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Swiss Open 2020 registration open!

2020 Fermoy Open – O’Keeney takes title

Source: Racquetball Ireland It’s safe to this year has been different and the 2020/2021 racquetball season will be too. The 2020 Fermoy Open took place this weekend under new restrictions in order to allow players to get back to play and play safely. With no spectators and no doubles, it was an all singles affair …

ERF interviews top competitors Lunsmann (GER) and Murphy (IRE)

See how the top European Racquetball players are dealing with the COVID-19 crisis and starting to consider returning to national and international tournaments once it is deemed safe to do. Mikan van Zanten, Secretary General of the European Racquetball Federation, hosts Marcel Lunsmann of Germany and Mark Murphy of Ireland. Marcel Lunsmann is current European …

Swiss Open 2021 announced!

For the first time a Swiss Open racquetball tournament will be held, supported by the ERF. The tournament will take place in May 2021 in Aesch, near Zürich. More details to follow.

Racquetball Netherlands back on the court!

Racquetball Netherlands can play again! As of Wednesday, July 1 the racquetball courts in the Netherlands will be reopened after closing down March 15th due to Covid 19. A protocol will be in place, and games with two players on the court are allowed!

World Championships suspended

Due to the ongoing Corona crisis worldwide the World Championships to be held in San Luis Potosi, Mexico have been suspended as well:

“Keep it going…”

In those difficult times for all of us, Europes Racquetball players stay together! After a great initiative by Sudsy Monchik (USA) who had already gotten the ball around the Americas, European players keep it going as well: Thanks to all who did so:

Stay safe and healthy

Tournaments and events have been cancelled all over Europe and around the world and not only in our great sport. Those were tough decisions but the right ones! Stay safe and healthy everyone! And stay home! See you on the courts….

IRF / ERF President meet in Hamburg

IRF President Osvaldo Maggi and ERF President Mike Mesecke met in Hamburg, Germany today to discuss racquetball matters…

Murphy & Haverty take 2020 Arklow Open Singles Titles!

Congratulations to Mark Murphy who took the Men’s Open Singles title at the 2020 Arklow Open by defeating Noel O’Callaghan 2-1, having lost to him a month earlier at the Kingscourt Open. The race for Irish Season No. 1 is all to play for with only 3 tournaments left in the calendar. Majella Haverty had …