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POL - ISL (01) - 2010 European Men's Handball Championship.jpg
A team sport played with goals and a thrown ball using the hands. Show/edit corresponding data item.
Group: sports
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may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areas (and multipolygon relations)should not be used on relations (except multipolygon relations)
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Status: de facto

 Handball (also known as team handball, Olympic handball, European team handball, European handball, or Borden ball) is a team sport in which two teams of seven players each (six outfield players and a goalkeeper) pass a ball to throw it into the goal of the other team.

How to map

Add this sport tag to any element representing a place where handball can be played.

Since this is a non-physical tag it should be combined with other (physical) tags, eg:

Add sport=handball

Tags to use in combination

Photo Examples


Pitch layout. SAP Arena Handball ausverkauft.jpg


Pitch dimensions Rukometno igralište kod Macanovog doma, Čakovec.2.jpg

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sport=handball and sport=team_handball
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