The Story of Wales' First National Sport

Kevin Dicks

A refreshing look at the sport of Handball; which can be fairly claimed at Wales' first national sport. It was played extensively before the rise of modern team sports in Wales. B&W photos.
Date Published :
June 2017
Publisher :
Y Lolfa
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Binding : Paperback
ISBN : 9781784613761
Pages : 280
Stock Status : Out of stock. Available in 6-8 weeks


A history of the sport Handball, which has been beloved by the Welsh for over two centuries. Welsh player/official Kevin Dicks' meticulous research traces the long history of this folk sport from its medieval churchyard roots, through its glory years in the 18th and 19th centuries to its modernization today.

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