Danza H.C Gummersbach
Mike Rott is the Referee of the year voted by ATHF Members; Mike Rott received 47% of the votes, Congratulations to Mike Rott and all referees on a successful year.
Zoran Bazdar is the Coach of the Year, Zoran took the Sr Men to a Silver Medal at the National Championships, Thank you Zoran for a successful season, and we hope to see Zoran once again coaching the Sr Men.
ATHF along with Kid Sport Edmonton had a 3 week summer camp; one of the sports was teaching 9-12 year olds Mini Handball, with over 150 kids being taught mini handball, the kids also picked Mini Handball as the Number 1 Sport above all other sports. Now ATHF is working with Kid sport on a Mini handball League for the upcoming fall season.
2009 summer trip is over, you can check out the Pictures and Video on http://www.teamhandball.ab.ca/league.php?scriptName=LEAGUEINFO&leagueID=12092&leagueInfoID=45407, as well all information on the cadet and Juvenile 2010 summer trip is up on www.teamhandball.ab.ca
Jen Randolph will be playing with Molde HK a D2 team in Norway, Dan Devlin will be playing with a N3 Team in ST Malo, France and Kim Ewanovich is working on a deal to go to a team in France. We will keep everyone updated on this upcoming season and how they are doing. Right now Dan Devlin is leading the way with 45% of the votes and Laurent Imbert behind him with 27% and in Women a 3 way tie for first with Shannon Proskow, Amber Smart and Kate Fenton and Chrissy Wetzstien behind them by 1 vote.
ATHF is looking for Jr provincial Team coaches, all information is on www.teamhandball.ab.ca
ATHL Player Rep Meeting on Wednesday August 12th at 6:00pm at Percy Page Center, all teams must have a th player rep at this meeting. Jr League start date is tentative set for September 20 while Sr League start date is th October 4 . Games this season will take place at U of A Education gym as well as SCA.
ATHF is working on a Pre-season 4-4 Tournament, Information will come out shortly.
Alberta Team Handball Planning meeting is set for Sunday August 9th at 11:00am at the J Percy page Center, all members are welcome
Beach Handball Tournament is moved to Sunday September 6 , Registration deadline is August 21 . All information is on www.teamhandball.ab.ca . if you are looking for players please contact ATHF.
ATHF is working on Bylaws, Policy & Operating Manual, and Athletes guide and as well a Provincial Team th Rule Book. Will be up on the website by August 15 . We have just added more Coaching Resources as well as Goalie Drill to our Coaching site on our website and a lot more to come in the upcoming week. North American Western League, Western Canadian Championships, Treff Women’s Team on coming in December. th 2008/09 Calendar of Events, with Referee Symposiums, Coaching Clinics. (will be out by August 15 ) Working on Bringing an International coach for a Coaching Symposium. School teaching section on our website. Working on recruiting new players by papers in Edmonton and Calgary.
A new Facebook site for more ways to keep our members updated with what is going on. http://www.facebook.com/pages/Edmonton-AB/Alberta-Team-Handball-Federation/111368133359?ref=ts
www.twitter.com/handballalberta School Zone Clinics
Season will start again early October and will feature Sr and Jr League’s, Contact info for the club’s
Sherwood Park Handball Club ,Northeasthandballclub@gmail.com ,Facebook-Edmonton North/East Handball South/Central Danza Handball Club, Danzahc@hotmail.com Facebook- Danza H.C North/West Handball Club Westendpax@gmail.com , Facebook-West/End Pax Handball Club Parkland Handball Club email@example.com , Facebook- Parkland team handball Calgary Handball Club firstname.lastname@example.org , Facebook- Calgary Handball Lethbridge Handball Club email@example.com, Facebook- Lethbridge Team Handball Club
Alberta Team handball Federation www.teamhandball.ab.ca 11759 Groat Road Edmonton, Alberta T5M 3K6 780-415-2666