The England Handball National Schools competition is open to teams in the u13 and u15 categories. The competition is open to all schools within England, and progresses through from County rounds to National Finals.
Age groups are:
u13 Girls (year 7 + 8)
u13 Boys (Year 7 + 8)
u15 Girls (year 9 + 10)
u15 Boys (year 9 + 10)
TEAM ENTRY CLOSES - Thursday October 20th 2022
England Handball are using Gameday for the National Schools Competition it will allow teams to view thier leagues and standing and results be updated by teachers directly to the portal for their leagues and competitions.
When registering teams will create a game day login as they complere registration.
Entry and Fixture confirmation - September 29th 2022 to Ocotber 20th 2022
Fixtures will be collated and released to school based on the number of entries in their geographical area.
Fixtures/Formats and Scedhule will be available to schools from the Tuesday 1st November 2022.
Round 1 - November 2022 to March 2023
Local/county rounds played in a format most suitable to the entries to that area, examples include:
Home and Away or single firxture - League Format
Single Large Tournament
Small hosted tournaments between schools
Competition groups are determined by England Handball based on Geography and fixtures are arranged between schools with results uploades to Gameday app by school contacts.
Round 2 - April 2023 to May 2023
Regional rounds hosted by England Handball. Winners of the County rounds progress through to a regional final hosted on a single day by England Handball.
Round 3 - June 2023
The winners of the regional rounds progress through to the National Finals hosted by England Handball on the following dates and location.
Nottingham University - Sir David Ross Sports Centre
Saturday 10th June 2023 - u13 competition
Sunday 11th 2023 - u15 competition