Selection Camps To Determine National Team Rosters For 2020 Beach Handball World Championships

March 11, 2020, 8:50 a.m. (ET)


The men's team, pictured here at the World Beach Games in Doha, Qatar, is coached by Michael Hinson. 

USA Team Handball will be sending both their Men’s and Women's National Beach Handball teams to the World Championships in Pescara, Italy, from June 30 to July 5, 2020.  Both teams will be holding open tryouts for selection onto the World Championships National Teams.

Open tryouts for the Men’s Team will be held during the weekend of May 2-3, in Hermosa Beach, California.

 All interested athletes are encouraged to notify the men’s head coach Michael Hinson (hinson@usateamhandball.org) prior to participation in evaluation events. Athletes unable to attend an evaluation practice may contact Coach Hinson and provide evaluation materials to be considered by the selection committee.

Open tryouts for the Women’s Team will be held during the weekends of April 10-12 in Atlanta, Georgia and May 1-3 in California (TBD on exact location)

All interested athletes are encouraged to notify the women’s head coach Lisa Dunn (ldunn360@gmail.com) prior to participation in evaluation events. Athletes unable to attend an evaluation practice may contact Coach Dunn and provide evaluation materials to be considered by the selection committee.

There are no prerequisites to attend the evaluation events for either team. The final 10 players for each team will be selected no later than May 22, 2020. 

More information, including times and locations, will be posted on the USA Team Handball and USA Beach Handball social media accounts.


The women's team, pictured here at the World Beach Games in Doha, Qatar, is coached by Lisa Dunn.