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August – Aust at Beach Handball World Games August 2

Thursday, August 1st, 2013

The Aussie’s begin their Beach Handball games at the World Games on August 2. Follow their progress, see player profiles of our NSW players in the teams and find the details for the live streaming via their Australian Beach Handball Team Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/australianbeachhandballteam

July – Call for U14 & U16 players for NSW

Monday, July 22nd, 2013

The Australian U14 and U16s nationals is planned for September 14-15 in Brisbane. Training is currently being organised. Could players interested in participating contact Claire Dennerley (Junior Development Officer) at Claire@nswhandball.com.au

July – NSW players off to World Games

Sunday, July 21st, 2013

NSW players in the Australian Beach Handball Teams have headed to San Andres for their final training camp in preparation of the World Games on August 1-5. We wish them all the best! Congratulations to Alice Keighly, Daniela Cook, Tori Brunsberg, Scott Nicholson. Follow their progress on the Australian Beach Handball Team page at https://www.facebook.com/australianbeachhandballteam

July – Juniors represent NSW in Queensland

Sunday, July 21st, 2013

NSW U21 Men (including some ACT players) won their series against Queensland. U21 Women, U18 Women and U18 Men were runners up to Queensland. The event was held at In-Sport sports centre in Brisbane on July 20-21. Thanks to our hosts Queensland Team Handball and our ACT participants also. There are some photos from Day 1 on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/pages/New-South-Wales-Handball-Association/350769085015649

June – National Junior Championships

Thursday, June 20th, 2013

The National Junior Championships will be held in Brisbane on July 20 & 21. Players interested in trialling for the Under 18’s and Under 21’s Men’s and Women’s teams should attend training and trials as follows: Under 21 men with Harbourside men at Sydney Olympic Park from 7:30 to 9:00 pm on Tuesdays ($5 charge if you are not a Harbourside member), Under 18 Men at SOP on Fridays from 6-8 pm ($5 charge), Under 21 Women with Sydney University Women on Tuesdays from 8-10 pm and Fridays from 6-8 ($5 charge); and Under 18’s Women with Harbourside on Tuesdays at SOP from 7:30 to 9:00 ($5)

May – Sydney Uni qualifies for Superglobe.

Saturday, May 18th, 2013

Following their 25:20 victory over Auckland Regional HC in the first match of the qualifying series, Sydney University HC has qualified for the Superglobe tournament in Qatar in August with a 26:21 win at Sydney Olympic Park. Both matches were hard fought with scores see-sawing with the same final margin in both.
All the best to Sydney Uni as they work towards Superglobe.

May – SuperGlobe Oceania Men’s qualifier in Sydney

Monday, May 13th, 2013

Sydney University, defending champions, are hosting the Oceania Men’s Club SuperGlobe qualification at Sports Halls, Sydney Olympic Park. Its a best of two series against Auckland Regional Handball (NZ) with games at 6:20pm on the Saturday and 12:30pm on the Sunday.

May – NSW Indoor season well underway

Friday, May 10th, 2013

The NSW indoor club season is now underway on Saturdays at Sports Halls at Sydney Olympic Park. May 11 sees Round 2 of the competition. Its not to late to join as some clubs are still seeking players. See the contact details at http://www.nswhandball.com.au/contact/contact-a-club/

May – Trials for National Beach handball teams May 11-12

Thursday, May 9th, 2013

Best wishes to all the NSW players aiming for selection for the Aussie Men and Women’s teams to compete at the World Games in Cali, Columbia later in July/August. Trials are at Maroubra with sessions both days.

April – Aussie women claim Oceania title

Sunday, April 28th, 2013

The Australian Women won two from two games against New Zealand in Wellington on Friday April 26 and Saturday April 27 to win the Oceania title. Congratulations girls and special mention to the NSW players in the team – Brianna Keyes, Alice Keighley, Tori Brunsberg and Sebel Lindblom. Also comgrats to our NSW Referees who officiated – Robert Ridley and Adrian van Bussel. Thx to our hosts the New Zealand Handball Federation for their organisation and planning.

See some great photos of the games – including all the Aussie players at http://juntanlaycosports.com/p848641750
Thanks to NZ photographer Jun Tanlayco.