British Handball News


​Update from the Chairman of the British Handball Association

4 Apr 2019, 11:04

Since my previous update last year there have been lots of positive developments for the British Handball Association (BHA), and handball in Great Britain generally through the grassroots work of both the England Handball Assocation (EHA) and Scottish Handball Association (SHA).

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British Championship 2018/19 Play-Off Dates and Venue Confirmed

2 Apr 2019, 07:48

The British Handball Association has announced that the 2018/19 Men’s British Handball Championship Play-off will take place at Oldham Leisure Centre on 18/19 May 2019. The event will provide the main route for British teams to gain entry to EHF club competitions.

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​GB Under-19 women impress on travels

1 Apr 2019, 10:41

As part of their preparations for the Women’s F19 EHF Championship which will be held in Bulgaria in July, the Great Britain Under-19 Women squad have just completed a busy March with tournaments in both Portugal and Ireland.

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​GB Under-19 Women Dublin-bound

20 Mar 2019, 20:42

GB Under-19 Women’s Head coach Bill Baillie has named 16 players to take part in the tri-nation tournament in Dublin this weekend.

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British Handball Calling

10 Mar 2019, 19:31

Global search is on for eligible male and female players to represent Great Britain in Olympic sport at all levels

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​GB Under-19 Women head to Portugal

1 Mar 2019, 14:12

The GB Under-19 women’s team heads to Lagos, Portugal, this weekend to participate in theTorneio das Descobertas. GB will play the Portugal junior national team, as well as top local club teams Gil Eanes, Benfica and Solucar.

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​GB men’s team named for Euro qualifiers

7 Jan 2019, 09:52

GB Men’s head coach Ricardo Vasconcelos has named his squad to participate in the EHF EURO 2022 Qualification Phase 1 tournament in Luxembourg from 11-13 January 2019.

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​New Head Coach appointments for GB men’s age group teams

19 Dec 2018, 16:32

The British Handball Association has appointed Chris McDermott as Head Coach of the GB men’s Under-20 team, and John Pearce as coach of the GB men’s Under-18 team. Both appointments will run until the summer of 2022 and are effective immediately.

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GB senior men conclude successful Portugal trip

30 Oct 2018, 09:08

In what has been a busy week for the GB U18 and U20 men’s teams in Kosovo at the IHF Trophy – European Zone continental tournaments, the senior GB men’s team was also in action, in Portugal.

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GB Men’s U20 complete IHF Trophy – European Zone campaign with win

28 Oct 2018, 20:38

Fourth-placed finish for Bobby White’s team in Kosovo.

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