IOHA 2017 Annual General Meeting

The 2017 Annual General Meeting took place on Saturday July 8th in Irish Sports HQ. On the agenda for the meeting were the adoption of the 2016 accounts, the Anti-doping […]

European Week of Sport

Details have been announced of the 2017 European week of sport which will take place from 23rd to 29th of September. Once again the European Handball Federation is keen for […]

Earlier start time for 2017 AGM

There has been a change to the start time for the 2017 IOHA Annual General Meeting. The AGM which takes place in Irish Sports HQ, Abbotstown, Dublin 15 on Saturday […]

Ireland claim best ever finish at Emerging Nations Championships

Ireland’s involvement in the 2nd IHF Emerging Nations Championships came to a disappointing end on Sunday evening when the boys in green suffered a 39-26 defeat to Great Britain. However […]

Azerbaijan strength in depth derails Ireland

Going into this tournament it was known that the week would be a war of attrition and unfortunately it has come to pass. Ireland gave everything in the 60 minutes […]

Ireland exorcise Maltese ghosts at ENC

Since Ireland first played Malta competitively at the first IHF Challenge Trophy in 1999 in Cyprus there has been a friendly rivalry between both federations. On that occasion Ireland were […]

Ireland fall to superior Turkish team after brave fight

Ireland as expected going into this, their third group A match were defeated by Turkey 41 (18) 26 (14) however as the scoreline shows the team gave an excellent account […]

Ireland fall to defeat on day 2 of ENC

Day 2 of the IHF Emerging Nations Championships in Bulgaria saw Ireland suffer a defeat at the hands of a superior team from Kosovo. Going into this tournament it was […]

Ireland open ENC with win against Albania

The Irish Men’s squad opened their Emerging Nation’s Championships with a win over Albania in their Group A clash in Tarnova, Bulgaria. The boys in green got off to a […]

Irish Men’s squad ready for Emerging Nations Championships

The Irish Men’s squad are in place and ready for the International Handball Federation’s Emerging Nations Championships which take place in Bulgaria from June 12th to 18th. Over 12 months […]