WCW #15 – AKA Women Making Racquetball History Now! – Susy Acosta
Susy Acosta ESPN Racquetball

Daily Racquetball’s Women Crush Wednesday Racquetball Influencers! AKA Women Making Racquetball History Now! We will feature another woman making racquetball history every Wednesday. Do you know someone else we should be celebrating with this interview and feature process? Drop us a line on Facebook! ———- Name: Susy Acosta Are you a pro player, coach, association board member, tournament organizer, or racquetball broadcaster AKA why do racquetball players know you? I am a pro player and also a coach. Where do you promote racquetball on social media and the web? Facebook…

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IRF 2018 World Championships Moved to Costa Rica
International Racquetball Federation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE IRF World Championships Moved to Costa Rica June 15, 2018 Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA — The IRF World Championships will be hosted in San José, Costa Rica. Opening Ceremonies will be held on August 10th with competition ending August 18th. “We are very excited to host the World Championships,” said Marcelo Gómez, President of Costa Rica Racquetball. “We will make every effort to ensure that this will be a great event for players, delegates, and all who are involved.” IRF Secretary General Luke St. Onge was delighted…

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2018 Canadian National Champions Crowned In Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Racquetball Canada

Racquetball Canada National Championships University of Winnipeg Duckworth Centre Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada 5/20/2018 – 5/26/2018 Congratulations to Jennifer Saunders and Samuel Murray on their national championships wins in both Singles and Doubles this week in Winnipeg. Tournament results: http://www.r2sports.com/website/event-results.asp?TID=22213 Jennifer on the right, with her doubles partner Frederique Lambert. Samuel on the right, with his doubles partner Coby Iwassa.

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Tube Tuesday – Channel 5
International Racquetball Federation

Tube Tuesday! Every Tuesday, we will post a link to a YouTube Channel that promotes racquetball! We will alternate between official tour/association channels with private channels. Want to be featured? Drop us a note! This week we feature the International Racquetball Federation and their 350 videos from international competitions. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYfW2mlF48bjxaH5Si18_6A/videos

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Pro Racquetball Stats Mexican Nationals Women’s Open Preview
Pro Racquetball Stats

Pro Racquetball Stats published this article on Facebook on February 22, 2018. ———- Mexican Nationals Women’s Open Preview http://www.r2sports.com/tourney/home.asp?TID=24713 Mexican Nationals are already underway, with the Men starting Wednesday 2/21 (with my preview for that draw running yesterday). The Women’s draw essentially looks like a LPRT pro event at the top, so we know its a solid tournament with lots of talent. There’s 20 players in the draw; here’s projections for some possible quarter final match-ups: – #1/#8: Paola Longoria – Denisse Maldonado, who has to beat Delia Aguilar to…

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Pro Racquetball Stats Mexican Nationals Men’s Open Preview
Pro Racquetball Stats

Pro Racquetball Stats published this article on Facebook on February 21, 2018. ———- Mexican Nationals Men’s Open Preview http://www.r2sports.com/tourney/home.asp?TID=24713 for the draws. Mexican Nationals are already underway, starting today Wednesday 2/21 and running til Sunday. I’ve missed some early matches, but here’s a preview of perhaps the best amateur singles tournament in existence today. A huge draw for the Men’s Open: no less than 40 players, which is larger than any IRT event this season outside the US Open, larger than any WRT event from this year or last, and…

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The Irish Junior Open
Racquetball Association of Ireland

The Irish Junior Open will be held on Saturday 3rd March in Ballinrobe & Castlebar Co Mayo. There will be singles competition for boys 7 girls at Under 9, 11, 13, 15, 17 & 19. The club with the most points will be presented the Aisling Hynes Cup (holders Galmoy) Closing date for entries is Monday 26th February. Enter Online at http://www.racquetball.ie/irish-junior-open.html The Junior All Ireland Championships will be held on Sat 7th April.

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The Olympic Channel Hosts Three Matches From The 2017 World Junior Championships
Olympic Channel

On February 19th, the Olympic Channel started hosting 3 racquetball matches from the International Racquetball Federation‘s 2017 Junior World Championships held in Minneapolis, Minnesota. IRF Junior World Championships Highlights M 18U https://www.olympicchannel.com/en/playback/irf-junior-world-championships-highlights-m-18u/ IRF Junior World Championships Highlights M 16U https://www.olympicchannel.com/en/playback/irf-junior-world-championships-highlights-m-16u/ IRF Junior World Championships Highlights W 18U https://www.olympicchannel.com/en/playback/irf-junior-world-championships-highlights-w-18u/ Show them some love by watching these videos in their entirety! (These are match highlights, so you won’t invest more than 10 minutes in each one.)

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Joe & Majella Tops at Kingscourt & Ulster Open
Racquetball Association of Ireland

Local hero Joe Dillion proved too strong for all the rest at the Kingscourt & Ulster Open. Dillon made a splendid comeback to the sport in winning the Mens Open Singles He defeated Michael O`Loan (Queens, Belfast) in the final 15-11, 15-11. Majella Haverty (Castlebar) won the Women’s Singles final with a 2 – nil win over Donna Ryder of Newport 15-10, 15-6. Other singles winners were Michael Barrett (Mitchelstown) Mens C/D Singles, Barry Kavanagh (Galmoy) Mens Novice Singles, Brendan McArdle(Aughamullen) Mens Novice B Singles, Joe Devenney (Ballinrobe) 40+ Singles…

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Federación Mexicana de Raquetbol Has 260 Players Registered For National Event
Mexican National Racquetball Selection Tournament

A los participantes del Campeonato Nacional http://www.r2sports.com/tourney/home.asp?TID=24713 LA FEDERACIÓN MEXICANA DE RAQUETBOL, A. C. Y EN COLABORACIÓN CON INSTITUTO CHIHUAHUENSE DEL DEPORTE CONVOCAN AL CAMPEONATO NACIONAL SELECTIVO DE PRIMERA FUERZA, MASTER Y JUVENIL 2018. ESTE EVENTO ES EL SELECTIVO PARA INTEGRAR AL EQUIPO QUE NOS REPRESENTARÁ EN: COPA PANAMERICANA Y JUEGOS CENTROAMERICANOS Y DEL CARIBE. LAS CATEGORIAS OPEN SINGLES EN AMBAS RAMAS, EL PRIMERO Y SEGUNDO LUGAR, ASI COMO LAS PAREJA CAMPEONA DE DOBLES OPEN VARONIL, QUEDARAN SELECCIONADOS PARA ASISTIR A LA COPA PANAMERICANA Y JUEGOS CENTROAMERICANOS Y DEL CARIBE….

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