ŽRK Vardar

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ЖРК Вардар
ŽRK Vardar
WHC Vardar
Full name Ženski rakometen klub
Vardar Skopje
Founded 1961
Arena Jane Sandanski, Skopje
Capacity 5,000
President Gordana Naceva
Head coach Indira Kastratović
League Skopsko Super League
2014–15 Skopsko Super League, 1st
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Official site

ŽRK Vardar (WHC Vardar) (Macedonian: ЖРК Вардар) is a Macedonian women's handball club from Skopje. The team currently competes in the Macedonian women's First League of Handball and in the Women's EHF Champions League.


Until Kometal Gjorče Petrov officially stopped working, Vardar was the only other club to win any title in any of the competitions in Macedonia by winning the 1994 Macedonian Cup. In 2012/2013 season with the arrival of the new sponsor and sporting director Sergej Samsonenko along with some new players, the team started to achieve more positive results and won its first league title.

It competes for the first time in EHF Champions League.


Semifinalists: 2013–14
Winners (2): 1994, 2014
Winners (2): 2013, 2014

Current squad[edit]

Squad for the 2014–15 season[1]

Technical staff[edit]

  • Republic of Macedonia Head Coach: Indira Kastratovic
  • Slovenia Assistant coach: Uros Bregar
  • Poland Coach consultant: Kim Rasmussen
  • Serbia Conditioning Coach: Nenad Njaradi
  • Republic of Macedonia President: Gordana Naceva
  • Republic of Macedonia Director: Ana Mihajlovska

Kit manufacturers[edit]


  1. ^ "Ekipa [Team]" (in Macedonian). ŽRK Vardar official website. Retrieved 18 October 2014. 

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