Icelandic Basketball Federation

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Körfuknattleikssamband Íslands
Icelandic Basketball Federation logo.gif
Sport Basketball
Jurisdiction Iceland
Abbreviation KKÍ
Founded January 29, 1961 (1961-01-29)
Affiliation FIBA
Regional affiliation FIBA Europe
Chairman Hannes S. Jónsson
Men's coach Craig Pedersen
Women's coach Ívar Ásgrímsson
Official website
www.kki.is
Iceland

The Icelandic Basketball Federation (Icelandic:Körfuknattleikssamband Íslands - KKÍ) is the national governing body of basketball in Iceland and is a member of the continental association FIBA Europe and the global International Basketball Federation (FIBA).[1] It directs and oversees all of the national basketball teams of Iceland, including both the junior and senior national teams of both men and women.

It was founded on January 29, 1961[2] and its first president was Bogi Þorsteinsson,[3] but current president is Hannes S. Jónsson.[4]

Competitions[edit]

National teams[edit]

Iceland men[edit]

Iceland Women[edit]

Awards[edit]

Chairmen[edit]

  • Bogi Þorsteinsson 1961-1969
  • Hólmsteinn Sigurðsson 1969-1973
  • Einar Bollason 1973-1976
  • Páll Júlíusson 1976-1977
  • Sigurður Ingólfsson 1978-1979
  • Stefán Ingólfsson 1979-1981
  • Kristbjörn Albertsson 1981-1982
  • Helgi Ágústsson 1982-1983
  • Þórdís Anna Kristjánsdóttir 1983-1984
  • Eiríkur Ingólfsson 1984-1985
  • Björn Björgvinsson 1985-1988
  • Kolbeinn Pálsson 1988-1996
  • Ólafur Rafnsson 1996-2006
  • Hannes S. Jónsson 2006-

References[edit]