The Racquetball Blog Discusses Sunday results from 2017 IRF World Junior Racquetball Championships
The Racquetball Blog

The Racquetball Blog is one of the very few independent sources for racquetball tournament previews and reviews. Follow The Racquetball Blog on Facebook and Twitter and Blogspot. This article appeared on November 5, 2017. ————- We’re midway through day one of the 29th International Racquetball Federation (IRF) World Junior Racquetball Championships in Minneapolis, Minnesota at Lifetime Fitness Target Center, and we have the results so far for you below. Perhaps the most interesting group is Group A of the U18 Girl’s Singles, which has Stefanny Barrios (Bolivia), Jordan Cooperrider (USA),…

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The Racquetball Blog Discusses Day 1 Preview of IRF 2017 World Juniors
The Racquetball Blog

The Racquetball Blog is one of the very few independent sources for racquetball tournament previews and reviews. Follow The Racquetball Blog on Facebook and Twitter and Blogspot. This article appeared on November 5, 2017. ————- The 29th International Racquetball Federation (IRF) World Junior Racquetball Championships begins Sunday in Minneapolis, Minnesota with a total field of 201 players from 13 countries. The USA has the most players with 46, followed by Costa Rica with 26, and Mexico with 25 and Bolivia with 23. The competition has two parts, like the World…

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Racquetball Canada’s Junior National Team set to Compete 
Racquetball Canada

Racquetball Canada’s Junior National Team set to Compete    Link Winnipeg, November 4, 2017 – Racquetball Canada’s Junior National Team has arrived in Minneapolis where they will be competing in the International Racquetball Federation Junior World Championships. The championship tournament runs from November 5 to 11.   Eleven athletes from across Canada will be competing in singles and doubles events in the U14, U16 and U18 age divisions. Team members were selected based on results at the 2017 Canadian Junior Championships held in Leamington earlier this year.    Team Canada…

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The Racquetball Blog Discusses Preview of 29th IRF World Junior Racquetball Championships
The Racquetball Blog

The Racquetball Blog is one of the very few independent sources for racquetball tournament previews and reviews. Follow The Racquetball Blog on Facebook and Twitter and Blogspot. This article appeared on November 4, 2017. ————- The 29th International Racquetball Federation (IRF) World Junior Racquetball Championships will begin Sunday in Minneapolis, Minnesota. There are 13 countries represented this year. Mexico, Bolivia and USA have been the countries to beat the last few year’s, and we expect that to be the case this year as well. The competition has three days of…

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XXIX 2017 Junior World Racquetball Championship Blogs – Day 2
USA Racquetball Junior National Team 2017

Day 2 of the USA Racquetball XXIX 2017 Junior World Racquetball Championship Blogs has been published by Cheryl Kirk. Originally published on November 4, 2017. ———- US Junior Team — Blog #2 Saturday, November 4, 2017       Greetings from Minneapolis! What a fortunate turn of events that, after a jam-packed day, the time changes tonight and we are afforded an extra hour of rest!   Before Opening Ceremonies this afternoon, the entire delegation arrived at the club at 5:00 pm for group photos. After a spirited exhibition match involving Mauro Rojas (the…

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XXIX 2017 Junior World Racquetball Championship Blogs
2017 USA Racquetball Junior National Team Training

Day 1 of the USA Racquetball XXIX 2017 Junior World Racquetball Championship Blogs has been published by Cheryl Kirk. Originally published on November 4, 2017. ———- XXVIIII 2017 Junior World Racquetball Championship Blogs Minneapolis, MN November 5-11, 2017 Team USA Challenge Donation Link US Junior Team Blog #1 Friday, November 3, 2017 Welcome to the first of nine (or ten, if you’re lucky) Daily Blogs that are designed to make you feel like you’re right here in Minneapolis with the 46 players representing the USA at the IRF World Junior…

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Raquetbol boliviano competirá con 23 jugadores en el mundial en Minneapolis
2017 IRT Junior World Championships

This article was originally published on November 3, 2017. ———- Una delegación de 23 raquetbolistas bolivianos viajaron ayer con destino a la ciudad de Minneapolis, estado de Minesota (Estados Unidos), donde a partir del 5 de noviembre participará en el Mundial de la categoría Junior (damas y varones), bajo el control de la Federación Internacional de Raquetbol. La Federación Boliviana de Raquetbol (Febora) dio a conocer la nómina oficial de los seleccionados. Los raquetbolistas ganaron un lugar dentro del equipo luego del rendimiento que tuvieron a lo largo del año…

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Marco Arnoldi Returns As New President Of Racquetball Italia
2017 Marco Arnoldi Racquetball Italia

As reported by the European Racquetball Federation on November 1, 2017. ———- Former ERF Vice President Marco Arnoldi has been recently elected as “new” President of Racquetball Italia. Marco is the founding father of Italian Racquetball as we know it today and has already served as it’s President from 2007-2013. He follows Pierro Landa who was unable to serve for another term as President due to job related commitments. With the new President in office, dates for the Italian tournaments have been scheduled for the new season as well. Besides…

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Ready to make a ‘racquet’ for Canada
Riley Sommerville Racquetball Canada Langley Times

Ready to make a ‘racquet’ for Canada Langley’s Riley Sommerville representing Canada at world junior racquetball championships Article published by the Langley Times on October 31, 2017. ———- Make no mistake about it, Riley Sommerville does not like to lose, nor does she expect to. Sure, Sommerville may say all the right things about how she is excited for the opportunity to represent Canada and use this is a learning experience since she is younger than her competition. But mention winning and losing, and the 12-year-old’s face breaks into a…

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