July 24, 2014 Comments Blog Posts

Radball, Anyone?

You need to be agile, quick and rad to play this game.

Fahrrad is German for bicycle.

The first world championship was held in 1929.

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Two players play for one team. There are two seven minute halves. Players must not touch their foot on the ground. They use a fixed gear bicycle with the seats on top of the rear wheel. The match field size is 11m by 14m. The goal is square and 2m x 2m
It was never picked up by the Americans, much like its brother football. But with the Germans drinking from the FIFA World Cup, it’s their time.
RadBall, anyone?

photocredits: http://www.otoupalik-bikes.cz/