Play Handball In Canterbury

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Canterbury handball teams are open to all catering for both men and women, although our trainings are currently more suited to ages 16 + (For information on youth handball Click Here). Club training times are outlined below. 

Our indoor handball season usually runs between March and September. During the summer (November to February) we play beach handball so we can get our handball fix 12 months of the year!  For more information check out our Beach Handball page.

Want to Learn a bit more about handball and how its played?

Sometimes its hard to keep up with all the things that are going on in the New Zealand Handball. To help we have put together a calendar of all key dates for you to use.

Clubs In canterbury

Quakes Handball Club - Men

The Canterbury Quakes Men’s team came 3rd in the New Zealand Club Championships in 2018. Training is open and available to all experience levels

Training Details: The Quakes men train at the Ara Instutute (Formerly the Christchurch Polytechnic (CPIT)) Recreation Centre, Whareora On Tuesdays 7:00pm-8:30pm.

Coach: Julien Pringot

Manager: Josh Case

Payment Options:

  • Full Season – $250.00 (Includes games nights every other week)
  • Half Season – $150.00 (Includes games nights every other week)
  • Consession Card (10 Trainings) – $120.00
  • Per Session – $15.00

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Quakes Handball Club - Women

The Canterbury Quakes Women’s team won the New Zealand Club Championships in 2018. Training is open and available to all experience levels

Training Details: The Quakes women train at the Celebration Centre Gym, 81 Bickerton St, Wainoini On Mondays 7:00pm-8:30pm.

Coach: Willy Silcock

Manager: Tammy Wright

Payment Options:

  • Full Season – $250.00 (Includes games nights every other week)
  • Half Season – $150.00 (Includes games nights every other week)
  • Concession Card (10 Trainings) – $120.00
  • Per Session – $15.00

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Canterbury University Handball Club

Canterbury Handball have committed to restarting its University Club this year. We are currently working out training venue/times etc. 

Training Details: None Currently but keep checking as we are working really hard to get something off the ground (or on the Court)

Coach: Amin Daneshfar

Manager: Eric Mouhica

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Canterbury Handball Teams Through the Ages

Canterbury Players In Action