5th Annual Big Apple International Handball Tournament
Saturday, December 28, 2013 at 8:00 AM - Sunday, December 29, 2013 at 9:00 PM (EST)
We are back for our 5th Annual International Handball tournament The Big Apple.
Recognized all over the world, it’s the largest gathering in US of some of the best handball players to have ever played the game.
This year "The Big Apple 5" handball tournament gathers a record 20 teams. 12 men's teams and 8 women's teams will compete for the coveted championship trophy.
The event will take place at Riverbank State Park in NYC, December 28-29, 2013 from 8am-8pm.
As it's always the case highlight of the tournament is the battle between some of the greatest handball players in the planet against the best of New York City and USA. This year USA All-Stars will try to surprise the Olympic, World and European Champions.
The All-Star game is scheduled for Sunday, Dec 29 from 6:00pm-8:00pm. Game starts at exactly 6PM.
Come support New York City Team Handball Club and USA All-Stars in their battle against Olympic, World and European Champions.
If you want a heightened experience at Big Apple 5 there are 32 VIP Courtside tickets available. If you want to have a reserved seat in the middle section of the bleachers there will be only 50 Reserved Seating Tickets.
General admission to Big Apple 5 event is FREE, but there will be no reserved seats. First come first serve basis.
If you purchase one of the tickets keep the ticket with you at all times. It gives you access to both days, but it will be required to show it again at the door before the All-Star game December 29, at 6:00PM. Try to arrive by 5:30PM for the All-star game so you get your reserved seat courtside, or the seat in the bleachers.
***RIVERBANK STATE PARK
679 Riverside Drive @145th Street
New York, NY 10031
Saturday, December 28th from 8am-8pm (games are ongoing during the entire day)
Saturday, December 29th from 8am - 9pm (games are ongoing during the entire day)
USA All-Stars vs. World All-Stars - Sun, Dec 29 @ 6:00PM
When & Where
New York City Team Handball Club - The World's Handball Club
To promote, teach, organize, and introduce the Olympic sport of team handball to all people and to develop their character through team handball, emphasizing the ideals of fairplay, cooperation, responsibility and respect.
We intend to reaching out to all the people who otherwise would not have the opportunity to learn and play team handball and provide them the tools, and knowledge to learn the sport.
Introducing the opportunity to fully develop their team handball skills and competitive potential for a lifetime of enjoyment. Instilling the values of hard work, cooperation and leadership excellence.