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Join us on Saturday September 15th as we have the first day of the 2018/2019 Handball season. If you’re new to handball or the region that’s okay, come check it out for FREE! We have plenty of people from all over the Greater Toronto Area coming to play and have fun and if you need a ride we have carpooling as well 🙂
DAY: Saturday September 15th
TIMES: Women: 9:30-11:30am
Handball is a team sport in which two teams of seven players each (six outfield players and a goalkeeper) face each other.
Players pass a ball using their hands with the aim of throwing it into the goal of the other team.
The game is quite fast and includes body contact as the defenders try to stop the attackers from approaching the goal.
A standard match consists of two periods of 30 minutes, and the team that scores more goals wins.
The sport is played on a court 40 by 20 metres (130 × 66 ft), with a goal in the center of each end. The goals are surrounded by a near-semicircular area, called the zone or the crease, defined by a line six meters from the goal.
Goals are scored quite frequently; usually both teams score at least 20 goals each!