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

Read More

Tube Tuesday – Channel 4
Enlighten Racquetball

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! Enlighten Racquetball follows in the footsteps of Racquetball Tim (featured 2 weeks back), by posting game play analysis videos. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRwLQFNauf7S99bUgatGTcQ

Read More

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…

Read More

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…

Read More

Florida Racquetball Association Board of Directors Election Open
Florida Racquetball

FRA NEWS FLASH The FRA Board of Directors election site is now officially open for voting from February 20 through March 18, 2018. 2018 FRA Board of Directors Election Website All active FRA members, please vote between February 20 – March 18, 2018. To learn more details about the qualifications of the 5 official 2018 candidates, please click the “Candidate Bios“. Here is the current 2017-2018 FRA Board: Chad Bailey – President (Term Expires 2/29/20) Gary Wargo – Vice President (Term Expires 2/29/20) John Gutierrez – Secretary (Term Expires 2/29/20)…

Read More

Tube Tuesday – Channel 3
Ladies Professional Racquetball Tour

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, the LPRT Ladies Professional Racquetball Tour live YouTube channel. This channel has matches as they are streamed live from the event, and then has them available immediately thereafter. If you want to know more about the players on this tour, this is a great place to do research! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3IUtyASra8EXpJCdNieGXw

Read More

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.)

Read More

USA Racquetball Awards Scholarships to Four Recipients
USA Racquetball

USA Racquetball is proud to further the education of our members with the 2018 USA Racquetball Scholarship! Since its inception in 1990, more than $55,000 has been awarded to over 100 individuals. Thank you to all who applied for the USA Racquetball Scholarship. This year’s decision was extremely difficult, as there so many deserving applicants. The 2018 USA Racquetball Scholarship recipients include: Dane Elkins (Los Angeles, CA), Kelly “Nick” Maeda (St. Louis, MO), Claire Lux (Manchester, MO) and Katy Moran (Ballwin, MO). A seven time USAR All American and multiple…

Read More

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…

Read More

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….

Read More