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Handball at the 2016 Summer Olympics was held from 6 to 21 August 2016 at Future Arena.

Medal TableEdit

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 Denmark Denmark 1 0 0 1
Russia Russia 1 0 0 1
3 France France 0 2 0 2
4 Germany Germany 0 0 1 1
Norway Norway 0 0 1 1

MedalistsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men Denmark Denmark France France Germany Germany
Women Russia Russia France France Norway Norway

StatisticsEdit

  • There were 353 total athletes from 20 countries.
  • Đurđina Jauković was the youngest participant with 19 years and 163 days.
  • Oh Yeong-ran was the oldest participant with 43 years and 334 days.
  • 4 participants were chosen to be a flag bearer at the opening ceremony.
  • Denmark won their first gold medal in handball.
  • France won 2 medals, more than any other nation.
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