About tHE Handball
Since last many years the handball has become an attractive and high speed modern game which is fascinating more and more youths.
The main developer and promoter of handball game in Varanasi were Late.Shyam Narayan Pandey, Late. K.P. Singh & Sri Ram Vilash Singh, They spreaded the seeds of this versatile sports in this region which gave good results at the National Level.
Varanasi Handball Association was founded in 1981-82 & Late Shyam Narayan Pandey was elected as its president. & Late. K.P. Singh as Secretary. Varanasi Handball Association is affiliated with UP Handball Association & UP Olympic Association.
Varanasi Handball Association is regularly organizing State/National Championship of all age groups and also host various School/National Tournaments in the state.
Varanasi Handball Association seeks to develop and promote handball across every school and district of U.P. and extends support to various institutions to provide coaching in handball.
By conducting state championship and coaching camps from different age groups, the players have been encouraged to develop and exhibit talents and further improve their performances.
Late. Shyam Narayan Pandey was so energetic and enthusiastic that he visited each and every nook and corner of the state where handball tournaments were held. His death on 17th Novermber 2016 created a great void in the field of sports especially handball that can never be filled by anyone.
After his death the affairs of Varanasi handball association is being managed by Mr. Amit Pandey as President by the inspiration of Mr. Anandeshwar Pandey (Joint Secretary Indian Olympic Association, General Secretary Handball Federation of India, General Secretary U.P. Olympic association secretary U.P. Handball association).