Handballin’ around the countryside

Esther Soulard in mid-air throwing ball at goal whils a defender watches on

From French champagne to Italian leather to Belgian chocolate, some would say that the finest things come from Europe – why should sports be any different?

When I say “handball”, what do you think? I’d bet my last fiver that it’s the game played in the quadrangle of high school, with the tiny ball and squares drawn on the concrete. European handball, is something quite different – as I found out last week.

Long time European handballer Stephanie Thuleau arrived in Australia from her home of France 10 years ago and brought her love for the sport with her.

Full article on Her Canberra…