A ceremony was held to inaugurate Debrecen's renewed arena, which has already hosted numerous international sport events and will also be the venue for the 2022 European Men's Handball Championship. In January, the 6,500-seater arena will host the Danish, Slovenian, Montenegrin and Northern Macedonian national teams.
According to the former 38-time national team player, István Rosta, the Hungarian team is very dedicated and can achieve great results with the help of the fans at the European Championship in January. He says the event will take place in an atmosphere never experienced before.
During the Grand Handball Day we experienced again that handball can really bring people together. This is a good omen before the EHF EURO 2022, for which there is a growing interest. Not only the fans, but also the previous classics of our sport are waiting for the home tournament.
The Grand Handball Day took place in an excellent atmosphere at the BOK Sports Hall in Budapest. Friends of handball greeted the previous and the current members of the Hungarian national team. It was all in the spirit of the EHF EURO 2022.
The Péter Máté Prize, two-time Fonogram Prize and Artisjus Prize winner singer, Magdolna Rúzsa sings the official song of the EHF EURO 2022. The English language song „Fight” that she wrote with Krisztian Szakos will be available to the general public soon. The European Championship starts in Budapest on January 13, in just 100 days, the milestone will be celebrated on 9th of October with a familiar handball festival. The venue of the Grand Handball Day will be the BOK Hall.
With current and former national team handball players, well-known personalities, varied activities and competitions, as well as gastronomic complementary programmes, Grand Handball Day will appear on 9th of October. With less than 100 days to go until the start of the EHF EURO 2022 in Budapest on January 13, we are celebrating this milestone with a large-scale event for which admission is free.
The struggles of the strongest group in the EHF EURO 2022 will take place in the city of sunshine, where we can spend pleasant, programme-rich days next January. An easy walk on the banks of Tisza river, a breakfast in the city center, a cultural experience in the middle of the day, and then a top-quality game in the new arena: the perfect menu for a sports fan looking for a varied experience.
Once again, the main role is played by the Főnix Hall, one of the busiest sports facilities in Hungary. This indicator is not accidental: Debrecen has always been an excellent host when it comes to sporting events. But anyway: in addition to the Danish, Slovenian, Northern Macedonian and Montenegrin national teams, we can see a lot more during the European Championship in January.
Hospitality tickets: enjoy the games from prestigious seats!
The diverse range of tickets and bundles for the EHF EURO 2022 also gives us the opportunity to have a premium experience during the tournament. The hospitality tickets and bundles can also be purchased at the venues in Budapest, Szeged and Debrecen.
Tricky’s champions: already on our Youtube channel!
The animated fairy tale made in the spirit of the EHF EURO 2022 is now available on Watch Games. See More. video channel. One of the main characters of the fairy tale, created as a result of a joint initiative of the Hungarian Handball Federation and BOOKR Kids, is Tricky, the mascot figure of the European Championship, Tricky.
With recup for a greener EHF EURO 2022
Thanks to the cooperation of Cup Revolution and Watch Games. See More., the waste accumulation and ecological footprint of the EHF EURO 2022 and its accompanying events will also be lower. In the popular bars and terraces of Budapest, you can already meet the recups with a unique image, which can already be a lasting memory of the upcoming tournament.
Erzsébet Camps: we met hundreds of children!
Our adventure park could also be tried out by the children camping in Zánka in the summer. They could also meet Tricky, the mascot figure of the European Championship, needless to say, our funny deer was very popular this time as well.
WGSM TV: we were there on Fradi Family Day
Our theme park could also be tried out at the FTC’s family programme at the end of August. Our mascot figure, Tricky, befriended his colleague, the Fradi Eagle.
The day tickets for the EHF EURO 2022 have arrived!
If you haven’t bought a ticket or bundle for one of the biggest domestic sporting events in 2022 so far, now here is your chance to do so again. From September 1, day tickets can also be purchased for group matches, the Main Round and the Final Weekend matches.
We hit the festival season! Tricky, mascot of the EHF EURO 2022 embarks on a country tour, the first stop of which is a visit to EFOTT. It is worth to meet him and also worth trying out our adventure park, where you can not only have fun and relax, but also win. In addition to the many gifts, there are also day tickets for the EHF EURO 2022!
On the fan zone next to the Akvárium Club, in addition to watching the matches of the European Football Championship, you can also spend time actively: you can try out Watch Games. See More. interactive handball adventure park between two matches.
Csaba Magyarósi was again in Szeged, one of the host cities of the EHF EURO 2022. The always exciting city once again gifted our vlogger with a lot of experiences, and he gifted us – with a great video post.
A series of interviews until the start of the European Championship: we ask the dominant Hungarian handball players of the last decades about the Hungarian tournament, their previous European Championship experiences and expectations.
We continue to prepare for the biggest domestic handball event in 2022, and after a long time we were able to experience a real game atmosphere. We also expect this in January, at the first men’s handball championship in Hungary and Slovakia.
The Hungarian organizing committee of the 2022 Men's Handball European Championship won one of the professional award from the Sportmarketing Department of the Hungarian Marketing Association. The most creative social media project was the Watch Games. See More. campaign, we are proud of it.
The official balls of the Hungarian-Slovak European Men's Handball Championship are made in a Danish manufactory. SELECT Ultimate iBall is not unfamiliar to handball players, this event will be the sixth in a row under the auspices of the European Handball Federation which uses this ball.
No European Championship is easy, but the host Hungarian national team will be able to solve its tasks in the group stage. This is what Tamás Iváncsik, the former 117-time national team player, World Cup-6th and World Cup 7th placed, multiple Hungarian and Norwegian champion winger, who has been working for the youth of Veszprém for many years, but even plays actively, in the second division. According to him, the EHF EURO 2022 will be the celebration of handball and a huge opportunity not only at Budapest but also at Szeged and Debrecen, in two cities where this sport has a huge tradition.
The Szeged New Arena, which will be built on the occasion of the European Championship, will host – without exaggeration - the European handball stars during the group matches in January. Anyone who takes advantage of the opportunity to buy a bundle for top handball can also watch the Croatian-Serbian-French trio's advancement up close. Six matches in one of the youngest and most popular cities in Hungary: this will be the menu between 13 and 17 January 2022.
One of the biggest chances of the EHF EURO 2022, the reigning world champion Denmark, will play its matches in Debrecen. With the bundles for the six matches of the Debrecen group, you can watch the EC-4th placed Slovenians as well as the balanced selection of Northern Macedonian and Montenegrin team. The Főnix Hall, which has already hosted a number of world events, will be renewed on the occasion of the European Championship.