Established in 2018, Trafford Handball Club is supporting the local communitiy by getting its residents moving more and becoming more active through handball. With successful partnerships and backing from local authorities, our goal is to support the growth of the sport locally and create opportunities for playing, coaching and volunteering in handball.

We are passionate about handball development and we aim to provide high quality coaching for our teams competing in the England Handball national leagues and international tournaments. Our sessions are fun, engaging and suitable for everyone.

Trafford Handball Club Values

FUN – Teamwork & friendship

FAST – High quality Handball sessions

FEARLESS – Life skills & holistic player development

Trafford Handball Club Mission


Embed Handball within schools in Trafford and Greater Manchester by working closely with teachers and School Games Organisers.
Offer regular opportunities to play Handball through local leagues and tournaments for primary and secondary schools in Greater Manchester.

Support the recruitment and development of qualified Handball coaches and referees and provide pathways to gain experience of curriculum, community and performance Handball.
Recruit and develop volunteers to sustain Handball activity for curriculum, community and performance.

Develop and sustain club teams for boys and girls in every age group
Provide recreational opportunities to play Handball

Provide an exit route for talented players within schools to join Trafford Handball Club and access England Handball Talent Pathway opportunities.
Provide a holistic programme of Handball player development