HKC May

Second’s Star – Bernie Martin

In our latest interview Craig chats with Bernie. They talk about Headless Chickens, Flugel and our Coach Steph. Craig: So Bernie, is Uni where you got into Korfball, or had you heard of the sport before? Bernie: I hadn’t heard of it. I actually signed up for softball and ultimate Frisbee, and then one of […]

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About us

We’re a vibrant, youthful club with big ambitions and are officially London’s largest korfball club. We pride ourselves on being competitive, sociable and fun, offering opportunities to play at all levels from the top of the sport right through to beginner level.  We’ve gone through quite a transformation over the past few years that has seen us […]

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Development squad announced

Development coaches Rosie and Darryl have revealed their 3rd and 4th team squads for the season ahead. After a full four week of trials, which saw in excess of 50 people attend, Rosie and Darryl have whittled it down to 24 people. The 3rd team have a couple of weeks until the season starts on […]

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1st & 2nd team squad announced

Head coach Steph Allen has announced Highbury’s 1st & 2nd team squad for the forthcoming England Korfball Promotion Division and London leagues campaign. The squad includes six new faces. Kelly Lippett joins Highbury from Birmingham City, Chris Thompson from Lancaster University, Helen Gilmore from Edinburgh University, and Ally Glennie from the University of Oxford. Last […]

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3rd & 4th team trials extended

Our 3rd and 4th team trials have been extended by one week – so you will have the opportunity to try out for the 3rd and 4th teams on Wednesdays 21st http://cialisfrance24.com and 28th September too. Demand has been high with over 40 people attending our 3rd and 4th team trials over the past two […]

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Going with the Flo – meet last year’s best newcomer

Find out why last season’s best 3rd/4th team newcomer Flo chose to play korfball over handball, how korfball helped her make friends in London after moving from France, and why nicknames gave the 4th team a winning edge last season. Craig: So the first question I’ve asked everyone is how do you describe Korfball? Flo: […]

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Highbury Korf Clown – Mark Molloy

We’re finding out more about our club members – today it’s Mark Molloy’s turn. We discuss why he won the ‘Korf Clown’ award, what the best thing about Highbury is and who is his Korf idol. Mark joined Highbury from Manchester City last summer, and is very much enjoying his first year at London’s biggest […]

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Korfball – 17-31 August

Top coaches are coming to Highbury to run pre-season korfball sessions on Wednesdays 17, 24 and 31 August, 7.30pm-9.30pm. The sessions will be indoors at Petchey Academy and will work on core skills and match-play with the upcoming season in mind. Beginners and new players are very welcome – just turn up, or drop us […]

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Trials 2016/17

This year we are holding trials for the squad (1st & 2nd teams) and development squad (3rd & 4th teams) in the first three weeks of September. They are open to new and existing players, although you will need to sign-up for the 1st & 2nd team squad trials. Attendance at trials is essential to […]

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Coaching

At Highbury we have an excellent coaching team led by England international Steph Allen and supported by experienced players.  Steph (pictured) coaches the 1st & 2nd team squad. She is an England international and plays for English korfball champions Trojans. It is her role to develop our players and teams to compete a higher level through a […]

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