IFA Fistball Academy



The IFA Fistball Academy is a platform to promote knowledge exchange and the flow of information and communication in the international fistball family. It is in alignment with the IFA sustainability strategy, and fosters cooperation and dialogue with and between the continental and national fistball federations. The IFA Fistball Academy provides educational material for schools, coaches and/or players to improve their fistball knowledge and skills.

Target group(s)
  • Children (3-12)
  • Youth (13-18)
  • Development and Peace
  • Increase sport participation
Type(s) of initiative
  • Coaching and Dissemination
  • Education / Capacity-building
  • Sport for All resources & Toolkits


The goals of the Fisbtall Academy are the following:

  • Consolidation of fistball skills and know-how on one platform
  • Development and transfer of fistball know-how
  • Cooperation and information exchange with all member federations
  • Optimization and support of education of coaches, players, teachers, referees, sports scientists and officials
  • Improved communication between all member federations

Success Factors
& Achievements

  1. Exchange of expert knowledge and innovative ideas independent of time and place
  2. Development of a database and information source by all for all
  3. Promotion of established federations
  4. Support of federations under development
  5. Aquisitions of new federations

and Participants


  • Sport Clubs, Educational Institutions, Private spaces, Virtual
Maximum of participants
  • no limit defined
Actual number of participants
  • Multiple fistball federations all over the world



  • 10 to 15 and experts

Equipment and Facilities

  • Database with know-how transfer, fistball equipment for realisation