Official Handball results from the Atlanta 1996 Olympics. Full list of gold, silver and bronze medallists as well as photos and videos of medal-winning moments.
Find out who took home gold, silver and bronze in 1996. Official results of the handball handball men event at the Atlanta Summer Olympics.
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Handball at the 1996 Summer Olympics; Tournament details; Host country USA: Dates: 24 July-4 August: Teams: 20 (from 4 confederations) Venue(s) 2 (in 1 host city) Final positions; Champions Croatia (men) Denmark (women) Runner-up Sweden (men) South Korea (women) Third place Spain (men) Hungary (women) Fourth place France (men) Norway (women) ←
1996 Men's Olympic handball tournament; Tournament details; Host country United States: Dates: 24 July – 4 August: Teams: 12: Venue(s) Georgia Dome Final Georgia World Congress Center: Final positions; Champions Croatia (1st title) Runner-up Sweden: Third place Spain: Fourth place France: Tournament statistics; Matches: 38: Goals scored: 1822 (47.95 per match) Attendance
The men's handball tournament at the 1996 Summer Olympics was contested by twelve teams divided in two groups, with the top two proceeding to the semifinals and the bottom four proceeding to placement matches.
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1996 Olympic Team. Not in order of photo: Derek Brown, Gregory Caccia, Yaro Dachniwsky, David DeGraaf, Robert Dunn, Denny Fercho, Joe Fitzgerald, Tom Fitzgerald ...
The Croatian men turn heads with some fantastic handball performances at the Atlanta 1996 Summer Olympic Games.Athletes featured in this video :CROATIA Team,...
1970-04-08 Derek D. Brown, American team handball right wing (Olympics 1996), born in Washington, D.C. 1970-12-13 George Van Os Jr, team handball left back (Olympics 1996), born in Houston, Texas; 1971-03-26 Dave DeGraaf, American team handball player (Olympics, 1996), born in Spring Arbor, Michigan
The social nucleus of the 1996 Games remains that for downtown Atlanta today. Transformed from a blighted district, Centennial Olympic Park served as the central gathering spot for Olympics visitors; while at night, the park squirmed with locals and so many guests enjoying music and the overall energy inherent in hosting the planet.