The Oceania Beach Handball Championship is the official competition for senior national beach handball teams of Oceania region. It was first organized by the Oceania Continent Handball Federation in 2013. In addition to crowning the Oceania champions, the tournament also serves as a qualifying tournament for the World Championships.

Champions

Men's division

Year Host Final Bronze Match
Gold Score Silver Bronze Score Fourth Place
2013
Details[1][2]
Australia
Maroubra Beach, Sydney

Australia
2–0
New Zealand
only two teams entered
2016
Details[3]
Australia
Coolangatta, Gold Coast

Australia
2–1
New Zealand
only two teams entered
2018
Details[4]
Australia
Glenelg, South Australia

Australia
2–0
New Zealand
only two teams entered
2019
Details[5]
Australia
Glenelg, South Australia

Australia
2-0
New Zealand

Cook Islands
2-1
American Samoa
2020
Details[6]
Australia
Coolangatta, Gold Coast
Exhibition Match only. Australia defeated New Zealand 2-0

Women's division

Year Host Final Bronze Match
Gold Score Silver Bronze Score Fourth Place
2013
Details[7][8]
Australia
Maroubra Beach, Sydney

Australia
2–0
New Zealand
only two teams entered
2016
Details[3]
Australia
Coolangatta, Gold Coast

Australia
2–0
New Zealand
only two teams entered
2018
Details[9]
Australia
Glenelg, South Australia,

Australia
Round robin
American Samoa

New Zealand
only three teams entered
2019
Details[10]
Australia
Glenelg, South Australia

Australia
2-0
American Samoa

New Zealand
2-1
Cook Islands
2020
Details
Australia
Coolangatta, Gold Coast
Postponed. Scheduled for 20-23 February 2020

References

  1. ^ http://thorzt.com/2013-australian-beach-handball-team/#.VtYPzZx97IU 2013 Australian Beach Handball Team. http://thorzt.com/
  2. ^ https://sites.google.com/site/beachhandballnsw/2013-australian-beach-handball-championships/fixture-and-results Fixtures and results. NSW Beach Handball
  3. ^ a b "Australia qualify for 2016 Beach Handball World Championships". IHF. Retrieved 29 Feb 2016.
  4. ^ http://www.handballaustralia.org.au/content/biggest-ever-australian-beach-handball-open-club-championship-success Biggest ever Australian Beach Handball Open Club Championship a success. Handball Australia webpage
  5. ^ https://scheduler.leaguelobster.com/511040/beach-handball-oceania-qualifiers-aust-champs/2019/ Official Results 2019
  6. ^ https://www.ihf.info/media-center/news/australias-biggest-beach-handball-event-ever-comes-exciting-end Official report 2020. IHF.com
  7. ^ http://thorzt.com/2013-australian-beach-handball-team/#.VtYPzZx97IU 2013 Australian Beach Handball Team. http://thorzt.com/
  8. ^ https://sites.google.com/site/beachhandballnsw/2013-australian-beach-handball-championships/fixture-and-results Fixtures and results. NSW Beach Handball
  9. ^ http://www.handballaustralia.org.au/content/biggest-ever-australian-beach-handball-open-club-championship-success Biggest ever Australian Beach Handball Open Club Championship a success. Handball Australia webpage
  10. ^ https://scheduler.leaguelobster.com/511040/beach-handball-oceania-qualifiers-aust-champs/2019/ Official Results 2019

See also