Pictures from the European Championships 2017 are Online
European Racquetball Federation

Great pics from the EURO 2017 Professional pictures and some awesome action shots from the 19th European Championships in The Hague, Netherlands are now online at https://goo.gl/v6MJBy. Thanks to Ken Fife, racquetball player and professional photographer from the US, but currently residing in Vienna, Austria, for accepting the invitation to come to The Hague and cover the action and for giving us great material to showcase and market the greatest sport on earth. Over 10.000 pics were taken during the competition days.

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Stars of the sport fire at Australian Open Racquetball Championships
Australian Open Racquetball

Racquetball is played a bit differently in Australia. Usually played on a squash court, but still with racquetball racquets and balls, the games are played to 21. Stars of the sport fire at Australian Open Racquetball Championships Published October 15, 2017 by The Border Mail http://www.bordermail.com.au/story/4988655/stars-of-the-sport-fire-at-australian-open-racquetball-championships The undisputed king of racquetball Cam White won his 16th open men’s singles Australian Open Racquetball Championship title in Albury on the weekend. White overcame a major scare to defeat Rex Hedrick, 21-8, 19-21, 21-11 to continue his dominance of the sport. Tournament favourite…

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Late-starter Downey making her mark in international racquetball
Racquetball Ireland Connacht Tribune 2017

Reported in the Connacht Tribune October 13, 2017. MOYCULLEN’S Olivia Downey has some story to tell. For years, Downey was just a ‘social’ racquetball player who loved nothing more than a good old-fashioned chin-wag when the weekly Wednesday session came around. Jump forward to 2017 and the 39-year-old has undergone a radical sporting transformation. In addition to being crowned the All-Ireland intermediate singles and doubles champion earlier this year, she also claimed three medals at the 19th European Senior Racquetball Championships last month. Given where she has come from, Downey’s…

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The European Racquetball Federation Introduces The 2017 European Champion
European Racquetball Federation

The 19th ERF European Championships was held in The Hague, Netherlands. The event was held at the Westvliet Fitness- & Racketclub in The Hague. The date for the EURO 2017 was 13th-16th September 2017. Introducing our champion: Johnny O’Keeney Johnny O’Keeney (Ireland) was crowned European Champion in Men’s Singles. In the finals he beat Arno Schmitz (Germany). Time to get to know our new champion. Name, age: Johnny O’Keeney, 27 years old. Club: Playing since 2001; playing at the Fermoy Racquetball Club.

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The International Racquetball Federation Updates Their Match Playlist For The World Senior Championships
International Racquetball Federation

The International Racquetball Federation has updated their match playlist on their YouTube Channel for the 2017 World Senior Championships which took place in Albuquerque, New Mexico at the end of August and beginning of September.

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Racquetball Canada Names National Teams
Racquetball Canada

http://myemail.constantcontact.com/Racquetball-Canada-Names-National-Teams—Racquetball-Canada-d-signe-ses–quipes-nationales.html?soid=1121390953925&aid=dOs-s9_AVCY   Le texte Français suit   Racquetball Canada Names National Teams Winnipeg, September 27, 2017 – Racquetball Canada is pleased to announce its national teams for the 2017 / 2018 season. Team selection is based on results from two national team selection events and the Canadian Championships held in the previous season.  Racquetball Canada names athletes to an elite team and a development team based on rankings from those events. Most of the national elite team members are veteran athletes with a history of success at the national and international…

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