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Toledo 2015 by Peter Peart

So much has been written about the 3-Wall National Championships held annually in Toledo, OH and yet there is always more to see and say about this unique event. Something about the blazing sun, concrete courts, surrounding bleachers, benches and swaths of grass that creates this idyllic setting for families,  old friends, acquaintances and rivals to congregate on that unofficial last weekend of summer that spans Labor Day. Throw in a beer truck, endless grilled meats and you have the makings of what some would call, paradise. Oh yes, let’s not forget our beloved game that has been called “perfect.” […]

ESPN3 and the U.S. Open of Handball

Here is some great news for our sport for the upcoming U.S. Open of Handball.  (Courtesy of Vlad Kylm) I hope this email finds you well. This week we will have the U.S. Open of handball taking place in Fountain Valley, California from October 24-27. This year the organizers pushed hard to promote the sport of handball further than ever before – a contract with ESPN3 has been signed and ESPN3 has agreed to broadcast and stream the semi-finals and final matches starting Saturday at 12PM EDT. Beyond that, the WPH will also be providing a free webcast Thursday and Friday. Details on how to […]

“How to Play American Handball”

"How to Play American Handball" This link is to a digital copy of a book printed on handball in 1915.If nothing else, take a look at the ads for balls and gloves at the end of the book! Open Link Here

Jake Plumber Sports Illustrated Article

Jake Plummer and Handball Sports Illustrated, February 2011 Download Article Here

Hope in Handball

At Risk Kids Find Hope in Handball… Download Article Here

Jake Plummer Article

This link leads to an article on ESPN.com. It is a very interesting read about how Jake Plummer spends his time playing handball. Enjoy! http://sports.espn.go.com/espn/page2/story?page=clemmons/081112&sportCat=nfl&lpos=spotlight&lid=tab8pos1 Here is yet another article about Jake Plummer's return to handball. Enjoy!  http://sports.yahoo.com/nfl/blog/shutdown_corner/post/Ex-NFL-QB-Jake-Plummer-is-playing-a-new-sport-th?urn=nfl-282499  

Webcast of the 57th USHA 4-Wall National Championships

Starting May 2nd, at 10am (Central Time), the World of Pro Handball and the United States Handball Association, along with Waiora Health Systems , will be sending a "live" streaming video feed (from the handball show-court at the campus of the University of Minnesota) directly to your computer. This Webcast of the 57th USHA 4-Wall National Championships is free of charge, and we were hoping you could contact all of your handball friends to let them know about it. All you have to do is download the special video player from the WPH website (www.weplayhandball.com ). Look for the WEB […]

New York Times on Handball at Lake Forest Article

Handball in the NewsCheck out this article in the New York Times on Handball at Lake Forest.http://www.nytimes.com/2007/02/14/sports/othersports/14handball.html?ex=1172206800&en=77670b1500f5fa83&ei=5070&emc=eta1