clubs and see if your uni has a team. All will be looking for new players so check them out at your sports/societies fairs at your SU!
Please find below the final standings from the BSKA International Invitational Trophy this past weekend. Congratulations to Great Britain on being crowned our inaugural champions!
The BSKA IIT has come to a close with the students taking a final victory against Ireland in a highly entertaining game. A big congratulations to Team GB 🇬🇧 for taking the victory. Scoring 113 goals from the 6 games and your all round general play bodes very well for the tournaments to come. We at the BSKA would like to wish you all the very best of luck for the World Games in July. Please know that we are 100% behind you all the way and look forward to seeing your success. We would also like to thank all teams who attended the tournament and making it such a success. It was a fantastic weekend of high quality action and each team did themselves very proud! We would also like to thank UEA for allowing us to host the event along with Mr Joseph Skeet for helping source volunteers and equipment as well as helping with set up for the tournament. We are forever grateful to you for all the help you give us! A special thanks also has to go to all our referees and volunteers who worked tirelessly throughout the weekend and were integral parts of the showcase! Finally we would also like to give huge thanks to Joe Stirling and Rob Williams for coaching our student teams this year. You have been fantastic and the students' achievements this weekend have been phenomenal! Thank you so much guys!
Latest results from the BSKAIIT: Scotland 9 - 18 BSKS 1 Ireland 8 - 7 Norfolk BSKS 2 8 - 12 Wales Scotland 4 - 25 Team GB BSKS 1 v Ireland to finish a fantastic tournament!
Bsks 1 vs Scotland
Team GB take home another win. This time 8-19 over Wales!
Some more results from the BSKAIIT: BSKS 1 14 - 8 Wales Scotland 7 - 8 BSKS 2 Great weekend so far!
Early results from this morning: GB 19 - 1 Ireland BSKS 2 6 - 9 Norfolk
Two great games to finish off the day! Norfolk and Wales produced a classic which finished with an 11-10 win to Norfolk. Then the Great Britain seniors went against their student counterparts to finish the day's action. It finished 17-13 to the seniors but a phenomenal display by the students who managed to win the second half! That leaves the table below but still all to play for and plenty more action to come tomorrow!
Latest scores: Wales 8 - 13 Scotland BSKS 2 5 - 4 Ireland Norfolk 3 - 19 Team GB
Team GB sealed a 14-0 victory vs BSKS 2 before BSKS 1 defeat @norfolkkorfball 13-7
Early results in from the BSKAIIT: Norfolk Korfball Association came back from a four goal deficit to pip Scotland Korfball 11-9 in the opening game before our very own student teams went head to head with the first team taking the win 13-3. Next up is Ireland vs Wales!
We are pleased to announce the full schedule for this weekend's International Invitational Trophy at UEA Sportspark, Norwich. All games will be played in the main arena with spectator seating available. All spectator entry is free of charge so come down and support!
On the weekend of 17/18 June 2017, the BSKA will be hosting the very first International Invitational Trophy event at UEA Sportspark, Norwich. Come along and see the BSKA Student teams compate against the international sides of Ireland, Scotland and Wales as well as the Great Britain Seniors and a special Norfolk Korfball All Star team. The tournament promises to be an exciting weekend of quality action and not one to miss. All spectator entry is free and the event is open to all ages. Come down and support your favourite sides and enjoy a great weekend!
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We are pleased to announce the two squads that will represent the BSKA at the International Invitational Tournament on 17th-18th June 2017. Following a series of training sessions over the last two months, coaches Joe and Rob have selected two strong squads of 12. The sides will compete against Ireland, Wales, Scotland, Norfolk and their senior GB counterparts in an effort to take home first BSKA International Trophy! The tournament will take place at UEA SportsPark, Norwich on both days so come along and support the students! See you there!
Scotland Korfball are holding trials on 22nd and 23rd July in Edinburgh for the Scottish National Team. To qualify for selection you must not have played for another country in an IKF competition at U21 level or higher and fulfill one of the following criteria: 1. Been born in Scotland 2. Had either one parent or grandparent born in Scotland 3. Have lived in Scotland at any time for three consecutive years This is a fantastic opportunity to gain experience at international level so don't miss out. Register your interest by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org 🙂
The British Student Korfball Association is delighted to announce that the Great Britain Senior Team have been added to this June's International Invitational Trophy event. The side, coached by former BSKA Head Coach Dave Buckland, will compete alongside the British Students, Ireland, Norfolk, Scotland and Wales in an effort to be crowned the first BSKA International Invitational Trophy Winners. The competition will be held on 17th and 18th June 2017 at SporsPark, UEA, Norwich. All spectator entry is free so come down and support! (Photo courtesy of TRUEFOCUS)
The British Student Korfball Association is delighted to announce the final entrants for the inaugural International Invitational Trophy. The competition will take place at Sportspark, University of East Anglia, Norwich, NR4 7TJ on the weekend of 17th-18th June 2017. The BSKA sides will compete against the national teams of Ireland, Scotland and Wales as well as a special Norfolk Korfball All Star side. This promises to be an exciting event and all spectator entry is free! Come along and support your favourite korfball stars from around the United Kingdom. We look forward to welcoming many of you in Norwich next month!