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October – Aus Women to play NZ for Oceania title in Sydney

Sunday, October 2nd, 2016

NSW Handball is hosting the Women’s Oceania qualification at Stanhope Gardens on October 5-6. Details via http://www.handballaustralia.org.au/content/australian-women-take-new-zealand-oceania-qualifiers
Congratulations to the NSW players preparing to represent Australia, and to the management team (Tomasz Sklarski, Anthony Keyes and Caleb Gahan) all also representing NSW. Best wishes for a great event.

September – Sydney University NSW Champs

Sunday, October 2nd, 2016

Sydney Uni have claimed both men’s and Women’s title for the 2016 NSW Saturday league competition, with UTS runners up in both as well. Men’s 3rd place went to Harbourside, 4th to Hills and 5th to UNSW. Photos can be found at https://www.facebook.com/New-South-Wales-Handball-Association-350769085015649/photos/?tab=album&album_id=1102045016554715
Congrats all for a good season!

September – Reminder no games September 10

Thursday, September 8th, 2016

Just a reminder that due to the big volleyball tournament, we have no courts for our competition on the 10th September

Semi-finals for the men’s competition are on the 17th September
9:00 – North Court
Sydney Uni v Hills

10:30 – North Court
UTS v Harbourside

9:00 – Middle Court
Sydney Uni Scorpions v UTS Women

Note that the women’s competition is “first past the post”.

August – Calling players for Senior nationals

Friday, August 5th, 2016

Senior nationals are being held in Sydney between October 6-9. State trainings are beginning and details will be released soon. Keep an eye on our New South Wales Handball Facebook page for details.

August – Enjoying Handball at the Olympics and want to try?

Friday, August 5th, 2016

Checkout our Contacts page for Clubs in NSW. Our current season is underway and some teams would welcome still extra players. We also have Junior development sessions on Friday nights at Sydney Olympic Park Sports Halls (Grand Pde) between 7:00-8:30pm. Newcommers are welcome – we’re a friendly bunch! For inquires contact bronwyn@nswhandball.com.au

August – NSW Juniors perform well at Australian Champs

Friday, August 5th, 2016

Congratulations to the NSW teams who competed at the 2016 Australian Junior Championships on the Gold Coast between July 30-31. The final rankings were:
U18 W – Wellington NZ winners; NSW runners-up
U18 M – New South Wales winners; Wellington runners-up; Qld 3rd
U21 W – Queensland winners; ACT runners up; NSW 3rd
U21 M – Queensland winners; Wellington runners-up; NSW 3rd

Photos from the vent are on the Handball Australia Facebook page.

August – Junior development sessions to run Fridays until September

Friday, August 5th, 2016

Following a very successful Junior Championships with NSW teams participating across the board in U18 & U21 Men’s and Women’s events, sessions will continue to run Friday nights from 7:00-8:30pm at Sports Halls, Grand Pde, Sydney Olympic Park until the end of September. Newcomers welcome too!

August – Handball in 7Network Rio 2016 viewing guide

Friday, August 5th, 2016

Great news that Handball is included in Seven’s viewing schedule for Rio2016, starting this Saturday night. Enjoy all! https://www.seven.com.au/olympics/#/scheduleView/

July – Change in the Saturday draw

Saturday, July 16th, 2016

Because so many junior players are going to the Gold Coast for National Juniors on 30th July, several teams will be affected. As a result, there will be a change in the draw for the Men’s Competition for that weekend and onward. Please take note of the changes on the Competition page.

Also, it has been decided that, while we are Valentine Park, the team duties are: that the players involved in the first match will put the lines on the court and the players involved in the second match will remove the lines and clean the resin off the court.

July – NSW Saturday League starts this month

Sunday, June 26th, 2016

Our Saturday competition starts this week July 2 for Men and July 23 for Women. The Match schedule is in the Competition section of this website.
Men – http://www.nswhandball.com.au/commpetitions/men/
Women – http://www.nswhandball.com.au/commpetitions/women/

The first three weeks of July will be at Valentine Park (NSW Football) 235 Meurants Ln, Glenwood NSW 2768, before returning to our regular home at Sports Halls, Sydney Olympic Park.