K4 is a modified version of Korfball, which is played with two korfs in a single division, so that players must play both offense and defense, as opposed to traditional Korfball. Teams have 4 players on the court at once, 2 males and 2 females, and all other standard Korfball rules apply. Games are played in quarters, and are significantly shorter.

A comparison chart between K4 and traditional Korfball rules can be found here.

On days when the forecast maximum temperature as published in the Sunday Mail that day is 35 degrees or higher, the timing rules for all games will be modified as follows:

  • The period break to be extended

For more information on these guidelines, the official Hot Weather Policy is available for viewing here.