PRESS RELEASE - TEST EVENT
The Organizing Committee of the ΙΙ Mediterranean Beach Games, Patras 2019 and the Hellenic Handball Federation (Beach Handball Committee), announce the holding of the final phase of the 20th National Championship of Beach Handball for men and women, as the official Test Event of the Patras 2019 Games.
The Final four phase will be held at the central facility of the Games, next to the open swimming pool of NOP, on 9 to 10 of August 2019.
The teams of the final phase will come out of the six tournaments of the Pan-Hellenic Championship, which will be announced in the next few days by the Beach Handball Committee of the Hellenic Handball Federation.
In the Test Event, the last visit - inspection of the Coordinator Committee of ICMG will be held, once all the functional areas will be tested.
The competitions will be held at night, on a pitch with specifications of the Olympic Games and the stands will be able to accommodate 2,000 spectators.
It is worth noting that Beach Handball is one of the most popular and spectacular sports in the Mediterranean Beach Games, while the National Women's Team of Greece is the holder of the silver medal of the event and the Present World Champion.