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Practice Locations

Summer Practice

Wat Lao Buddhavath of Iowa

1804 E Park Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50320

Daily outdoor practice starts at 5 PM if weather permits.

Winter Practice

First Assembly of God

2725 Merle Hay Road
Des Moines, IA  50310

Saturdays from Noon to 5 PM starting October 9th.

Pioneer Columbus Community Center

2100 Southeast 5th Street
Des Moines, IA  51315-1552

Wednesdays from 6 PM to 9 PM starting October 6th.

Welcome to Iowa Takraw Foundation!

Help us preserve our ancient, traditional, and cultural sport.  If you like soccer, volleyball, or if you are just a sport enthusiast you will certainly enjoy Takraw.  We invite you to practice with us. 

Lessons are free!

Please visit our Photo Gallery to see all pictures from past events and click here for new pictures from 2013.

Check out more photos & videos on our facebook page. Support us by Liking us to become a fan today!

Mayor Cownie

Thank you Mayor Frank Cownie for supporting ITF and selecting us for the City Spotlight show.

To view the show click on this link  mms://

EAS Group Photo

ITF was pleased to partner up with EAS for a commercial shoot last October.  The commercial was filmed by Greencard Pictures and will be debuting this Spring.

More details to come on the released date!  The video will be available on this site and on our facebook page.

2013 Upcoming Events

2013 CelebrAsian FlyerCelebrAsian: The 11th Annual Asian Heritage Festival

May 11, 2013 10 AM - 8 PM

State Capitol Comples - East Campus

Please register your teams online through Iowa Asian Alliance or ITF


Boun PraVeth Sadone Festival ITF Takraw Tournament

June 28-30, 2013

Wat Lao Buddhavath of Iowa


Tai Village Festival ITF Takraw Tournament

August 30 - September 1, 2013

Tai Village


Boun Thatluang ITF Takraw Tournament

November 2013