Handball Canada President elected new IHF Development Chair

November 11, 2017


It was a historic weekend for international handball at the XXXVl IHF Congress in Turkey as Handball Canada President, Raquel Pedercini, was elected by the International Handball Federation delegates as the new Chairperson of the IHF Development Committee. She won the vote by a 72-54 count and will now serve a four year term where she will oversee the committee responsible for development of handball worldwide.

Raquel becomes the first ever woman elected as Chair in any position in the IHF. We congratulate her on this historic achievement and welcome a new era of handball development at the IHF.