Tag: Special Events
2 November 2016
Referees of the 2017 World Championship are getting prepared
The 15th national Days of refereeing were held from 25 to 31 october. This year, handball played a strong part in the event, culminating in the « Referees' Rendez-Vous », a training camp for the referees selected for the World Championship.
23 September 2016
The World Championship, 2017 trophy at the summit of Mont Blanc!
They did it! On Thursday morning, the climbing team made up of twelve representatives from the handball family succeeded in raising the Men's World Handball Championship trophy, 2017, on the summit of Mont Blanc after a five-hour long Phenomenal Ascent.
15 September 2016
The Men’s Handball World Championship is back!
A little less than four months from the Men's 2017 Handball World Championship kick-off, the Organising Committee held a press conference in Paris on Thursday to announce the launch the start of individual ticket sales from September 15th present the "Ambassadors Team”, introduce the official song for the World Championship and also to discuss the "Phenomenal Ascent" of Mont Blanc in a week’s time.
14 September 2016
A week to go before the “Phenomenal ascent” of Mont Blanc
The final preparations are in full swing for the “Phenomenal ascent”, which will take the Men’s 2017 Handball World Championship trophy to the summit of Mont Blanc (4809m). If the weather permits, on Thursday 22nd September, a roped party made up of twelve members of the handball family will set off to conquer Europe’s highest peak!