Summertime ChicaGO Beach Bash

June 19, 2013
Coming soon to North Avenue Beach, Chicago

Spectacular goals coming to North Avenue Beach, Chicago

Summer is finally here!  And to celebrate, Chicago Inter is hosting its first annual beach handball event!

Some big names of handball will help demonstrate the fun of beach handball ( which has awards extra points for fancy goals! ) under the beautiful Chicago skyline.  Our special guests will include:

  • Martin Ziemer – TSV Hannover-Burgdorf
  • Tobias Riechmann – HSG Wetzlar
  • Michael Müller – HSG Wetzlar
  • Malte Schröder – MT Melsungen
  • Lars Lenhoff – TSV Hannover-Burgdorf
  • Christian Rompf – HSG Wetzlar
  • Michael Müller – HSG Wetzlar
  • Tobias Reichmann – HSG Wetzlar
  • Stefan Schröder – HSV Handball
  • Mariusz Steinhauser – Rhein Neckar Löwen
  • Denni Djozic – Rhein Neckar Löwen

The tournament, a sister event to the immensely successful Big Apple Tournament in New York city will take place on Saturday, June 22nd on the sands of Lake Michigan at the popular North Avenue Beach from 10am to 7pm.  Players from across the US and the World will unite in co-ed teams of 8 with a minimum of 2 women per team.

A second court will be available to beach-goers to try out the sport and spend some fun time with Chicago Inter.  Kids are welcome and if we have enough, we can organize mini-games.

Club President, Jacque Messel is excited to host the first-ever beach event.  “The beach aspect of our sport is so much more visible and accessible, so this is a great opportunity to introduce Chicago to Olympic handball. ”

Stay tuned for more updates and information about how to participate.  Also be sure to check out our Facebook page and that of the Big Apple Tournament.