On 6th December, Korfball teams from the across the Midlands will be heading to Birmingham to compete in the hotly anticipated West Midlands preliminary stage of this year’s BUCS Championships. Teams from the Universities of Keele, Nottingham and Birmingham will be fighting it out for qualification to the Midlands regional stage. Keele are one of […]

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On Saturday the 22nd November, Lancaster plays host to the BUCS North Preliminary round. This sees five teams from two universities, three from Manchester and two from Lancaster, compete to make it into the regional round of the competition. This event, the first of its kind in the North, is the start of a new […]

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Saturday 22nd November will see the christening of BUCS korfball at Cambridge University’s new Sports Center. Yet it’s not only the sparkling floors and spacious changing rooms to look forward to, as the South Midlands region has some great korfball talent to showcase, old and new. Cambridge University 1st and 2nd teams will be facing […]

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The BSKA are pleased to announce the appointment of Dave Buckland and Joe Stirling as Great Britain Student Korfball Squad coaches for the 2014/5 season. Dave and Joe both coach regularly in the England Korfball League at Bec Korfball Club and Norwich Knights Korfball Club respectively. Both coached their teams to play off finals last […]

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BSKA Chairman Rob Bloomer releases an open statement…   Dear colleagues,   I hope that for all of you the season is going well so far, those of you that have taken part in a preliminary qualifying round of BUCS have enjoyed the experience and those of you still waiting to go are excited to […]

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On the 29th November 2014, as the days gets shorter and jumpers get thicker, teams from across the South West and Wales will converge on The Merchants Academy in Bristol to fight for the right to compete at the BUCS Regional Tournament in January. The South West Preliminary event will this year will see teams […]

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This Saturday 8th November sees the Southern Preliminary BUCS tournament kicking off at the Jubilee Centre on Southampton Universities Highfield Campus! University teams from Oxford, Brighton and Southampton will be going head-to-head, eagerly battling it out to progress to the regional stage of the competition. With two Southampton teams entered, there’s no doubt the first […]

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The Eastern Preliminary encompasses London, Kent and Norwich, traditional powerhouse areas of korfball in the UK, boasting 7 of 8 premier league teams. But how will the University teams in the area fare this season…. the 1st November 2014 sees the new BUCS korfball season kick off in Scotland and the East as the first […]

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Michael Garbutt of Edinburgh University writes for studentkorfball.co.uk about the upcoming Scotland preliminary taking place on the 1st November… Scottish Preliminaries will be a day of firsts. It’s the first of November for one thing.  The first bout of Preliminaries in the first year of the new Nationals structure.  It will be the first tournament […]

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The BSKA Committee have released the following information about the upcoming BUCS season…   Executive Committee Update Firstly, we are pleased to announce that Heather Stokes will be taking on the role of treasurer. Following opening nominations for a treasurer, the BSKA received no nominations so the executive have made the decision to co-opt Heather, the ex treasurer of UEA […]

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