Handball has been called football with hands. It is a continuous play sport involving the fitness basics of running, throwing, catching and jumping. It has been suggested that the game is one of the oldest in the world as elements of the sport are found through out history in many civilisations
Handball requires speed strength and agility and it has numerous health and fitness benefits:
At West Midlands Sports Development we follow national governing body recommendations.
During planning for our courses our aim is to:
- Ensure a suitable coach to player ratio.
- Ensure additional adults are present whilst coaching sessions are undertaken.
- Ensure any volunteers that may support our resident coaches are aware of our strict coaching philosophy.
All our coaches are committed to the new 1st4Sport Level 3 Certificate Supporting the Delivery of Physical Education and School Sport.
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