Welcome to San Francisco CalHeat

logo_smallSan Francisco CalHeat (SF CalHeat) is an amateur Team Handball Club based in the San Francisco Bay Area. The club consists of both Men’s and Women’s teams that compete at the highest amateur level in the United States. The teams consist of players from age 15 to 40+ from many different cultural backgrounds, but all living in the greater San Francisco Bay area.
As an amateur club, we do not have team sponsorship and each player is responsible for their own expenses associated with travel and competition.
Although, we intend on developing a group responsible for pursuing sponsorship opportunities with the intent of raising funds to cover equipment and uniform costs, as well as competition fees.

San Francisco CalHeat has a great tradition of Team Handball success at the National Level in the United States. The Men’s team won the US National Championship in 1984-86 and 1990, a silver medal in 1987 and a bronze medal in 1996, 2001 and 2002.
The Women’s team has won the gold medal in 2003 and 2006, the silver medal in 1997-98 and 2004-05, and the bronze medal in 1995-96. Several former US Olympians and US National team members have played for the CalHeat.

CalHeat is also involved with the development of youth Team Handball players by supporting the Centerville Jr. High Team Handball club with coaching and refereeing.

We are always looking for individuals interested in joining our club, including players, coaches and volunteers. Our Vision for this club is to expand our structure to where we have a development feeder system consisting of Jr. and Sr. High School programs that would feed into youth teams (14-16, 16-18, 18-21 yr old), a Senior Division II team and a Senior Division I team.

If you are guest on this site, please sign our guestbook. We like to know from where you are and if you like team handball as much as we do. Or you can become a member on this site. Being a member gives you a lot of advantages. You get actual news around our club and you can use our forums and Instant messaging to contact other CalHeat members.

Please also find us on:

Facebook: www.facebook.com/CalHeat

Youtube: www.youtube.com/user/calheathandball

Twitter: twitter.com/calheat

Important Note: Effective 08/12/2011, SF CalHeat became a non-profit organisation exempt from Federal income tax under section 501 {c} (3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Contributions to us are deductible under section 170 of the Code. We are also qualified to receive tax deductible bequests, devises, transfers or gifts under section 2055, 2106 or 2522 of the Code.