The Koninklijke Nederlandse Kaats Bond (KNKB) invites all the countries who are members of the CIJB International Handball Federation to participate with a team of players, both men and women, in the 2012 World Handball Championships, in the city of Franeker, province Fryslân, in the north of Holland.
The World Championships will be played from Sunday August 26th up to and including Saturday September the 1st 2012. The World Handball Championships consists of 6 tournaments, 4 for the men and 2 for the women. It will be the first time that women will have participated in a CIJB World Handball Championship. In 2010 women also paricipated for the first time in the CIJB European Championships in the sport of One Wall Handball.
The organization needs to know in advance how many countries want to participate, which of the tournaments each country intend to participate in and please also give an indication of the number of people, men and women, who will make up your delegation.