Scottish Handball News

February 4, 2022, 12:05 pm
National Team Returns to Celebrate 50 Years

To celebrate our 50th Anniversary, the Scottish Handball Association will reboot the Scottish Handball National Team Programme.

Included in the Anniversary celebrations we will host a day of competition against our time-old rivals, England in August 2022. From this event, we will then look to continue with the Scottish National Team programme. 

January 11, 2022, 12:17 pm
Two New Coaching Appointments

Olympic 2012 GB Handball Team Captain, Lynn McCafferty, and former professional Handball Player and current Kelvinside HC Head Coach, Geanina Kirkland, join the National Academy Programme Coaching Staff. 

December 17, 2021, 1:36 pm
SHA UKAD Annual Report

Scottish Handball is currently working to provide evidence against the majority of the UKAD Assurance Framework requirements and of which many are currently under review by UKAD. 

November 24, 2021, 12:25 pm
SHA Appoint Two New Board Directors

SHA appoint Karen Murty and David Mallon as two new Board Directors 

November 9, 2021, 10:20 am
Three Scots Return From International Duty

Three scots, Chris White (Livingston Handball), Craig McClelland (Andebol Vitoria Futebol Clube) and Craig Yule (Academico de Visue andebol) recently return from International Duty with the Senior Men's GB Handball Team. 


October 13, 2021, 4:15 pm
Success at the Women's Friendly Event

Four teams from across Scotland came together to enjoy a day of handball at Oriam on Saturday 9th October 

October 13, 2021, 11:06 am
British Handball Men To Resume Competition

The Great Britain men’s senior handball team are set to play their first competitive matches in over two years as they get ready to appear in the International Handball Federation’s 2023 IHF Men’s World Championship – Qualification Europe Phase 1 in Finland from 5-7 November.

This will be GB’s first participation in an IHF World Championship qualifier in almost 10 years and has been made possible after British Handball recently secured UK Sport funding for the first time since 2012.

September 30, 2021, 11:44 am
Men's Handball Is Back

After 18 long months the Scottish Handball Men's Leagues have returned. These leagues will be housed at our partner venue Oriam, Scotland's Sports Performance Centre. 

September 21, 2021, 1:36 pm
New Individual Membership System

We have partnered with the digital platform Playwaze!

If you wish to play handball this season you must register for a SHA Membership through Playwaze.

August 17, 2021, 4:14 pm
Bartlett & Stokes referee Men's 19 EURO 2021

British Handball Association referees Brian Bartlett & Allan Stokes have been called up to referee at the Men's 19 EURO 2021 in Croatia.