Fresh off an article about Chris “Super Mario” Milne and the Australian fistball journey to Argentina, he was also contacted to speak to Tom Elliott on 3AW Radio’s Drive program about the sport of fistball. Link to the 3AW article (with audio) can be found here: Tom Elliott discovers the curious sport of fistball In case […]
Setter/defender for the Australian national fistball team, Chris “Super Mario” Milne, has received some media coverage in his local rag (Heidelberg Leader Newspaper) for the upcoming World Championships in Argentina. Based on the photo, he seems to be showing a stoic and steely resolve in what appears to be the face of an impending fistball […]
Fistball Federation of Australia announces National Team for 2015 Men’s 15th Fistball World Championships in Argentina
The Fistball Federation of Australia (FiFA) is pleased to announce the official selection of the ten-man Australian national fistball team that will be competing this November at the 2015 Men’s 15th Fistball World Championships in Córdoba, Argentina. This will be Australia’s first-ever appearance at the Fistball World Championships. The final selections are as follows: Jason […]
The final total is in… after checking, double-checking, triple-checking and quadruple-checking our numbers, checking under all the cushions on the couches and even checking in the filter of the vacuum cleaner at the Melbourne Bowling Club for loose change, we are delighted to announce that the total amount raised from the Trivia and Auction night […]
The Fistball Federation of Australia (FiFA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Laurence Young as National Head Coach of the Australian National Fistball Team, for their inaugural World Championship campaign at the 2015 Men’s Fistball World Championships this November in Cordoba, Argentina. With an impressive history of leadership and coaching roles within various Australian […]
Calling all Fisters! We’re asking you to give the most important part of your body (the fist of course) a rest for the night and call on the second most important part of the body for the very first FiFA Trivia Night. As most of you know later this year FiFA will be sending a […]
The two week intensive training and selection process has been run and complete, and the playing squad has been finalised. Huge thanks to Lucas Traverso and Lucas Pereira for utilising their fistball expertise to act as training coaches and national team selectors, especially on such short notice. After two weeks of grueling drills, exhausted laughter and […]
In preparation for both the relaunched F-League and Men’s World Fistball Championships next year, we have officially launched our 2015 Memberships! We will be asking all fistballers playing next year to fill out a membership form and pay the small membership fee ($20), and this will be used to pay some of our 2015 costs. […]
Here’s a sneak peak of the special World Championship fistballs (in lovely Argentinean national colours) we’ll be fisting around in Argentina next year. We’ll be looking to try and get our hands on a few of them next year so that we can get a good feel for them.
Australia confirmed for next year’s World Men’s Fistball Championships is Argentina… along with 14 other teams!
Well it’s official – the Australian Men’s Fistball Team will be throwing around their fists next year at the Fistball World Championships in Argentina… and based on the countries confirmed for the event, it will be the biggest World Championships in the history of fistball! We’re particularly excited to see that India and Pakistan have […]