British Handball News


​British Handball and hummel join forces

22 Jun 2021, 10:00

Three-year partnership with world’s leading handball sportswear brand announced.

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​GB teams withdraw from summer 2021 European competitions

10 Jun 2021, 14:21

Following lengthy discussions and a thorough review by its Board, the British Handball Association has withdrawn its teams from competitions set to be held in the summer of 2021 due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, both in the United Kingdom and Europe.

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23 Apr 2021, 07:00

The British Handball Association (BHA) is the governing body for high performance international handball in the UK. It is responsible for the Great Britain national teams at all age groups, as well as elite coaching.

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McClements leaves legacy as British Handball seek new board member

19 Apr 2021, 14:04

Following its successful bid for support from the UK Sport ‘National Squads Support Fund’ announced last month the British Handball Association (BHA) is seeking a new Non-Executive Independent Director with responsibility for Finance and Corporate Governance after incumbent Lucy McClements announced she will step down this June, at the end of her current four-year term of office.

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British Handball to receive UK Sport funding

30 Mar 2021, 08:55

The British Handball Association is to receive up to £375,000 over the four-year Paris 2024 Olympic Games cycle (2021-2024) from the UK Sport ‘National Squads Support Fund’.

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​Great Britain women’s U19 and U17 teams ready for European action

12 Feb 2021, 11:24

Great Britain’s Women’s U19 and U17 squads have discovered their group opponents for this summer’s Women’s 19 and Women’s 17 EHF Championships.

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​UK Sport funding application outcome

18 Dec 2020, 17:00

UK Sport has today announced the outcome of the 2024 Olympic cycle funding applications...

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​European competition changes for GB teams

16 Dec 2020, 14:30

Due to the ongoing disruption to the handball calendar caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, the European Handball Federation (EHF) has made further changes to its competition calendar, which will impact a number of Great Britain teams.

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Go-ahead given for return to training

23 Oct 2020, 08:04

In line with UK Government guidelines allowing elite sport to resume, the British Handball Association (BHA) Board has taken the decision for its Great Britain national teams to return to training from the end of October, where circumstances allow.

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Matt Durber appointed Head Coach of GB Under-17 Women

26 Aug 2020, 10:39

The British Handball Association is delighted to announce the appointment of Matt Durber as Head Coach of the GB Women’s Under-17 team on an initial contract set to run until summer 2024.

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