Tournament History Japanese Kin-Ball Federation

The Kin-Ball® sport World Cup 2017 in Tokyo, Japan is the 8th competition of this kind. It will take place from Tuesday, October 31 to Sunday, November 5, 2017 at the Chuo City Sports and Fitness Center and the athletes will be accommodated in the National Olympics Memorial Youth Center.

Simultaneously the 3rd World Club Championship will be held on November 3, with the finals being held at Sunday, November 5.

The men’s team from Japan is the current World Champion and will be defending their title in their home country. The women’s team of Canada has yet to be defeated in Kin-Ball history.

In Japan, Kin-Ball is played since 1997 and the Japanese Kin-Ball Federation has about 1,500 members.

Men’s World Cup Results

Year Location Gold Medal Silver Medal Bronze Medal
2015 Torrejón de Ardoz, Spain Japan France Czechia
2013 Pepinster, Belgium Canada Japan Belgium
2011 Nantes, France Canada Japan France
2009 Trois-Rivières, Canada Canada Belgium Japan
2007 Bilbao, Spain Canada Japan France
2005 Ans, Belgium Canada Japan France
2002 Québec, Canada Canada Japan France
2001 Québec, Canada Canada Japan Belgium

Women’s World Cup Results

Year Location Gold Medal Silver Medal Bronze Medal
2015 Torrejón de Ardoz, Spain Canada Japan France
2013 Pepinster, Belgium Canada Japan Belgium
2011 Nantes, France Canada Japan Switzerland
2009 Trois-Rivières, Canada Canada France Japan
2007 Bilbao, Spain Canada Japan France
2005 Ans, Belgium Canada Japan France
2002 Québec, Canada Canada Japan France
2001 Québec, Canada Canada Japan Belgium