USA Team Handball’s Beach Handball Committee has announced the conducting of a clinic in conjunction with the USATH Club National Championships in Reno, Nev.

Dede Piankova, USATH Beach Handball Committee Chairwoman, is currently seeking coaches, referees and players who are interested in participating in the International Beach Handball (IBH) Master course scheduled from May 19-22. The intense course leads to an International Handball Federation (IHF) certification that opens the opportunity to pursue an international coaching and refereeing career.

The course will be conducted by the most experienced IHF Beach Handball lecturers from the European Handball Federation’s Beach Handball Commission. It will immediately follow the Club National Championships in Reno. The international instructors will provide excellent education and a great experience on the fast growing and exciting beach format of the sport. All participants will receive valuable information and a certificate of completion.

The course, which costs $50 per person, is being held in the Grand Sierra Resort, 2500 E. Second St., in Reno. Anyone who is interested should contact Piankova by email at or by phone at 512-275-6777.

More information regarding USATH Beach Handball can be found here.