Podcast (Episode 57): Preview of Men’s 2019 NORCA Beach Handball Championships with USA Coach, Michael Hinson

Team USA’s Beach Handball Specialist/Reality TV show Icon, Jacobo Garcia, and the rest of Team USA are ready to take the gold.















The 2019 North American and Caribbean Beach Handball Championships will start today (Thursday, 11 July)  in Trinidad & Tobago.  USA Men’s coach, Michael Hinson called in from Trinidad last night to talk about their preparation, the USA Men’s roster and their competition at the tournament.

Tournament Live Stream: Link

USA Men’s and Women’s Roster Announcement: Link

Tournament Groups
Group A: USA, Barbados, Haiti, Trinidad & Tobago, Dominica
Group B: Mexico, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, St Kitts & Nevis

USA Men’s Schedule (All times are Local / US ET)

Thursday, 11 July
10:30 AM USA vs Barbados
3:30 PM USA vs Haiti

Friday, 12 July
10:30 AM USA vs Trinidad & Tobago
1:00 PM USA vs Dominica

(Note:  The format for the Men’s competition has the top 2 teams from each group qualifying for the semifinals.  Teams placing 3rd to 5th will play consolation matches.)

Saturday, 13 July
TBD Semifinal

Sunday, 14 July
TBD Placing Match

USA Beach Handball Links
Website: Link
Facebook: Link
Twitter: Link
Instagram: Link

During the podcast, Michael and I talked about Jacobo Garcia’s 2nd place finish on the Telemundo Reality TV show Exatlon.  Here’s a few links:

Jacobo Garcia on Telemundo show Exatlon: Link
Jacobo Garcia Instagram: Link