École Handsworth Secondary
North Vancouver School District

Team Tryouts for the 2019 - 2020 School Year
Students who are interested in playing rugby, football, girls soccer and/or other sports offered in the Spring are encouraged to check HERE for the latest team tryout information.

Senior Girls Basketball

The FIRST Vancouver SEA-to-SKY CHAMPS after defeating John Oliver 72-53!   Special recognition to Samantha M, 1st Team All Star and Francesca R, Tournament MVP.   The Seniors are off to Provincials - GO ROYALS!

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Senior Boys Basketball
Won the 52nd annual Bedford Road Invitational Tournament (BRIT) in Saskatoon defeating excellent teams from across Western Canada.
Handsworth is proud of our boys character and grit!
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Senior Boys Soccer
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​For winning the BRONZE MEDAL at the Provincial Championships on November 23, 2019!  An outstanding season was capped off with a dramatic penalty kick victory!  Well done team!  GO ROYALS! GO ROYALS!

Senior Girls Field Hockey Win THIRD Straight Provincial Championship!

Field Hockey Girls Senior Provincial Win Nov 2019.jpgCONGRATULATIONS to our Senior Girls Field Hockey Team who won their 3rd straight championship on Friday, November 15, 2019.  Way to go Ladies - Handsworth is proud!

Senior Girls Field Hockey
Congratulations!  On March 14, 2019 the Senior Girls Field Hockey Team was awarded the TOP ATHLETIC NORTH SHORE TEAM AWARD!

Senior Girls Field Hockey
Congratulations to the Senior Girls Field Hockey Team for their repeat performance as AAA Provincial Champions!  They shutout all competition right through to the final game.  Congratulations!

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Junior Girls Volleyball
Congratulations to the Junior Girls Volleyball team for coming up from behind and winning the Vancouver and District Championship Tournament, Thursday, November 15!
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Senior Girls Field Hockey

Senior Girls Field Hockey win Bridgman Cup at UVIC for third straight year on Sunday, October 7th, 2018!

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Senior Girls Field Hockey
Senior Girls Field Hockey win Polar bear cup for third straight year on Sunday, Sept 16th, 2018!

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Track and Field

Congratulations on winning the HSSSAA title as the AAA Track and Field Champions at Swangard Stadium on May 15, 2018.  This has not happened since the early 1980s!  Way to go Royals!  Good luck at Provincials!

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Senior Boys Basketball

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Congratulations to the Senior Boys Basketball Team who are the 2018 AAAA Howe Sound Champions!  They have qualified for the  2018 BC High School Provincial Tournament at the Langley Events Centre, March 7 to 10.  2018 BC High School AAAA Boys Basketball Tournament

Junior Boys Basketball

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Congratulations to the Handsworth Jr Boys Basketball team for winning the Vancouver & Districts Championship on Friday, February 16th over #1 seeded Burnaby South 66-60.

Senior Girls Basketball

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Handsworth Senior Girls finished their season playing in the Crehan Cup.  It was a great season thanks to a hard-working and supportive team (and their families) and an awesome coach (Kevin) & manager (Jodi)!

KAYLA OXLAND has been voted by the BC University Coaching quintet as Varsity Letters' 2017 B.C. High School Girls Volleyball Player of the Year.

Read more about Kayla Oxland 2017 B.C. High School Girls Volleyball Player of the Year


NO Regrets Basketball Tournament - School Spirit Day, Thursday, December 7, 2017

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Senior Girls Volleyball

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Senior Girls Volleyball

On their Silver Medal Finish at the AAAA Provincial Championships!!!  Winning Quarter and Semi-Final games against the most competitive field of teams in many years, the team went all out to secure their sport in the Championship game.  It was an impressive season overall, with North Shore and Vancouver & District Gold wins, and Silver at the Provincials.  Congratulations to every member for your achievements this season.  Well Done Royals!


Senior Girls Field Hockey

Congratulations to our fabulous Senior Girls Field Hockey team who went undefeated to win the PROVINCIAL CHAMPIONSHIP.  Congratulations ladies you are truly the class of the field hockey work and show such grace under pressure.  They would like to thank all the students who came to both the Pep Rally and to cheer them on in the Banner game this season.

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Senior Girls Volleyball

Congratulations to our Senior Girls Volleyball team on their success securing the Championship position at this past weekend's Vancouver and District Finals!  Digging deeply - all member of the team contributed!  Good luck at Provincials - GO ROYALS!

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Senior Girls Volleyball

Congratulations to our Senior Girls Volleyball team on winning the North Shore Championship against Carson Graham on Wednesday, November 8th.  With lots of action on both sides of the net - both teams are to be commended!  Way to go ROYALS!

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Senior Girls Field Hockey

Handsworth Senior Girls Field Hockey go undefeated in their second straight win at prestigious Bridgman Cup Tournament, October 6 in Victoria.

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Senior Girls Volleyball

The Senior Girls Volleyball Team bring home 1st place at the UBCO Tournament October 21, 2017.  Placing at the top of 40 teams!

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Congratulations to our Senior Girls Volleyball Team!  For their success at the UBC Tournament September 23.  Winning 7 of 8 matches straight and a spot in the Gold Medal round, the team is to be commended!  GO ROYALS GO!



The Handsworth Royals' athletic department is proud of its programs, which are rich in tradition, leaving a legacy of excellence in both participation and competition.

Please contact our Athletic Director, Rameses Langston, rlangston@sd44.ca if you have any questions about our Athletics Programs
Call out for Coaches & Volunteers!!

Hello Parents and Guardians in the Handsworth Community!

Handsworth Athletics is looking for committed, capable, and energetic adults to fill a variety of coaching vacancies for the upcoming spring season.
If you are interested, please contact the Handsworth Athletic Coordinator, Rameses Langston, at rlangston@sd44.ca
If you are aware of other potential volunteers, please send that information to the Athletic Coordinator as well and we can contact those people to gauge interest.
Thank you so much for your continued support of Handsworth Athletics.
Rameses Langston


Please see "Registration Forms" on the left side of this page for Athletic Forms.

Please see "Facility Schedule" Link on left side of this page, then click on gym schedule attachment to see this weeks practices & scheduled gym times. Schedules will be updated on a weekly basis.  
Please note team game schedules are posted on North Shore Secondary Sports​ website. Click to go directly to website.
Concussion Awareness and Training Tools for Parents and Coaches (http://ppc.cattonline.com/learning-tool/)

 Coaches/Managers Please Note regarding Expenses   Team Expenses Addendum.pdf


Impressive results from Charlie Dannatt over the weekend at the BC Track Championships. He won the 1500m seniors race and smashed a 42 year old record in the 3000m! He has created quite a buzz in the media, see links below. 

Interested in playing field hockey in the fall? Please join us on Tuesday, June 6th at 1pm in the small gym for a team meeting and information session. All players from both Senior & Junior teams and anyone interested in playing are encouraged to attend.
It will be quick and the only way we can update contact information so you can be notified as things evolve through the summer.
If you are unable to make it please ask a teammate to sign in for you with your contact information.

 Mountain Bike Team: Please return jerseys to the main office asap.

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The Senior Boys Basketball Team beat Sentinel on Feb 23 71-47 in a sudden death final for the North Shore Howe Sound AAAA banner. They will now head off to provincials March 8th - 11th. See link below. Great job boys, and awesome HSS school spirit all week!  League MVP's were Handsworth's  Ben Grant & Sentinel's  Andrew Davis. Handsworth players selected for the 2nd All Star Team were Blake McLean & Amir Hajisafar 1st All Star Team were Ben Grant & Stanley Choo.
Howe Sound MVP was Amir Hajisafar  Team All Stars were Ben Grant & Blake McLean. Congratulations to all & Good luck in Provincials!
Photos courtesy of Blair Shier
Why we need High School Football : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=go1-okBq3LU
Bantam Boys Basketball Website Link:  https://my44.sd44.ca/group/lnpykj1/Pages/default.aspx 

If you were missed on our email communication and would like to play in our games please let us know. Everyone is welcome!
Male Grads from 2011 and earlier - contact Cam Mowat at Cameron.Mowat@bdc.ca
Male Grads from 2012-2014 - contact Vivian Martin at martins@shaw.ca
Female Grads from any year - contact Lexie Flatt at aflatt@shaw.ca