News - Europe

Manchester Launches 2014 Season

Feb. 9, 2014 @ 14:05 UTC

Although we've not yet reached the end of 2013, teams across Europe are alread looking forward to the start of the 2014 Touch season with the 5th Annual Manchester Touch Championships, to be held on Saturday, 22nd Frebruary.This tournament has proven to be a great start to the season for the past few years and is a great way for teams to blow off the winter cobwebs and get back on the field. The tournament has previously attracted Scottish, Welsh, Swiss, & Spanish national teams, as well regional sides from England. Ireland have also entered the forthcoming event, and there has been an EOI from an Italian side too.

FIT Playing Rules (Fourth Edition)

Feb. 8, 2014 @ 11:29 UTC

The Federation of International Touch is pleased to release the fourth edition of the FIT Playing Rules, as a direct result of the hard work and dedication of the 2010 and 2012 PlayingRules Sub Committees.

2015 World Cup Lands in Coffs

Dec. 20, 2013 @ 10:43 UTC

Touch Football Australia is pleased to announce that Coffs Harbour, NSW, will host the prestigious 2015 Federation of International Touch (FIT) Touch World Cup.

England Heats up in the Cold!

Dec. 5, 2013 @ 13:42 UTC

Ever wondered what national teams get get up to in camp? Well, last weekend - whilst the southern hemisphere welcomed in the summer months - things were also heating up over in the UK, as England's elite all met in Chester for their first "Team England" training session for the 2013/2014 season ... and it was all about fun and lots of fitness.

A Touch of Hope!

Dec. 4, 2013 @ 13:45 UTC

Luxembourg's fastest growing sport has been making great strides in one of the toughest places in the country thanks to a project launched by a young teacher.