Womens Junior WCh 2014 begins in Croatia

← Previous Story Women’s EHF CL 2014/2015: Lucky Larvik – Gyor with Viborg, Buducnost to face Vardar!! Next Story → Women’s Junior WCh 2015: Europe VS others 10:0! With the Women’s Junior (U20) World Championship about to start on Saturday (28 June) the Croatian Handball Federation as the organizer of the event announced that all matches from all four venues (Koprivnica, Dugo Selo, Zagreb and Cakovec) will be streamed live and free of charge on the official event website www.u20.info.Those are the groups of the preliminary round:Group A in Dugo Selo: Norway, Korea, Croatia, Czech Republic, Uruguay, KazakhstanGroup B in Zagreb: Denmark, Netherlands, Germany, Angola, Serbia, ArgentinaGroup C in Koprivnica: Hungary, France, Sweden, Japan, DR Congo, PortugalGroup D in Cakovec: Russia, Romania, Slovenia, Brasil, China, TunisiaThe each four best ranked teams of each group qualify for the eighth-finals, the in total eight remaining teams play for the positions 17-24 in the President’s Cup. The semi-finals, the placement round 5-8 and the final and bronze final will be played in Koprivnica.Find all information on the U20 Women’s World Championship here:http://www.ihf.info/IHFCompetitions/WorldChampionships/WomenJuniorworldchampionships/WomensJuniorWorldChampionshipCRO2014/tabid/6882/Default.aspx Junior handballwomen’s junior handball world championship 2014 read more

Women members finally accepted at Forty Foot club

first_imgSANDYCOVE BATHERS’ ASSOCIATION will finally accept women members into its club.Since the 70s women were able to swim with the club at the Forty Foot, but were not allowed to use the two club huts. One is for changing and the other has kitchen and clubhouse facilities.Many women paid an annual fee to the club for maintenance but this did not entitle them to membership.Many protests have been made by women swimmers over the years. A vote was held on the issue by the association in 2012 but it was defeated 24 to 17.Councillors even called for the Government to review the 1937 operating licence for the club last October.Finally, it was decided in a meeting last week that women could become full members and two women have already been accepted.A new bathing shelter was put up by Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council at the Forty Foot. The unisex changing room will now be used by the women swimmers.Dun Laoghaire Councillor Jane Dillon Byrne, told TheJournal.ie that, It’s long desired and people have been working on it since equality was introduced into Ireland in the 1970s.Read: Dún Laoghaire to get floating swimming pool and urban beach>last_img read more