Foreign teams

On Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 (easter day) April 2020, handball club Jupiter ’76 from Franeker organizes the international handball tournament for the 29th time for the Jupiter Cup. This big tournament will take place in sports complex “De Trije” in Franeker.

This complex has 4 playing fields under one roof and on both days ca. 1.000 players will compete for the famous JupiterCup. The tournament is organized for youth and senior players in 4 age categories and specified in the invitation letter. In 2019, teams from Denmark, Germany, France and of course the Netherlands participated. Both ladies and gentlemen will be played in four age categories:

Category Age
Seniors all ages
Junior A born on or after 01-01-2001
Junior B born on or after 01-01-2003
Junior C born on or after 01-01-2005


Of course we take care in addition to the handball also for entertainment. On Friday the 19th of April there will be a disco-Night that will take place in the sports complex.  Saturday night there will be a Tropical Party in the local swimming pool, this is free for the youth. For adults, the HORECA entrepreneurs provide the necessary entertainment in the centre of Franeker. To conclude the tournament there will be on Sunday evening the award ceremony followed by a sparkling Goodbye Party.

Final point:

It goes without saying that we can’t answer you earlier than seven weeks before the tournament if you can definitely participate in the Jupiter Cup.


Registration for the JupiterCup 2020 is possible until 1 February 2020 at the latest.