IHF/EHF Challenge Trophy by Numbers

0 x the event was carbon neutral thanks to all the help from Frontline Energy and Environmental, proud sponsors of the IOHA

1 x Jeff the Ref – what a legend – from Show Racism the Red Card

1 x Memorandum of Understanding signed between the England Handball Association (EHA) and the Irish Olympic Handball Association (IOHA) to develop coaching resources and pathways

2 x All Stars from Ireland – Right Back Chris O’Reilly and Middle Back Steffan Meyer

4 x radio interviews on national radio, 2FM. Alan O’Brien like a duck to water in his first piece!

20 x Street Handball coaches thanks to Ole from Street Handball Organisation (SHO) – Olé, Olé, Olé!

21 January, the day Moldova take on Faroe Islands in the final

22 x Level 1 EHA/IOHA coaches qualified thanks to assistance of Allan Lund and EHF

27 x goals by tournament Top Scorer: Irakli Chikovani (GEO). Impressive!

40 x the number of rolls it took to put the Gerflor together. Without a doubt the best surface ever used in Ireland for handball! Thanks to the EHF!

50% win rate for the Irish team in the 2011-12 season

65 goals scored by Ireland over 3 matches

94 ranking in youtube weekly chart for our highlights package #94 – Most Viewed (This Week) – Ireland

400 new players thanks to Street Handball pilot project with the Limerick LSPs

1200 x total cumulative attendance over the weekend! Thanks for your support!

5,000+ x the number of views on IOHA TV thanks to the great highlights pack by EventJunkies.ie

250,000 Euro generated for the local Limerick economy- figures supplied by Shannon Development http://conferenceandsportsbureau.com/

1,000,000 x thank yous to all the volunteers, supporters, families and staff who made the event possible!