Abstract. Methodological features of technical training, especially the initial training of throw technique were considered for handball players aged 6-7 years. The effectiveness proved for use of preparatory and leading exercises at initial training of technique throws. It was recommended to use the game method in the educational process of the experimental group of handball players at the sports and recreational phase of long-term preparation.
Key words: handball, sports and health training stage, throws ball, outdoor games, and fitness indicators.