Mauritius home International Handball Federation (IHF) to organize the first Beach Handball World Championships – under 17 years.

From the 11 to 16 July 2017 at Flic en Flac beach in front of Villa Caroline hotel 

This edition of Beach Handball U17 will bring together 32 teams composed of 16 male and female teams from all continents: Africa, Asia, Europe, South America and Oceania. As a host country, the Mauritian selections are automatically designated. The men’s teams of the countries that will compete for this world are Spain, Portugal, Italy, Russia, Thailand, Taiwan, Pakistan, Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, Venezuela, South America, American Samoa, Australia and Togo.


On the women’s side, the teams of the countries that will compete on the Mauritian soil are the Netherlands, Spain, Portugal, Croatia, Hungary, Taiwan, China, Thailand, Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay, Venezuela, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand and Togo.