Regional Academies

Regional Academies for under-16s provide another entry point onto the talent pathway (in addition to the Schools competition).

Players are selected or recommended for Regional Academies after showing:

  • Commitment to training with clubs, counties and schools.
  • The desire to progress with handball in a performance environment.
  • The potential to develop technical and tactical skills for handball.

The best players from Regional Academies feed into the National Academies

The Regional Academies are based in:

  • East
  • London/South East
  • North West
  • West Midlands
  • South West