IHF World Outdoor Handball Championship

Men’s Tournament

NationGold
West Germany3
Germany2
Sweden1
East Germany1
YearHostGoldScoreSilver
1977RomaniaYugoslavia16–13Soviet Union
1979YugoslaviaSoviet UnionNo playoffsEast Germany
1981CanadaSoviet UnionNo playoffsYugoslavia
1983FranceSoviet Union22–17East Germany
1985South KoreaSoviet Union27–24South Korea
1987DenmarkSoviet Union24–15Denmark
1989NigeriaSoviet Union26–23South Korea
1991FranceSoviet Union26–25South Korea
1993BulgariaRussia24–17Bulgaria
1995BrazilRomania28–24Denmark
1997Ivory CoastDenmark29–26Russia
1999ChinaRomania25–20Lithuania
2001HungaryRussia29–27Hungary
2003MacedoniaRussia26–24Hungary
2005Czech RepublicRussia30–25Norway
2008MacedoniaGermany
Dirk Leun
23–22
Gwon Han-na (KOR)
Denmark
2010South KoreaNorway30–21
Lee Eun-bi (KOR)
Russia
2012Czech RepublicSweden29–22
Lee Hyo-Jin (KOR)
France
2014CroatiaSouth Korea34–27
Lee Hyo-jin (KOR)
Russia
2016RussiaDenmark32–28
Yaroslava Frolova (Russia)
Russia
2018HungaryHungary28–22
Song Hye-soo (South Korea)
Norway
2020Romania
2022Slovenia
2024North Macedonia

Women’s Tournament

NationGold
Romania2
Hungary1
YearHostGoldScoreSilver
1949HungaryHungaryRound-robinAustria
1956West GermanyRomania6–5West Germany
1960NetherlandsRomania10–2Austria