Since The Netherlands isn’t in the European Championship, Amsterdam hotspit De School has offered up a consolation prize.

In organising its first annual dodgeball tournament, the NK Dodgeball Cup, featuring 24 teams from the music and creative sectors of the Dutch capital.

“Life without dodgeball is like a club without a DJ, dodgeball is the only sport that really matters”, says Amsterdam Night Mayor Mirik Milan, who is the primary organizer behind the 13 June event.

In alphabetical order, participating organizations include 100% Halal / 22Tracks / BAR / Het Concertgebouw / Cruquiusgilde / De School / Disco Dolly / DJBroadcast / FC Losers / Glamcult / HotMamaHot / ID&T / Melkweg / Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ / Paradiso / Nachtburgemeester / Pip Den Haag / RADION / N8 / Red Light Radio / Rush Hour / Subbacultcha! / Voyage Direct / VICE

Well, I guess our invitation got lost in the mail. Either way, the event goes down for a month until 15 July with matches played on every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at Het Gymlokaal.

Find out more information and the schedule HERE