CB Atlético Guardés

Clube Balonmán Atlético Guardés, also known as Mecalia Atlético Guardés due to sponsorship reasons is a handball club from A Guarda, in the province of Pontevedra, Spain. The club was founded in 1967 and plays actually in the División de Honor Femenina de Balonmano, the premier women's professional handball league in Spain.

CB Atlético Guardés
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Full nameClube Balonmán Mecalia Atlético Guardés
ArenaPabellón Municipal de A Sangriña
Head coachJose Ignacio Prades Pons
LeagueDivisión de Honor
Official site

Season to seasonEdit

Season Tier Division Pos. Notes
2012–13 1 División de Honor 5th
2013–14 1 División de Honor 4th
2014–15 1 División de Honor 3rd
2015–16 1 División de Honor 3rd
2016–17 1 División de Honor 1st League champion
2017–18 1 División de Honor 2nd
2018–19 1 División de Honor 3rd


The club was promoted in 2012 to the División de Honor. In 2013-2014, the club plays his first continental competition, the EHF Cup Winners' Cup. In three participations, they always stopped their campaign in Round 3. In 2016-2017, they reach quarterfinals in the EHF Challenge Cup, beaten by H 65 Höör.

In 2016-2017 won their first spanish championship.[1]


European recordEdit

Season Competition Round Club 1st leg 2nd leg Aggregate
2016-17 Challenge Cup R3   HC Dnepryanka Kherson 33–22 30–18 63–40
1/8   Colégio de Gaia 30–26 32–22 62–48
1/4   H 65 Höör 21–24 24–29 45–53


Current squadEdit

Squad for the 2020–21 season


Transfers for the 2020-2021

Notable playersEdit


  1. ^ "El Mecalia Atlético Guardés gana su primer título de Liga". superdeporte.es. 27 May 2017. Retrieved 12 January 2019.

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