BIRTH OF A LEGEND

Brighton Handball Club was founded by Juan Reig and Miguel Puig after the London 2012 Olympic Games. The first ever training took place in Preston Park with 9 players.

The club is affiliated with the English Handball Association with 3 teams competing in official league (Men I/ II, Women, U16, U14).

First training in Preston Park

THE PITCH


GK: Goal Keeper

LW: Left Winger

LB: Left Back

CB: Centre Back

LI: Line (also refered as Pivot sometimes)

RB: Right Back

RW: Right Winger

In handball, everyone defends and everyone attacks together in waves, similarly to basketball.

Only the goal keeper is allowed in the Goal Area, to score players will have to either shoot from behind the 6M line or Jump above the area.

HANDBALL HISTORY