The first handball match in Celje was played in 1942. After the World War II, handball became the most popular sport in this Slovenian town. By May 1945, there were already two established teams in Celje: Celje and Olimp.
4,656 (95 per match) Top scorer (s) Katarina Pandza. (68 goals) Best player. Blanka Kajdon. ← Previous. Next →. The 2021 Women's U-19 European Handball Championship was the 13th edition of the European Women's U-19 Handball Championship, and was held in Celje, Slovenia from 8 to 18 July 2021.
2018 European Men's Under-20 Handball Championship. The 2018 European Men's U-20 Handball Championship was the twelfth edition of the European Men's U-20 Handball Championship, held in Celje, Slovenia from 19 to 29 July 2018.
Rokometni klub Celje (English: Celje Handball Club), currently named Celje Pivovarna Laško due to sponsorship reasons, and commonly referred to as RK Celje or simply Celje, is a handball club from Celje, Slovenia. They were the winners of the Champions League in the 2003–04 season, becoming European club champions.
A Wikimédia Commons tartalmaz RK Celje témájú médiaállományokat. A Rokometni klub Celje egy szlovén férfi kézilabdacsapat Celjében. A délszláv állam legsikeresebb kézilabda-alakulata, a maga 23 bajnoki címével és 21 kupagyőzelmével. A csapat legnagyobb sikerét 2004-ben érte el, amikor az EHF-bajnokok ligája trófeáját ...
RK Celje (Rokometni klub Celje Pivovarna Laško) är en handbollsklubb från Celje i Slovenien, grundad 1946.Laget vann EHF Champions League 2004.. Meriter. Slovenska mästare: 19 (1992–2001, 2003–2008, 2010, 2014–2015)
The Slovenian Handball Cup is the top knockout tournament of Slovenian handball. The most successful clubs are Celje and Krim with 21 and 26 titles, respectively.
The town of Celje is located below Upper Celje Castle (407 m or 1,335 ft) at the confluence of the Savinja, Hudinja, Ložnica, and Voglajna rivers in the lower Savinja Valley, and at the crossing of the roads connecting Ljubljana, Maribor, Velenje, and the Central Sava Valley. It lies 238 m (781 ft) above mean sea level (MSL).
Handball was pioneered by young men in local schools with the help of some basketball players. The first pioneers were Miligoj Jarnovič, Pavle Bukovac, and Jože Pukmajster.  In the beginning, the club participated in the Celje regional league.