2016 Beach Handball World Championships
Budapest, 2016
Tuesday, 12 July, 2016 to Sunday, 17 July, 2016

Australian teams qualify for the world titles

The Australian men's and women's beach handball teams have qualified, as Oceania champions, for the 2016 Beach Handball World Championship, being held on Budapest's Margaret Island (Margitsziget), in July this year.

Australia's Vanja Smiljanic shoots at goal at the oceania beach handball championship

Australia's Vanja Smiljanić in action for Australia - Photo credit: Jun Tanlayco Sports Images

In total, 12 teams for each gender will be vying for the world titles. The teams will be divided into two groups of six. After the preliminary round, the best three teams of each group will qualify for the main round while the teams ranked 4 to 6 will play in the consolation round.

The best four teams of the Main Round will qualify for the semifinals.

Handball Australia will published schedules, results and all the inside stories from our participating teams.

Stay tuned!