Rødekro-Aabenraa Handball is a merger club between the local clubs Rødekro and Sydstjernen. Both clubs exist already for almost 100 years. Rødekro-Aabenraa Handball has a strong youth department and thei main goal is to educate and develop young handball players. And not without success! In 2005 the ladies team of Sønderjyske went up to the Toms Liga, which is the highest level in Denmark. With more than 300 youth members the club is one oft he biggest handball clubs in their region.