Anagennisi Artas is a Greek football club, based in Arta,in the North-West part of Greece. The emblem of the team depicts the historical bridge of Arta. The club was established in 1960 from the union between local Arta clubs Panambrakikos(1928), Aetos(1948)and Olympiacos(1957). The colours of club are BLACK-WHITE. The fans were never under a strong organization. They used to form various groups like "black cannibals" or black knights" but nothing official. There is no official fan club. The club has nurtured many great football players in the past such as Antonis Nikopolidis, Giorgos Vaitsis, Sotiris Balafas, and others.Arta fans have brotherhood with Palermo fans.

Anagennisi has not only a football team.

The club is well known mostly for its successful women's handball team. It was founded in 1987. Since then it has won: - 12 national championships (1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006) - 10 national cups (1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008) The men's handball team isn't so successful. It plays in the second league for years.

The volleyball team was founded in 1980. It never managed to play the lead in a high level. However, it has won several titles in lower divisions both in men and women.

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