Wikipedia:WikiProject Handball

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Welcome to the Handball WikiProject. We are a group dedicated to improving the coverage of topics related to Handball on Wikipedia. If you would like to join us, please add your name to the members.

(For more information on WikiProjects, please see Wikipedia:WikiProject and the Guide to WikiProjects).

Project descriptionEdit


  • To provide guidelines and recommendations for articles that describe all aspects of Handball.
  • To improve Wikipedia's coverage of Handball by creating, expanding, and maintaining such articles.
  • To serve as the central point of discussion for issues related to Handball in Wikipedia.
  • Clean-up, merge, wikify, create images for, expand, merge and otherwise improve the individual articles dealing with the subjects above
  • Create and use good graphics for display within articles.
    • Acceptable images include originally drawn graphics and public-domain photos.

Side goals

  • creating user boxes for project members
  • creating a stub template
  • getting more editors involved in the project
  • submitting project for review process

Focus points

  • plays
  • formations
  • schemes
  • philosophies
  • positions
  • other general strategy points


Guidelines for style, format and organization of the articles to be included in this project have yet to be decided. Please see the talk page to join the discussion on this. Once a general consensus is reached there, those guidelines should be moved here.


Open tasksEdit

  • The primary task now is to decide the direction for this project, and establish a set of guidelines as to WHAT this project will work on and HOW we will format articles, categories, etc. This discussion is happening on the talk page. Once a consensus is reached there, a to-do list can be developed.


If you want to get involved in this project, please add your name to the list of members. There is a userbox available for members of this project. Please feel free to put this on your userpage by adding {{User WikiProject Handball}}. Alternatively, if you do not wish to use the userbox, you may add [[Category:WikiProject Handball members|{{PAGENAME}}]] to the end of your user page.


Article alertsEdit

Articles for creation


  • {{User WP Handball}}: This is the Userbox Template for members of this project. Feel free to add it to your User Page.
  • {{WikiProject Handball}}: This is the page template for articles that we are working on. Please add it to the TALK page of any article we are working on.
  • {{Handball-stub}}: Stub
  • {{The Handball Barnstar|put your message here ~~~~}}: An award placed at another users talk page for improving articles related to Handball.


To display all subcategories click on the "►":
Handball(30 C, 12 P)
Handball by year(137 C)
Handball-related lists(2 C, 12 P)
Beach handball(4 C, 7 P)
Handball clubs(61 C, 9 P)
Handball coaches(6 C, 9 P)
Handball competitions(15 C, 16 P)
Handball culture(1 C, 3 P)
History of handball(1 C, 1 P)
Handball logos(3 C, 175 F)
Loofball(1 P)
Handball players(13 C, 1 P)
Handball squads(5 C, 6 P)
Handball venues(5 C)
Wheelchair handball(4 C, 9 P)
Women's handball(22 C, 26 P)
Youth handball(12 C, 10 P)
Handball stubs(5 C, 79 P)

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Related projectsEdit

See Wikipedia:WikiProject Council/Directory/Culture/Sports#Handball for an up-to-date list