Experience the Mens World Championship in Handball

From January 11, 2017 to January 29, 2017
  • Phénoménal Handball, un événement handball à ne pas manquer !

    © France Handball 2017

    Phénoménal Handball, un événement handball à ne pas manquer !

    © France Handball 2017

  • Rok & Koolette, les 2 mascottes du mondial de handball 2017

    © France Handball 2017

    Rok & Koolette, les 2 mascottes du mondial de handball 2017

    © France Handball 2017

Experience the Mens World Championship in Handball Paris fr

The world's toughest teams and fans of men's handball will meet in France from january 11th until january 29th, during the 25th World Championship which will take place in 8 French cities.

For 18 days the 24 qualified national teams will be fighting hard to win the world title.

The Championship will be divided into two stages; first the teams are divided into 4 pools of 6 teams - and when the winners of each pool are found, it's time for the final knockout stage.

The host, France, will open the championship in AccorHotel Arena in Paris in the opening match against Brazil - you can find information on all the other maches here.

 

Experience the Championships live

But it's not only in Paris, you can experience this Championship close-up.The national teams and all the spectators will benefit from the best conditions in Albertville (Halle Olympique), Brest (Brest Arena), Lille Métropole (Stade Pierre Mauroy), Metz (Arènes de Metz), Montpellier ) Paris (AccorHotel Arena) and Rouen (Kinderarena).

There are expected not less than 500 000 fans of handball in France during this sport event - and if your fast you might be able to get a ticket. If the match you want to see is already sold out, then try the official resale - you will find both possibilities here.

 

Find inspiration and information for your trip to France here.

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