Tagged: Handball

Kristiansand

Vipers sting Larvik with rare defeat

Vipers end Larvik’s nine-year streak of women’s handball triple titles with one of its own Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo Larvik HK (håndball klub) has won the league, the cup, and the playoff nine years...

Elverum wins at men’s handball—again

Seven times victorious Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo Elverum are Norwegian champions once again, after beating ØIF Arendal 35-24 on May 22. After one win each, in the first two final games, Elverum was the...

women's handball

France takes the handball title from Norway

A thriller of a World Championship match ended with France up 2 points for the win Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo, Norway On Dec. 17, Norway’s women’s handball team played its ninth World Championship final...

Norway’s best Euro Championships yet

Men’s handball team excels in Euro 2016 despite disappointing fourth-place finish Molly Jones Norwegian American Weekly The Norwegian men’s handball team follows up on the women’s outstanding World Championship gold with their best performance...

From Postenligaen to Grundigligaen

Norwegian handball is off to an exciting start this season with new sponsor, name, and TV deal Molly Jones Norwegian American Weekly Norges Håndballforbund and Norsk Topphåndball have partnered up with German home-electronics company...

2012: The Year in Review

By Kelsey Larson Managing Editor It’s our last issue of the year, and with it we’d like to offer some reflections on the highlights of 2012. This year was an interesting one for Norway,...

Handball: No semifinal for Norway

Norway’s men failed to reach the semifinal of the European Handball Championships, after losing 34-35 to Iceland in the main round in Vienna on Thursday. Iceland led 18-16 at half-time. Norway would have had to...

Queen of the ball!

When Camilla Herrem arrived at the banquet, she was all smiles, even though she was in tears just two hours earlier. “Me on the All Star Team? This is absolutely indescribable,” said a sparkling...