The 2013 edition of USA Team Handball’s 45th Club National Championships will be contested in Reno, Nevada, at the Sparks Convention Center the weekend of May 17-19, 2013 with Grand Sierra Resort serving as Headquarters hotel venue.
In 2013, the USA Team Handball season, will continue through expanding Northeast TH League, regional tournaments and qualifiers in North Carolina, Illinois, New York, Texas, California, and Colorado, and much-anticipated Northwest TH League to debut next spring.
When the season finds its way to Reno next May, a series of competitions are scheduled to take place:
• Men's Elite Club National Championships - defending champions: NYC THC
• Men's Open Club National Championships - defending champions: NYAC
• Women's Open Club National Championships - defending champions: Alberta HC
The Elite winner is considered the true USA National Champion and the competition features more stringent rules for player and club eligibility per USATH Rule Book: http://assets.teamusa.org/assets/documents/attached_file/filename1/57885/Rule_Book_August_2012.pdf.
All clubs are invited to compete in the U.S. Open division on both the men's and women's side.
2013 Nationals will be produced in partnership with PSA Events and Reno-Sparks Convention and Visitors Authority under "Stay to Save" housing policy adopted last year.
2013 College Championships area planned for late April. Location and dates are to follow very soon.
Sponsorships are available. Please contact Matt Van Houten at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Tournament costs and additional details will be announced at a later date.
The webpage for Reno hotel accommodations is now live! To book your hotel reservation, click here!