What is Korfball?

What is it like to be a Warrior?

Check out our video for more information about who we are, and why you want to be a part of this friendly and successful club! Manchester Warriors Korfball Club from Manchester Warriors on Vimeo.  


Check out our promo video to see what Korfball's all about! This is Korfball - Warriors Korfball Club from Manchester Warriors on Vimeo.

Handy guide to playing

Thanks to our friends at Sheffield Snakebite Korfball, here is a handy guide to playing korfball!


A (very brief) history of korfball As a sport, korfball can be described as a non-contact hybrid of netball and basketball. It was invented in the early twentieth century by a Dutch schoolteacher, Nico Broekhuysen, who wished to design a mixed-sex sport based on a simple premise – equality. In short, he envisaged a sport where men and women were able to compete in the same game on an equal footing, irrespective of physical (and to some extent, athletic) advantages. Since its creation, ...