England Korfball are pleased to announce, following an annual review and nomination process, the International Korfball Federation referees and jury members from England for 2021.
The England Korfball referee sub-committee assessed the candidates for nomination from the pool of National League referees and advised the England Korfball Board of their suggestions for each of the three categories “IKF Referee”, “IKF Beach Referee List” and “IKF Talent Referee”. The England Korfball Board then approved the nominations and submitted them to the IKF for consideration.
The IKF have announced that Adam Dibble, Azzy Sieber, Chris West, Dean Woods and Kathleen Brothwell have all been appointed to the IKF Referee List for 2021. In addition, Jake Cooper and Joe Skeet have been appointed to the IKF Talent Referee List for 2021.
Other England Korfball National League referees appointed to the IKF lists are James Wilcox and Steve Jones who were appointed by Welsh Korfball and John Bagnall who was appointed by the Scottish Korfball Association. Daniel Pratt of the Scottish Korfball Association was also appointed to the IKF Talent List.
The England Korfball Board also made nominations for jury candidates and submitted them to the IKF for consideration.
The IKF have announced that Anna Jeanes, Kim Jones, Steve Kirby and Steve Wright have all been appointed to the IKF Jury List for 2021 on behalf of England. Katie Crompton and Sam Stevenson have been appointed on behalf of Wales and Scotland respectively.
Congratulations to all the referees and jury members on their appointment to the IKF lists for 2021.