Fancy trying your hand at handball? A sport on the rise, Handball mixes hand-eye co-ordination, speed and fun to make an enjoyable experience for all players. NL Leisure currently offers three handball classes via our Kids NL activity programme. Sessions are available at Wishaw Sports Centre, Tryst Sports Centre in Cumbernauld and Ravenscraig Regional Sports Facility in Motherwell.


Ages: 7 to 14 years

Abilities: All abilities and levels

Skills Gained: Handball experience and specific handball skills such as hand eye/co-ordination, spatial awareness throwing, agility, passing, jump shots, goalkeeping, fast breaks and dribbling. 

Programme: Each sessions includes full participation including games.

What to Bring: A drink (water is recommended), suitable clothing: t shirt, shorts/joggers, trainers. All other equipment is provided.

Bookings: All new and existing bookings are done by calling your preferred venue. Classes cost £2.40 per session or free for juvenile NL Leisure members.


 Mondays  Tryst  3.30pm - 4.30pm
 Tuesdays  Ravenscraig  6pm - 7pm
 Thursdays   Wishaw Sports Centre  4pm - 5pm


NL Leisure also includes handball as one of the key sports in the kids holiday programme (Easter, Summer, October) with multiple sessions at our venues at Broadwood Leisure Facility and Tryst Sports Centre, Airdrie Leisure Centre, The Time Capsule, Ravenscraig Regional Sports Facility. Find out more here.

Handball in North Lanarkshire also has a long established presence in Cumbernauld. Local clubTryst 77 has built strong relationships with the community since its formation and the club currently runs five teams for varied age groups and abilities. Visit Clubsport NL for more information.

For further information please contact mark.mclaughlan@nlleisure.com

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NL Leisure is a registered Scottish charity, regulated by the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR). The purpose of NL Leisure is to deliver sport, recreational, health improving and social welfare services to the community of North Lanarkshire. NL Leisure is a not for profit company (NPDO) which is limited by guarantee.

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