1. Organizer
Kyushu Handball Association
Sanix Sports Foundation

2. Host
UnionFukuoka Handball Association

3. Special Supporter
UN-HABITAT Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific – Fukuoka
Japan Handball Association
Kyushu High School Athletic Association
Fukuoka Prefectural Government, Fukuoka Prefectural Board of Education
Fukuoka Prefectural Amateur Sports Associaton,
Ambitious Youth Project Promotion Center
Munakata City Government, Munakata City Board of Education
Munakata City Amateur Sports Associaton
Fukuoka International Exchange Foundation
The Asahi Shimbun Company, The Nishinippon Shimbun
The Mainichi Newspapers
The Yomiuri Shimbun, Kyushu Railway Company
Nishitetsu Bus Chikuho Co., Ltd.
Sports Event Handball

4. Sponsor
Molten Corporation
Sanix Inc.
Global Arena Inc.
Yoshitake-district Community Consortium
Yoshitake-district Sports Promotion Consortium

5. Cooperation
Fukuoka University Handball Team
University of Teacher Education Fukuoka Handball Team
Kyushu Kyoritsu University Handball Team

6. DatesOctober 13 – 15, 2017
October 13: Coaches’ meeting, Opening ceremony, the first day of Pool stage
October 14: the second day of Pool stage
October 15: Final tournament, Friendly match, Prize giving

October 13: Coaches’ meeting, Opening ceremony, Round-robin Day 1
October 14 Round-robin Day 2
October 15: Round-robin Day 3, Prize giving

7. Venue
・Global Arena
46-1 Yoshidome, Munakata City, Fukuoka 811-4153 JAPAN
・Munakata Civic Gymnasium
5-2-1 Inamoto, Munakata City, Fukuoka 811-3406 JAPAN
・Kyushu Kyoritsu University
1-8 Jiyugaoka, Yahata Nishi-ku, Kitakyushu City, Fukuoka 807-8585 JAPAN

8. Tournament rule
All matches shall be played in accordance with the rules of the game of the IHF 2017

9. Player Eligibility
1) Players must be born on/after January 1, 2000
2) Three overseas teams recommended by their association
3) Four teams nominated from the top four teams of the Inter-High school tournament 2017
4) Three teams recommended by Kyushu Handball Association
5) Two teams recommended by Sanix Sports Foundation

1) Players must be born on/after January 1, 2000
2) One oversea team recommended by its association
3) Two teams nominated from the top teams of the Inter-High school tournament 2017
4) One team recommended by Kyushu Handball Association

10. Participating teams
【Mens】 12 teams attend
Three Overseas teams
Alberta Team Handball(Canada)
Bucheon Technical High School(Korea)
Taiwan Youth Men’s Team(Taiwan)

Nine Japanese teams
Showa Gakuin High School(Chiba)
Hosei University Daini High School(Kanagawa)
Himi High School(Toyama)
Hokuriku High School(Fukui)
Rakuhoku High School(Kyoto)
Iwakuni Technical High School(Yamaguchi)
Kagawa Chuo High School(Kagawa)
Oita Oginodai High School(Oita)
Hakata High School(Fukuoka)

【Womens】 4 teams attend
One Oversea team
Taiwan Youth Women’s Team(Taiwan)

Three Japanese teams
Nagoya Keizai University Ichimura High School(Aichi)
Imabari Higashi Secondary School(Ehime)
Meiko Gakuen High School(Fukuoka)


11. Official ball
【Mens】IHF official balls Size:3 (Product ID: Molten H3X4000)
【Womens】IHF official balls Size:2 (Product ID: Molten H2X4000)

12. Tournament format



13. Team composition
20 players, three officials, two referees (overseas team only)
Up to 16 players will be registered at each game.
Refer to attached “Invitation details”

14. Participating
Change of players can be allowed until the coaches’ meeting.
suggestionsCohesive tapes are allowed to use but resin (including spray resin) is prohibited.
Players must wear indoor shoes inside the gymnasiums.

15. Prizes
An award certificate will be presented to the winner, second place and the third placed teams from Kyushu Handball Association.
A cup will be presented to the winner and second place from Sanix Sports Foundation.

16. Official HP