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  • First handball program for children with disabilities in Croatia

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About Us

HandbALL IN ( Moje pravo na rukomet in Croatian) is the first handball program for children and youth with disabilities founded by former Croatian Handball National Team player Maida Arslanagić who is also one of the coaches.

Several former handball players are involved in the organization but also many other reputable athletes and clubs support the program. Handball players such us Vlado Šola, Jakov Gojun, Igor Vori, Vesna Milanović Litre, Andrea Lekić, Sladjana Pop-Lazić, Handball Club Lokomotiva Zagreb, Handball Club PPD Zagreb, former football player Mario Stanić, Football Club Dinamo Zagreb, rowers Damir Martin and Mario Vekić, Basketball Club Cibona Zagreb, paraolympians Anđela Mužinić and Kristijan Vincetić, to name a few.

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OUR AMBASSADORS

Domagoj Duvnjak

the world's best handball player, playing in THW Kiel

Domagoj Duvnjak

the world's best handball player, playing in THW Kiel

„Sport has a big impact on child's development. I am very happy to be a part of this program and help encourage and promote the participation of persons with disabilities in sporting activities.”

Jelena Grubišić

former Croatian national team goalkeeper, playing in CSM Bucharest

Jelena Grubišić

former Croatian national team goalkeeper, playing in CSM Bucharest

„I am a big fan of the program from the very beginning so I am really happy that I became a part of the team. I enjoy watching the children train with so much enthusiasm. Looking forward to our new
adventures on the handball court.”

Objective

Create equal opportunities for children and youth with disabilities through handball and sports in general

Mission

Inclusion of children and youth with disabilities in community recreational activities

Vision

To enhance life-skills, creativity, socialization and inclusion for children and youth with disabilities through handball and sport

Sport has no limits!

The limits are only based on our perception and mindset. Through this program we tend to point out the importance of positive attitude and mindset which is the key to overcoming all obstacles one may face in life.

OUR TEAM

Maida Arslanagić

Maida Arslanagić

Maida is a former Croatian Handball National Team player, a master in Speech and Language Pathology and Sports Business Management and a licensed handball coach. After her professional career she combined her two passions, sports and children. She transferred her experience working with children to sports courts and workshops, developing new projects and activities for children and children with disabilities. She is the founder of first handball program for children with disabilities in Croatia.

Ivanka Momčilović

Ivanka Momčilović

Ivanka is a former Croatian Handball National Team player and our training coordinator. She is studying to be a handball coach at the Facultaty of Sports in Zagreb. From the very beginning she joined our little family as a volunteer, one of the Training Assistants. As the time went by she got more involved in the program and became an important part of it.

Training Assistants

Training Assistants

Training Assistants are volunteers who help and assist the children and coaches. They ensure
individual support if needed and help create an inclusive environment on handball court.

  • Tatjana Golubović - former volleyball player, volleyball coach
  • Nina Birolla Nikolić - elementary school teacher
  • Milan Šteković Šutić - handball coach
  • Sandra Vizintin - former volleyball player
  • Vesna Milanović Litre - former handball player, finance administrator
  • Ana Zebić - former basketball player, strength and conditioning coach
  • Lucia Žudić - Speech and Language Pathology student
  • Mihaela Jakopović - Educational Rehabilitation student

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Our program is free of charge and everyone involved in the organization of the program
are volunteers.
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Wire Transfer Information

  • Organization: Sportsko rekreativno drustvo Maars
  • Bank name: Privredna Banka Zagreb
  • Address: Radnicka cesta 50, 10 000 Zagreb, Croatia
  • IBAN: HR92 2340 0091 1110 7818 6
  • SWIFT: PBZGHR2X
  • Please e-mail handball@handball-in.com when the wire is initiated.

Thank you for your support and donation!

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Membership fee is 15 EUR incl.

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  • Meeting the ambassadors
  • Regular program updates

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    Bank: Privredna Banka Zagreb, Radnička cesta 50
    IBAN: HR92 2340 0091 1110 7818 6
    SWIFT: PBZGHR2X