Tag : Korfball

A first-class performance: Leeds Korfball club make history

3 years ago / 0 comments

Leeds Korfball club qualify for first-tier of the nationals for the first time ever in the club’s history Each of the team’s ten players made the score sheet on the day The team storm to a scintillating victory over tournament hosts Sheffield AFTER finishing fourth at the Yorkshire preliminaries and only … Read More

Leeds Qualify for BUCS Regionals

3 years ago / 0 comments

LEEDS korfball first team has successfully avoided the first obstacle in their quest to reach the first tier of BUCS Nationals this year. Leeds hosted teams from Sheffield University, Sheffield Hallam and Leeds Beckett in order to determine who would qualify for Regionals next February. In the first match of … Read More

Korfball Gryphons Repeat Varsity Success

3 years ago / 0 comments

LEEDS Uni Korfball 1s got their league campaign off to the perfect start by repeating their Varsity success over local rivals Leeds Beckett 1s last weekend. Despite not playing at the same intensity as their previous win over Beckett, the Gryphons managed to hold on for a tight 9-7 win to … Read More

Leeds Uni dominate first Korfball Varsity match

3 years ago / 0 comments

Leeds Uni 17 – 9 Leeds Beckett Leeds University dominated Leeds Beckett from the off to clinch the first official Korfball Varsity match on Wednesday. After taking an early 5-1 lead, Uni never looked back to finish 17-9 winners after a commanding team performance with six different players getting their … Read More

Sport | Five great sports societies at Leeds University

4 years ago / 0 comments

Leeds University Union offers a plethora of sports societies to join during your time at the University; whether you’re just playing for the fun of it or aiming for Rio 2016 there is plenty on offer. Here LS takes a look at some societies you may not have seen much … Read More

Sport | Society in Focus – Korfball

5 years ago / 0 comments

From afar, an unsuspecting observer watching a korfball game could be excused for seeing nothing other than a man/women throwing a football at a streetlight. That is, until they see the game in full flow. A lively and team-oriented game, Leeds University Korfball President Matt Norman describes the subtle but … Read More

Sport | Sport Society Showcase

5 years ago / 0 comments

Leeds University Union have around 50 sports and martial arts clubs to choose from, and LS Sport have handpicked four of the most unique and exciting on offer. Korfball Korfball is one of the most unique sports around. The society consists of two teams competing in four different leagues and … Read More

Korfball mixing it up

6 years ago / 0 comments

The past two weekends have seen an excellent start to the season for korfball. At two freshers tournaments, Leeds’ new players (essentially beginners to the sport) have been instrumental in finishing in the top half.   At Lancaster the University’s teams finished 6th and 8th out of 16, also finishing … Read More