Last Wednesday, USA Team Handball released a preliminary roster for this summer’s North American and Caribbean Handball Championship. The list features 28 athletes and here is a breakdown by age and where they first learned to play handball. United States Preliminary Roster (youngest to oldest) United States Preliminary Roster (youngestRead More →

Juliano De Oliveira, former United States women’s beach handball coach. Earlier this week, the USA Handball Team announced the appointment of Lisa Dunn as Women’s Beach Handball Head Coach and Michi Mensing as Assistant Coach. However, it was not said that Juliano De Oliveira, the head coach since 2016, wasRead More →

All-time record between Greenland and the United States: very interesting, but how relevant is it? In Part 1, I endorsed the first five “business case” reasons that the IHF listed as the rationale for selecting the United States to compete in the 2021 IHF Handball World Championships. However, I willRead More →

All-time record between Greenland and the United States: very interesting, but how relevant is it? In Part 1, I endorsed the first five “business case” reasons that the IHF listed as the rationale for selecting the United States to compete in the 2021 IHF Handball World Championships. However, I willRead More →

In case you were wondering, here is where you can find Reunion Island. An ehfTV video made me think it’s the perfect time for an article on two of my favorite fields of study: geography and handball. The video on the subject highlights the summer trip of Germany’s top teamRead More →

The Elgin Center, venue for the 2021 Women’s North American and Caribbean Championships Last Thursday (April 8), the United States and the IHF announced that the United States would host the 2021 North American and Caribbean Women’s Handball Championships. Appointment: The IHF announcement indicates that the teams will arrive onRead More →

Annual expenses for several athletic programs at The Ohio State University. Team Handball actually has a bar, but at $3,376 it just doesn’t register on that scale. The COVID-19 pandemic has been a catalyst for several colleges and universities to reevaluate their collegiate athletic programs. And this re-evaluation resulted inRead More →

Are more TV shows the “quick fix” marketing goal for handball in the United States? This is part of an ongoing series: Link Marketing handball in the United States: a long-standing and thorny challenge Virtually every newcomer to team handball in the United States has the same reaction: “This sportRead More →

Demographics by nationality at the US National Club Championships last May. American women made up only 12% of athletes. And… Thanks to the participation of only one club from Alberta, there were even more Canadians than Americans at our own national championships. This article is part of a series, ChartingRead More →