Despite not being completed until next year, Rio de Janeiro recently showcased the first Olympic venue from their new Olympic Park. This arena will be mainly used to host handball events during the Olympics that are slated to take place August 5, 2016 and goalball events during the Paralympics in September of the same year.… Read More »
Multiple Olympic and Paralympic events are to be divided among three Boston university’s if Boston wins the bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics. The DCU Center in Worcester would host the Olympic Handball tournament according to current venue plans as this is the first set of Olympic games to be held on US soil… Read More »
The USA Handball team has a tough decision in front of them, as they must now choose to either try fast tracking the rebuilding process to qualify for the 2020 Olympics or stick to a more long term approach and build for the 2024 Olympic Games. These decisions are being forced after the US handball… Read More »
The Summer Youth Olympic Games were held last month in Nanjing, China. Slovenia’s men’s handball team won the gold medal, while South Korea’s women’s handball team came out on top. Chris Havlicek also played Olympic handball with the American team in 1996.