USA Team Handball is pleased to announce that both the Women’s and Men’s National Beach Handball teams went undefeated at the North American and Caribbean Beach Handball Championships in Trinidad and Tobago last month. Both teams wrote history at the inaugural competition, earning the Gold Medal. As first place finishers, both USA teams punched their tickets to the IHF Beach Handball World Championships in 2020 and the World Beach Games this October.
Next spring, Oceanside will host the first Pan American Beach Handball Championships to be held on American soil. Leaders of the new sport and local hero and Olympian Willie Banks on Wednesday announced plans for the games, scheduled for March 6-11.