World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Belgium National Korfball Team

Article Id: WHEBN0014364917
Reproduction Date:

Title: Belgium National Korfball Team  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: 2007 Korfball World Championship, European Korfball Championship, IKF World Korfball Ranking, Netherlands national korfball team, Aruba national korfball team
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Belgium National Korfball Team

Association Koninklijke Belgische Korfbalbond
IKF membership IKF Foundator
IKF code BEL
IKF rank 2 (Nov.2013)
World Championships
Appearances 9 (First in 1978)
Best result Champions, 1991
World Games
Appearances 8 (First in 1985)
Best result Runners-up, 8 times
European Championships
Appearances 4 (First in 1998)
Best result Runners-up, 1998, 2006, 2010

The Belgium national korfball team is managed by the Koninklijke Belgische Korfbalbond (KBKB), representing Belgium in korfball international competitions.

The Koninklijke Belgische Korfbalbond was one of the founders of the International Korfball Federation, with the Dutch Federation, on 11 June 1933.

Tournament history

World Championships[1]
Year Championship Host Classification
1978 1st World Championship Amsterdam (The Netherlands) 2nd place
1984 2nd World Championship Antwerp (Belgium) 2nd place
1987 3rd World Championship Makkum (The Netherlands) 2nd place
1991 4th World Championship Antwerp (Belgium) Champions
1995 5th World Championship New Delhi (India) 2nd place
1999 6th World Championship Adelaide (Australia) 2nd place
2003 7th World Championship Rotterdam (The Netherlands) 2nd place
2007 8th World Championship Brno (Czech Republic) 2nd place
2011 9th World Championship Shaoxing (China) 2nd place
World Games[2]
Year Championship Host Classification
1985 2nd World Games London (England) 2nd place
1989 3rd World Games Karlsruhe (Germany) 2nd place
1993 4th World Games The Hague (Netherlands) 2nd place
1997 5th World Games Lahti (Finland) 2nd place
2001 6th World Games Akita (Japan) 2nd place
2005 7th World Games Duisburg (Germany) 2nd place
2009 8th World Games Kaohsiung (Taiwan) 2nd place
2013 9th World Games Cali (Colombia) 2nd place
European Championships[3]
Year Championship Host Classification
1998 1st European Championship Portugal 2nd place
2002 2nd European Championship Terrassa (Spain) 3rd place
2006 3rd European Championship Budapest (Hungary) 2nd place
2010 4th European Championship (Netherlands) 2nd place

Current squad

National team in the 2011 World Championship[4]
  • Julie Caluwe
  • Jill Driessens
  • Sara Goossens
  • Sofie Goossens
  • Britt Logisse
  • Patty Peeters
  • Gwenny de Plecker
  • Annelies Vandenberghe
  • Jesse de Bremaeker
  • Bart Cleyman
  • Wim de Decker
  • Jari Hardies
  • Nick Janssens
  • Yani Janssens
  • Mitch Lenaerts
  • David Peeters
  • Coach: Eddy van Hoof


  1. ^ "The history of the IKF and the IKF World Championship". IKF. 
  2. ^ IKF (ed.). "The history of the IKF and the World Games". 
  3. ^ "The history of the IKF European Championship". IKF. 
  4. ^ "DE Korf 2011 n5" (in Dutch). Belgische Korfbalbond. 

External links

  • Koninklijke Belgische Korfbalbond
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.