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22Jun

Jobs, IHF, EHF, British Handball

Job Advert: Full Time Performance Coach

England Handball are seeking a full-time performance coach to support their national team progression and elite youth player development program, please see the attached document for full details. 

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12Jun

England Handball Association

England Handball Issue 'Phase 1' Return-to-Play Guidance

England Handball has issued 'first phase' guidance on a return to play, based on the latest government advice.

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3Jun

Coaching

Online Coach CPD Sessions a Success

The England Handball online Coach CPD sessions have been an unqualified success.

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26May

Referees

England Handball Announce New Referee Level-1 Course

England Handball has announced a new Referee Level-1 course, which will include online learning.

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13May

England Handball Association

Statement from todays webinar

During this afternoons England Handball Webinar the streaming feed was unfortunately hacked during the presentation despite appropriate measures in place to secure the call.

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4May

England Handball Association

England Handball Announce Season Cancelled Because of Covid-19

England Handball has confirmed, following consultation with clubs, that the 2019-20 season has been voided due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

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16Apr

England Handball Association

England Handball Thanks Key Workers

England Handball would like to express its thanks to key workers across the country, and the crucial roles they are playing in these unprecedented times.

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15Apr

England Handball Association

Big Names Lined up for England Handball Online Coach CPD Sessions

Portugal National Team Head Coach Paulo Pereira, and Mattias Andersson - Germany and THW Kiel Goalkeeper Coach - are just two of the names lined up as speakers for online coach CPD sessions organised by England Handball.

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2Apr

England Handball Association

England Handball Unveils Full Club Package

England Handball has put together a comprehensive package for clubs, members and officials during the postponement of handball activity because of COVID-19.

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2Apr

England Handball Association

England Handball Competitions Update

England Handball has sent a letter to clubs detailing a revised plan to try and complete the 2019-20 season competition programme.

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1Apr

England Handball Association, Referees

England Handball to run referee webinars

England Handball is running two webinar sessions in April, free of charge, to allow referees to access learning whilst competitions have been postponed. 

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26Mar

England Handball Association

England Handball seeks online session topic views

England Handball would like to facilitate a series of online sessions to bring coaches and teachers together to discuss a wide variety of topics, while handball activity is on hold because of coronavirus.

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17Mar

England Handball Association

England Handball Head Office Announcement

Following on from Government advice, please note that the England Handball office will be closed until further notice.

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12Mar

North West

Trafford Handball Club's Veszprem Learning Trip

Trafford Handball Club Head Coach Stan Belinski received an invitation to visit Hungarian giants Veszprem Handball Club after reaching out to them.  

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10Mar

Clubs, England Handball Association, Participation

League Structure Proposal Changes: Club Vote Deadline 12 March

After multiple reviews, the league changes for the 2020.21 season have been confirmed and clubs are invited to vote on the proposals to detemrine the final structure. 

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5Mar

Coaching

England Handball takes course to Netherlands

England Handball tutor Adam Colley recently delivered the Introduction to Teaching Handball course at the British School in the Netherlands.

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2Mar

Premier Handball League, London

Women's Premier Handball League: Leaders Olympia beat Eagles

Women’s Premier Handball League leaders Olympia won against West London Eagles, while London GD beat London Angels.

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27Feb

Premier Handball League, London

Women's Premier Handball League: Eagles take on leaders Olympia

Women’s Premier Handball leaders Olympia play West London Eagles, while London GD face London Angels.

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20Feb

England Handball Association

Spond Webinar for Clubs

Spond COO Trine Fjellberg Falnes will be delivering a webinar for clubs in March showing how the system can reduce admin pain points for clubs. 

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15Feb

Nathan and Aston Grant-Williams: Our Handball Journey

Nathan and Aston-Grant Williams talk about their handball journey, from taking up handball during their GCSEs to playing and studying in Denmark. 

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6Feb

Referees

Referee Development Survey

England Handball has put together a short survey to get referee's opinions on how they would like WebEx CPD with referee developers to look.

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5Feb

International

Josh Da Silva: My Handball Journey So Far

GB Handball international blogs about his journey so far in the sport.

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30Jan

England Handball National Cup

Men's National Cup: Hawks face Manchester. Olympia host Phoenix

NEM Hawks take on Manchester in the second round of the Men’s National cup this weekend, while Olympia host Poole Phoenix.

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27Jan

Premier Handball League, North West, East of England, London

Women's Premier Handball League: Olympia stay top with Angels win

Olympia beat London Angels to stay top of the Women’s Premier Handball League. London GD won against West London Eagles to stay second, while NEM Hawks were victorious against Cambridge.

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24Jan

Premier Handball League, North West, East of England, London

Women's Premier Handball League: Leaders Olympia face Angels in London derby

Women’s Premier Handball League leaders Olympia host London Angels this weekend. Second-place London GD take on West London Eagles in fourth, while NEM Hawks in fifth travel to third-place Cambridge.

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22Jan

Under-19 Competition, National Cup Finals

Cup Semi Finals and u19 Play off date change

The National Cup Semi-Finals and u19 youth playoffs will be moving to the 9th and 10th of May 2020 hosted at Derby Arena. This move is to make way for the British Finals which will be taking place on the 16th and 17th of May 2020 hosted by the Scottish...

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20Jan

England Handball National Cup, South West, North West

Women's National Cup: Hawks and Liverpool into Quarter-final draw

NEM Hawks and Liverpool will go into the hat for the Women’s National Cup quarter-final draw after second-round wins against Stroud and Newcastle Vikings respectively.

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14Jan

(Un)Informed Handball Hour Euro 2020 Podcasts

Listen to the Euro 2020 (Un)Informed Handball Hour.

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13Jan

Premier Handball League, North West, East of England, London, South East

Women's Premier Handball League: Olympia beat Lionesses to stay top

Olympia stayed top of the Women’s Premier Handball League with a comfortable win over bottom side Reading Lionesses. London GD edged past NEM Hawks, while Cambridge returned to winning way with victory over West London Eagles.

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17Dec

England Handball Association

England Handball announces Spond Partnership

England Handball has announced it has partnered with sports platform, Spond, to help and support the growing army of volunteers and coaches manage their handball teams.

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16Dec

Premier Handball League, North West, London, South East

Women's Premier Handball League: GD beat Olympia to top standings

Olympia beat London GD to top of the Women’s Premier Handball League. West London Eagles won against London Angels, while Reading Lionesses forfeited their match against NEM Hawks.

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12Dec

Premier Handball League, North West, London, South East

Women's Premier Handball League: GD and Olympia Eye Top Spot

Olympia and London GD meet in the Women’s Premier Handball League this weekend, both with an eye on the top-of-the table. Reading Lionesses play NEM Hawks and London Angels face West London Eagles.

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10Dec

North West

Liverpool International Handball Tournament Registration Open

Registration is open for the 2020 Liverpool International Handball Tournament.

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26Nov

England Handball National Cup, North West, London, West Midlands

Women's National Cup: GDII face holders Eagles in second round

London GD II will face current cup holders West London Eagles in the England Handball Women’s National Cup after beating Islington. Trafford will play 2017 winners Coventry Sharks following victory over Peninsula.

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12Nov

England Handball Association, South East

England Handball seeking Regional Academy Manager - South East - Deadline Extension

  England Handball are recruiting a Regional Manager for the U16 South East Academy.    For more information, please see the job description attached.   To apply, please send a cover letter outlining your suitability for the role...

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29Oct

England Handball Association, Premier Handball League, National Handball League North, National Handball League South, South West, North West, East Midlands, East of England, London, North East, South East, West Midlands, Yorkshire and Humber

2020.21 League Updates

The league proposals for the 2020.21 season have entered their 2nd stage of development with feedback being received by a number of clubs across the country. After a consultation, a full written review has been created outlining the decision-making process...

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21Oct

Premier Handball League

Women's Premier Handball League: Hawks beat defending champions Olympia

NEM Hawks beat Women’s Premier Handball League defending champions Olympia in a thriller. Cambridge moved top with victory over London Angels, while London GD won against Reading Lionesses.

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19Oct

England Handball Association

Big Handball Survey

England Handball is asking handball players, coaches, referees and volunteers to complete its Big Handball Survey so the organisation has a full picture of the handball family profile.

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7Oct

Premier Handball League, North West, East of England, London

Women's Premier Handball League: Promoted Cambridge beat Hawks in thriller

Olympia beat London Angels, who were playing their first match of the campaign, and Cambridge edged past NEM Hawks in a thriller. The weekend’s other match saw Eagles win against London GD in another close clash.

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2Oct

Premier Handball League, North West, East of England, London

Women's Premier Handball League: Eagles face GD in London derby

NEM Hawks host Cambridge in the Women’s Premier Handball League this weekend. London Angels begin their campaign with a match against Olympia, while another Capital City derby sees West London Eagles take on London GD.

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25Sep

North East

Vikings cricket link-up

Close to 100 youngsters were introduced to handball thanks to a link-up between Newcastle Vikings and All-Star cricket participants.

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24Sep

Clubs, Referees

England Handball moves to new Referee Nomination Platform

England Handball is moving across to the referee nomination platform Assign R - https://www.assignr.com/   Teams in the Premier Handball League and National League will be notified of their nominations through the platform. This will simplify the...

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18Sep

Clubs

Are you ready for the season!

Check out some season reminders to make sure your club is ready to hit the ground running! 
 
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10Sep

Clubs

Mandatory Fit for Purpose Criteria

  Since the introduction of mandatory Fit for Purpose criteria (FFP), the England Handball Partnerships team have been supporting clubs to reach higher...

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28Aug

Olympia flies the flag at Annliz Cup

London club off to Sweden for pre-season international tournament.

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13Aug

Clubs

Advice on Sponsorship

Advice on gaining new investment into your club.

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30Jul

Clubs

Sport England 'Clubmark' comes to an end

Sport England announces the end of Clubmark, an accreditation for clubs. Pro Active clubs will continue.

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30Jul

Clubs

MJM Sports deal benefitting clubs

Carshalton Titans one of the first clubs to use the MJM Sports deal for their kit.

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26Jul

Coaching

Showcasing great children's coaching event

UK Coaching hosting a special event to showcase coaching of children.

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23Jul

British Handball

Women's Senior Team Trials Dates

GB senior women’s handball team will be holding the first open trials and training sessions on 10 and 11 August at Greenbank and IM Marsh in Liverpool.

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22Jul

Education, Coaching, Clubs, Women and Girls, EHF

Peninsula Coach Travels to EHF Workshop for Young Coaches

Networking and learning were the outcomes for Peninsula Handball Club’s Amy Hardwick after her trip to Hungary for a European Handball Federation (EHF) young coaches workshop. Hardwick, England Handball Young Coach of the Year in 2018, was the English...

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22Jul

Try Handball

Try Handball: A great workplace activity

Try Handball is the perfect activity for a workplace. It is fun, sociable, and will help boost team spirit and improve employees' fitness.

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16Jul

IHF, EHF

International Transfers Update

The IHF has approved modifications to the IHF Player Eligibility Code and IHF Regulations for Transfer Between Federations

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15Jul

Essex Hurricanes looking for two new coaches

Essex Hurricans seeking new faces for coaching team.

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8Jul

I Am Team GB returns

I Am Team GB returns in August, with the support of Toyota and several leading British Olympic athletes, including Laura Kenny, providing opportunities for thousands of people to get active.

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8Jul

England Handball Association

England Handball confirms MJM Sports clothing and balls deal

England Handball is delighted to announce it has signed a deal with MJM Sports to be its recommended supplier of Kappa clothing, and Kempa handballs.

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28Jun

England Handball Association

2019-20 leagues and competitions registration dates and fees announced

The opening and closing dates for registration for England Handball leagues for the 2019-20 season have been announced.  

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25Jun

England Handball Association, Jobs

England Handball seeks new Chief Executive

England Handball is currently looking for an inspiring Chief Executive Officer to lead them through the next phase of development and growth. 

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24Jun

Schools, East Midlands

Handball a hit at Nottingham School

Head of PE at Ashfield School, Nottingham - Kris Lockhart - has spoken about how handball has been a fantastic addition to the sport on offer at Ashfield.

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11Jun

England Handball Association

AGM agenda and proxy voting form

The AGM agenda, proxy voting form, and the England Handball Association accounts can be accessed on the England Handball website.

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10Jun

Two English graduates of the European Handball Manager course

Diaraye Diallo and Stan Belinski gain the qualification.

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5Jun

Liza Ware of CPSU to lead Handball Conference Workshop

England Handball is delighted that Liza Ware from CPSU will lead a workshop on Child Protection and Club Welfare at the Handball Conference on 22 June.

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3Jun

Magic Academy founder John Fletcher joins us at the Handball Conference

Information about speakers at the Club Conference.

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3Jun

Coaching

UK Coaching launch second Coaching Week

UK Coaching marked the start of the second ever Coaching Week by making a #GreatCoachingPledge to help coaches across the nation benefit their communities.

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28May

Olympia and Astra crowned Liverpool International Tournament Champions

Olympia were crowned women’s champions at the Liverpool International Tournament, while Irish side Astra took the men’s crown.

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21May

Under-14 competition

Trafford and Essex take under-14 titles

Trafford Handball club won the boy’s under-14s National Open competition, while Essex Hurricanes were crowned girl’s champions.

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8May

National Cup Finals

Cup Final Tickets, Programme and Live Streaming

Information on Cup Finals Tickets, the match-day programme and live stream.

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2May

England Handball National Shield

Hurricanes not daunted by underdogs tag

Essex Hurricanes Handball Club is riding a wave of success that has taken them all the way to the National Shield final as well as the brink of league promotion.

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2May

Under-19 Competition

Nottingham eyeing Boy's Under-19 title

Nottingham Handball Club will play defending champions Warrington Wolves in the Under-19 boy's final at Derby Arena on 11 May.

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1May

England Handball National Shield

Sabres bidding for Shield glory

Guildford Sabres play Essex Hurricanes in the England Handball Mens’ National Shield, looking to go all the way after falling at the final hurdle last year.

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29Apr

Premier Handball League

Women's Premier Handball League: unbeaten Olympia take league title

Olympia's win over University of Loughborough means they finish the season unbeaten in the league.

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26Apr

Premier Handball League

Men's Premier Handball League: GD will claim back-to-back league titles

London GD will win the title if they don't forfeit this weekend's game.

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26Apr

Premier Handball League

Women's Premier Handball League: Olympia on verge of victory

Mathematically they can still be caught, but just one point from this weekend's match will deliver them the title.

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1Apr

Premier Handball League

Women's Premier Handball League: Lionesses and Loughborough draw

Wins for Olympia and Eagles, a draw between Loughborough and Lionesses as Peninsula forfeit.

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30Mar

National Cup Finals

National Cup Finals Schedule Confirmed

The schedule for the England Handball National Cup finals at Derby Arena has been confirmed.

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13Mar

England Handball Association

England Handball expresses BUCS news delight

England Handball has expressed its delight after receiving good news in its bid to become a BUCS recognised sport.

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26Feb

Coaching, England Handball Association

England Handball announce Andersson goalkeeping masterclass

England Handball is hosting a Goalkeeping Masterclass with handball legend Mattias Andersson on 24 March 2019 at Stoke Mandeville Stadium.

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22Feb

Regional League Focus: First versus second in both women's South East leagues

Top of the table clashes in the South East Regional Leagues.

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18Feb

Premier Handball League

Men's Premier Handball League: Hawks inflict defeat on GD to move to second

Hawks defeat London GD in the league with a strong second-half performance.

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16Feb

North East

Newcastle Vikings: juniors and mini Vikings enjoy handball fun

Afternoon of junior handball on Tyneside.

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16Feb

London, South East

Inclusivity the key for Chelsea Handball Club

Chelsea Handball club, guided by an ethos of inclusivity, is making waves in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.

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15Feb

Premier Handball League

Men's Premier Handball League: Hawks could go second with victory

One match in the men's Premier Handball League between London GD and NEM Hawks.

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13Feb

Vacancy: Coaching and Workforce Development Support Officer

England Handball has a vacancy for a Coaching and Workforce Development Support Officer.

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6Feb

East Midlands, East of England

Mens' Premier Handball League: Cambridge edge past Nottingham

Cambridge edged past Nottingham 32-30 in the one Mens’ Premier Handball League match at the weekend.

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28Jan

Shield Competition

National Shield: Semi-final line-up revealed

The draw for the semi final of the Mens' and Womens' National Shield has been made.

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25Jan

Premier Handball League

women's Premier Handball League: chance for PEninsula to fight back

Round eight of fixtures sees a re-run of the National Cup quarter-final between Reading Lionesses and Peninsula.

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18Jan

England Handball National Shield

Men's National Shield: quarter-finals

The men’s National Shield quarter-finals will see the best regional league teams fight it out for a place in the next round. 2018 runners-up Guildford Sabres will be in action, but defending champions Coventry Sharks were knocked out in the last 16 of...

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16Jan

England Handball National Cup

Giantkillers Titans face Wolves in Mens' National Cup

National League South side Carshalton Titans face a huge Mens' National Cup match against Premier Handball League Warrington Wolves.

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13Jan
13Jan

England Handball Association

MJM Sports appointed as England Handball clubs' kit contact

Kappa has announced that MJM Sports will act as the contact and distributor for clubs looking to take advantage of the discount.

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9Jan

London

Olympia and GD look ahead to top-of-the table clashes

Olympia and London GD have given their thoughts on their Capital City derby double header as the mens’ and womens’ teams of the top two in the Premier Handball League go head-to-head.

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17Dec

Regional League Focus: women's Regional League Midlands

Northampton edge closer to top spot.

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17Dec

Boys' Under-19 competition: Wolves, Bullets and Eagles keep perfect record

Bucks Bullets, West London Eagles and Warrington Wolves all have 100% records after the latest round of boys' under-19 matches.

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16Dec

Watkinson drives collaboration between board and membership

15 months after her election, England Handball chair Tracy Watkinson reflects on what has been achieved so far and what lie ahead.

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15Dec

England Handball National Cup

National Cup logo: We want your views

England Handball is asking the handball family to choose the logo that will be used for the England Handball National Cup.

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6Dec

England Handball National Shield

Bristol and GDII meet in Shield double-header

Bristol and London GD II meet in the mens’ and womens’ National Shield this weekend in a great double-header on Saturday at Leyton Score Centre.

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6Dec

Under-19 Girl's North, Under-19 Girl's South League

Girls' under-19 League: Cambridge, Stroud, Eagles & Hawks looking to stay 100%

Last seasons’ Girls’ under-19 finalists Stroud take on Cambridge in South League 1 on Sunday, while reigning champions Cannock face Shropshire in the North League.

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6Dec

England Handball National Cup

Mens' National Cup: Holders GD face Phoenix trip

The Mens’ National Cup returns this weekend with the teams battling to book their place in the quarter finals.

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3Dec

Regional League Focus: men's Regional League South East 1

First defeat of the season for Islington.

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3Dec

European Challenge Cup: GD fight to the end

London GD are out of the European competitionn after defeat against Donbass HC.

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30Nov

Women and Girls, Premier Handball League

Women's Premier Handball League: London derby in round seven

Angels versus Eagles in a battle of the Londoners. Both Olympia and GD look to maintain unbeaten record against Loughborough and Peninsula respectively; Reading Lionesses play NEM Hawks.

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30Nov

Premier Handball League

Men's Premier Handball League: mid-table duel

Round Seven has more enticing line-ups as Nottingham and Olympia go head to head, Brighton Seahawks play NEM Hawks, Warrington Wolves face West London Eagles, and London GD will go up against Cambridge.

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29Nov

Coaching

YST TOP Coach Training Introductory Offer

The Youth Sport Trust, supported by UK Coaching, has developed the TOP Coach training package, for coaches working with children and young people in a school setting.

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28Nov

North West

Liverpool International Handball Festival Registration Open

Liverpool Handball Club has announced that registration is open for the 20th Liverpool International Handball Festival.

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24Nov

Schools

Handball star visits London school

Olympic silver medallist Christian Schwarzer visits London school.

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21Nov

Clubs, England Handball Association

More Than A Handball Club Support Programme

England Handball and The Sports Marketing Network are inviting clubs to apply for a bespoke enterprise mentoring and support programme.  

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20Nov

Coaching, Women and Girls

This Coach Can: Hardwick focussed on coaching success

England Handball Young Female Coach of the Year tells us about her coaching philosophy.

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19Nov

Premier Handball League

Men's Premier Handball League: Wolves defeated by GD

After a flawless start to the season, Warrington Wolves went down to last year’s champions London GD.

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14Nov

‘Handball Mammas’ hitting the court together

Poole Phoenix Handball club is helping mothers to tackle mental and physical well-being through handball with its Handball Mammas project.

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14Nov

England Handball National Cup

Womens' National Cup quarter-final draw to be streamed

The quarter-final draw for the England Handball Womens' National Cup will be streamed on Facebook and Instagram at 20.30 on 15 November 2018.

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12Nov

Education, Coaching

Course Delivery Workforce Member Expression of Interest

Are you interested in becoming a Course Delivery Workforce Member, delivering England Handball teacher and school-based courses?

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5Nov

Women and Girls

Regional League Focus: Newcastle Vikings and Liverpool battle to a one-goal verdict

Vikings defeat Liverpool in thriller.

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2Nov

South West

Regional League South West: Bath derby fixture

University of Bath opens its account for the new season.

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22Oct

National Handball League North

Men's National League North: Liverpool and Sharks remain unbeaten

In the men’s National League North, Liverpool continued their unbeaten start to season with a 30-21 win against a young University of Loughborough side. Liverpool started quickly with Nuno Carvalho scoring the first four goals of the match to see the...

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22Oct

North West, Yorkshire and Humber

Womens' Regional League North: Liverpool beat Leeds University in thriller

Liverpool and Leeds University fought out a thriller in the Womens’ Regional League North, Liverpool winning 23-22.

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17Oct

England Handball National Cup

Womens' and Mens' National Cup last-16 draw

The last-16 rounds of the England Handball Womens' National Cup and England Handball Mens' National Cup have been confirmed.

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17Oct

England Handball National Shield

National Shield Draw Information

The Last-8 draw for the Mens' National Shield has been confirmed. The Womens' last-8 draw will be confirmed once the last-16 matches in the National Cup have been played. Mens' National Shield: Preliminary Round - Match to be played on the weekend of 10/11...

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9Oct

European Club Competition

Handball festival in Medway as London GD meet Livingston in European clash

Excitement is building ahead of the ‘Battle of Britain’ when London GD and Livingston meet in the second round of the EHF Men’s Challenge Cup. 

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8Oct

Premier Handball League

Men's Premier Handball League: Wolves top table after derby win

Wolves take the honours in North-West derby after second-half fightback.

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5Oct

Clubs, International, London

London GD show there’s more to handball than just sport

London GD play in Italian tournament in memory of club player who passed away in the summer.

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5Oct

Premier Handball League

Women's Premier Handball League: unbeaten London Angels face NEM Hawks

Angels take on Hawks, London GD play Loughborough, and West London Eagles play Reading Lionesses.

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5Oct

Premier Handball League

Men's Premier Handball League: North-West derby in round three

The men’s Premier Handball League returns after a two week break, with three matches.

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25Sep

North East

England Handball announce Tyne Metropolitan College partnership

England Handball has announced that Tyne Metropolitan College is to become a delivery partner.

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24Sep

Premier Handball League

Womens' Premier Handball League: Angels top table after Loughborough win

London Angels head the Womens’ Premier Handball League after beating new faces Loughborough University.

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24Sep

Premier Handball League

Mens' Premier Handball League: Wolves beat Nottingham to stay top

Warrington Wolves remain top of the Men’s Premier Handball League after narrowly beating Nottingham in a top-of-the-table clash.

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21Sep

Premier Handball League

Women's Premier Handball League: Hawks welcome London GD

League leaders after the first round of fixtures, NEM Hawks face last year's champions London GD.

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21Sep

Premier Handball League

Men's Premier Handball League: Nottingham and Wolves meet in top-of-table-clash

Nottingham face table-toppers Warrington Wolves, Olympia play Eagles, Brighton face Cambridge and NEM Hawks take on London GD.

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17Sep

Coaching, England Handball Association

England Handball launches Activator course

England Handball has launched its new Handball Activator course for people who want to take handball into schools, colleges or the wider community.

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11Sep

England Handball National Cup

Mens' and Womens' first-round National Cup Draw

The first round draw for the 2018-19 Mens' and Womens' National Cup has been made and was streamed on Facebook Live.

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10Sep

Premier Handball League

Women's Premier Handball League: Olympia and London GD battle to a draw

Strong starts for Hawks and London Angels in a competitive opening weekend of fixtures.

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7Sep

Premier Handball League

Men's Premier Handball League: first versus second from last year

The new Premier Handball League season opens with a London double-header.

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3Sep

Joining Instructions for Coach Finder

Instructions for coaches wishing to be included on England Handball's Coach Finder

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31Aug

A 'Week-in-the-Life-of': Andy Clark

A week in the life of one of our Regional Partnership Managers.

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23Aug

England Handball Association, South West

A 'Week-in-the-Life-of': Luke Hornsley

In the first of a series of a 'week-in-the-life' of an England Handball Regional Partners Manager we hear about a packed week for Luke Hornsley in the South East.

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1Aug

England Handball Association

Satisfaction Survey and Club Conference Feedback

England Handball would like to thank everyone who completed the recent Club-satisfaction Survey and attended the Club Conference in June. 

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30Jul

England Handball Association

England Handball announce Teamer partnership

England Handball has announced a new grassroots partnership with the award-winning sports technology platform, Teamer.

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26Jul

England Handball Association

Handball in Britain hits 50 - The birth of British handball on the Mersey

How the trainee teacher, Wolf Schneggenburger, contributed to the foundation of the British Handball Association in 1968.

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26Jul

Clubs, London, South East

Teams from across globe set for Copper Box International Handball Cup

Teams from all over the world will be heading to the Olympic Park to battle it out on 27-29 July at the Copper Box International Handball Cup 2018.

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19Jul

England Handball Association

Competitions Advisory Group recruitment process re-opened

Following discussions at the Club Conference, the England Handball Board has reopened the recruitment process to seek applications from individuals who would like to be considered for a role on the Competitions Advisory Group. 

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17Jul

Premier Handball League

Womens' and Mens' Premier Handball League Fixtures Announced

Fixtures have been released for the 2018/19 Premier Handball League, with a number of eye-catching games in the opening weekends of the 14-match season.

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6Jul

Clubs

2018-19 Season Guidance and Information documents

2018-19 season team registraion is now open and guidance and information documents for clubs for the 2018-19 season are now available.

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3Jul

Beach Handball

British Beach Handball Championships - Be part of the action

Teams from all over Europe will descend on Canford Cliffs in Poole, Dorset from 3-5 August for the British Beach Handball Championships.

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28Jun

London, South East

Ealing win London Youth Games Gold double

Ealing recently became the first borough to ever to win double gold at the London Youth Games, with both their girl’s and boy’s teams winning the competition.

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20Jun

Schools, England Handball Association

Schools competition shows continued growth

The England Handball National Schools competition continues to grow with figures for the 2017-18 season showing more teams than ever entering the tournament.

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18Jun

2018 England Handball Awards

England Handball annual awards will be held this weekend.

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13Jun

Clubs, England Handball Association

England Handball Club Conference Programme

The programme for the England Handball Club Conference, which takes place on Sunday 24 June at Nottingham Trent University, has been released.

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11Jun

Coaching, London

Eagles fly to Denmark

West London Eagles continued to strengthen their growing relationship with Danish club Vidar-Ulkebøl Håndbold from Sønderborg.

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11Jun

Clubs, England Handball Association

England Handball AGM Documents

The relevant papers for the England Handball AGM that takes place at Nottingham Trent University on Sunday 24 June are available to be downloaded.

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10Jun

Schools

Farlingaye High School lift girls' under-13 schools title

Farlingaye High School beat Bower Park Academy in a dramatic final to be crowned girls’ under-13 National Schools Champions.

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10Jun

Schools

St Bonaventures crowned boys' under-13 schools champions

St Bonaventures were crowned boys’ under-13 National Schools champions after beating Pate’s Grammar School in the finals.

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9Jun

Schools

Parrs Wood High School wins boys' under-15 schools title

Parrs Wood High School lifted the Boys under-15 National Schools crown after beating Marling School 4-0 in the final.

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9Jun

Schools

Sale Grammar School crowned girls under-15 Champions

Sale Grammar School were crowned Girls’ under-15 National Schools Champions after beating Stroud High 5-2 in the final at Worcester Arena.

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8Jun

North West

Wolves reflect on success

Warrington Wolves recently took part in the inaugural BIHL at the Soccerdome Trafford.  

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31May

Coaching, South East

Guildford Sabres hosting a Level 1 refereeing course

Guildford Sabres is hosting a Level-1 refereeing course on Sunday 24 June at The Edge Leisure Centre, Haslemere, GU27 1QG, from. 10.00 – 16.00.

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21May

London

Glasgow win 2018 British Championship play-off

All-Scottish final sees Glasgow overcome Livingston, whilst London GD defeat Olympia for bronze medal in a nail-biter.

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17May

London

London GD and Olympia set for British Handball Championships

London GD and Olympia are in action this weekend in the Mens’ British Handball Championships this weekend at Oriam, Herriot Watt University.

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17May

England Handball Association

England Handball seeking Non-Exec Director and Competitions Advisory Group member applications

The Board of England Handball is seeking applications for a role as a Non-Exec Director and also for members of the newly formed Competitions Advisory Group.

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17May

Clubs, England Handball Association

England Handball supporting Clean Sport Week

England Handball is throwing its full support behind UK Anti-Doping’s second Clean Sport Week, which launches on Monday 21 May.

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16May

England Handball Association

England Handball delighted with Pulseroll partnership

England Handball CEO David Meli has expressed his delight at the recently announced partnership with Pulseroll.

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14May

North West, East Midlands

Mens Premier Handball League: Nottingham beat Liverpool

Nottingham beat Liverpool 26-22 in the final Mens’ Premier Handball League match of the season at Greenbank.

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12May

East Midlands, South East

Brighton book Mens' Premier Handball League place

Brighton Seahawks booked their place in the Mens’ Premier Handball League after beating Loughborough University 25-20 in the National League play-offs.

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12May

South West, London

Bristol win play-off to secure National League South promotion

Bristol staged a second-half comeback to beat Chelsea 36-32 in the South League play-offs, and gain promotion to the National League South.

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12May

South West, East Midlands, South East

Lionesses secure Womens' Premier Handball League place

Reading Lionesses beat Loughborough University 20-13 at Derby Arena to secure their place in the Womens’ Premier Handball League.

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6May

London, West Midlands

GD win Womens' National Cup to complete double

London GD completed the double after beating Coventry Sharks 23-17 in the Womens’ National Cup.

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6May

North West, London

GD Men add cup to League title.

London GD beat NEM Hawks 31-24 in the Mens’ National Cup final to seal the league and cup double.

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6May

South West, London, South East

Stroud beat Ealing to be crowned Girls' Under-16 Champions.

Stroud beat Ealing 13-10 in a close-fought match to be crowned girls’ under-16 Champions.

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6May

South West, West Midlands

Shropshire win boys’ Under-16 title in thriller

Shropshire were crowned boys’ Under-16 champions, beating Poole Phoenix 24-23 in a thriller.

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5May

South West, West Midlands

Olympia Cannock win dramatic girls' under-19 final

Olympia Cannock scored in the last 30 seconds to beat Stroud 24-23 in a dramatic girls’ under-19 final.

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5May

North West

Wolves crowned Boys' Under-19 champions

Warrington Wolves beat NEM Hawks 37-23 to be crowned Boys’ Under-19 champions.

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5May

South West, East Midlands, South East

Lionesses add National Shield to trophy cabinet

Reading Lionesses added more silverware to their trophy cabinet with a 24-10 win against Loughborough in the National Womens’ Shield.

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29Apr

England Handball Association

England Handball Club Conference and AGM date announced

England Handball is pleased to announce that this year’s Club Conference and AGM will take place on Sunday 24 June, at a central location to be confirmed shortly.

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20Apr

Under-19 play-offs: Teams battle for place in finals

The under-19 play-offs take place on 22 April, as the teams battle for a place in the final at Derby Arena at 5 May.

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4Apr

Premier Handball League, London

Women's Premier Handball League: GD and Eagles meet in crucial title clash

London GD host West London Eagles on Thursday knowing they could secure the Women’s Premier Handball League table.

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28Mar

North East

Entries open for Newcastle Vikings’ Tyneside Handball Tournament

Entries are open for the annual Newcastle Vikings’ Tyneside Handball Tournament 2018.

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27Mar

North West

Liverpool women return to top of table

Liverpool women returned to action, and the top of the table, with a hard fought 15-11 win against Manchester.

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22Mar

Coaching

EHF Young Coaches Workshop

The EHF Young Coaches Workshop takes place in Szczyrk in Poland from 3-18 June.

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6Mar

South East

#IWD Feature: Reading Lionesses - The Journey

Reading Lionesses have come a long way in just three seasons.

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6Mar

South East

Reading supporting junior handball

Reading Handball men’s team helped out with the running of the Surrey County under-15 Boy's Regional Finals Day.

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1Mar
27Feb

Clubs, South East

Reading win Community Club of the Year Award

Reading Handball Club were named the Get Berkshire Active Awards Community Club of the Year 2017. 

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26Feb

Premier Handball League, North West, London

GD survive test by Liverpool

London GD strengthened their grip on the top of the table this weekend when they beat bottom of the table Liverpool, but they had to survive a first half scare to do so.

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21Feb

South West

Crispin School make mark at Caban Cup

Crispin School boys’ Year 11 handball team made their mark at the prestigious Caban Cup in Poland.

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16Feb

Premier Handball League, London

Premier Handball League: London double-header

Olympia take on West London Eagles in a men's and women's Premier Handball League showdown on Saturday afternoon.

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14Feb

Clubs, London

Eagles and Ealing players enjoy Denmark coaches sessions

Coaches from Danish club Vidar Ulkebol took sessions with under-16 and under-19 players at Ealing and West London Eagles.

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8Feb

North West

Wolves delighted by competition win

Warrington Wolves won 12 VELUX Champions League SELECT handballs in a competition.

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5Feb

North West, Yorkshire and Humber

Regional League focus: Liverpool and University of Leeds fight out thriller in Womens' North League

University of Leeds and Liverpool fought out a thriller in the Womens’ North Regional League in a match that finished 27-27.

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25Jan

North East

England Handball seeking Tyne and Wear Delivery Partner

England Handball is seeking to appoint a delivery partner to continue the development of handball activity within the wider Tyne & Wear area. 

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17Jan

England Handball Association

England Handball re-affirms safeguarding commitment

England Handball has once more underlined its commitment to the protection of young and vulnerable people.

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15Jan

London

Womens' Premier Handball League: GD stay 100%

London GD made it eight-wins-from-eight as they beat Olympia in the Womens’ Premier Handball League.

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15Jan

Premier Handball League

Mens' Premier Handball League: Olympia end GD's winning run

London GD saw their 100% record this season come to an end as they lost to Olympia in a thriller in the Mens’ Premier Handball League.

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8Jan

Premier Handball League, North West, London

Womens' Premier Handball League: GD make is seven-from-seven

London GD beat NEM Hawks in the Womens’ Premier Handball League, while Peninsula won against London Angels, West London Eagles vercame Cambridge, and Coventry Sharks won against Olympia.

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18Dec

England Handball Mens' Shield: South Wales beat Stroud

South Wales beat Stroud in the England Handball Mens’ Shield. University of Loughborough won against Poole Phoenix and Guildford Sabres beat University of Loughborough II.

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12Dec

North West

Regional Leagues feature: Liverpool women take maximum points at Vikings

Liverpool Handball Club women’s team started their Regional League North season with a win at Newcastle.

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7Dec

Referees

Spanish referees to take charge of English matches in exchange scheme

The referee exchange initiative between England Handball referees and the La Rioja Federation continues this weekend.  

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7Dec

Regional Academy, South West

Regional Academies: A view from the South West

The Regional Academies are the first step on the talent pathway for under-16 players who have been recommended by their clubs, counties and schools.

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1Dec

University Championships

Womens' University Championships preview

Round three of the Women’s University Championships take place this weekend with matches in the north, south and midlands.

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1Dec

University Championships

Men's University Championships preview

The Men’s University Championships returns this weekend for round three with matches in the South, midlands and north.

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20Nov

Premier Handball League, London

Women's Premier Handball League: Eagles beat Angels to go second

West London Eagles moved up to second place in the Women’s Premier Handball League after beating London Angels 26-23.

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20Nov

Coaching

UK Coaching unveil new resource for coaching young people

UK Coaching has worked with Sport England to produce a resource that supports coaches to understand & help young people change their sporting & physical activity behaviours.

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26Oct

South West

England Handball Job Vacancy: South West Regional Delivery Partners Manager

England Handball has a vacancy for a South West Regional Delivery Partners Manager.

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