Scottish Handball News

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. 

August 17, 2021, 4:09 pm
COVID-19 Update - 09.08.21

The First Minister provided a Covid-19 update on 22 June 2021 and confirmed publication of an updated Strategic Framework (June 2021) and that a Review of Physical Distancing has been completed following the accelerated rollout of the vaccination programme.

A further update was provided on 3 August 2021 confirming that all of Scotland will move 'Beyond Level 0' on August 9th. 

Therefore, protection levels guidance for sport and physical activity continues to be provided within this document along with additional information for ‘Beyond Level 0’. A summary of changes relating to ‘Beyond Level 0’ is available in Appendix 2 in sportscotland's Return to Sport and Physical Activity guidance

July 19, 2021, 1:50 pm
Annual General Meeting 2021

SAVE THE DAY – SHA Virtual AGM (MS - Teams)
Tuesday 14th Sept (19:00-20:30) 


July 8, 2021, 12:01 pm
New Kit Partnership Announcement

The Scottish Handball Association are delighted to announce an exciting new partnership with leading sports manufacturer Joma and Scottish retailler FN Teamwear. 

June 25, 2021, 4:19 pm
Conversations with ... Ep. 2 JJ Rowland

Iain chats to JJ Rowland (Director Business Development & Marketing at EHF) about his past, his links to handball in Britain, the EHF Masterplan and how Scotland (the rest of the UK British Handball) can work together to continue to develop grassroots handball across the country

June 21, 2021, 3:41 pm
Success at the SHA Youth Friendly Event

It was a long 15 months with no indoor handball allowed in Scotland... However last weekend, youth teams finally got to return to competition!

April 21, 2021, 2:53 pm
SHA Virtual International Conference

Beyond Winning and Losing; Collaborating for more important results

28th - 29th April - 3pm BST (catch-up available)