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German Nationals 2013 on national televion

“Racquetball is like a family”, this is one quote out of a nice TV coverage from the recent 32nd German National Championships that were held in Hamburg. Within 2:20 minutes on German’y major TV broadcaster ZDF, racquetball received some great nationwide coverage with top players Martin Klippel, Trevor Meyer and Lara Ludwig being interviewed about …

Dutch Open on Facebook

You can follow the Dutch Racquetball Association and join this year’s Dutch Open on Facebook. So, go to your FB and join the Dutch Association and sign in for this year’s tournament ! Entries are limited, so you if you are planning a trip to The Netherlands, act fast !

Lakenheath Challenge Trophy Report

The 2nd Annual Team England v Team USAF Lakenheath Challenge Trophy took place at Lakenheath Fitness Center on Saturday. Team England won narrowly 4-3 despite being without David Brett Williams who had a hand injury. The format was 5 singles matches and 2 doubles matches and it was played in a competitive but friendly spirit. …

Italian Open concluded

Last weekend the Italian Open Racquetball tournament was concluded in Brembate, Italy. Results and links to pictures will follow soon !

German Open in Hamburg

Sunday, 24 March 2013 18:55 The 32nd German Open Championships will be held in Hamburg, april 12th-14th. For more information and to sign in online, check: https://www.racquetball.de/ Please support this great tournament !

Results of the Italian Open

The 8th Italian Open Racquetball was won by Victor Derric, from the USA. He won in the final (15-9, 15-12) against Venezuelan Alberto Serfaty. As for some Italian performance, the best italian player, Piero Landa has reached the Open semifinals loosing the tie-break, in an exciting match, against the Irish seeded number 1 Pedraic Ryder. …

Italian Open 2013

16th-17th March Brembate, ITALY Div. Open Victor Derric (USA) – Alberto Serfaty (VEN) 15-9; 15-12 Mens B Emilio Casenave (USA) – Maxime Bizeau (FRA) 15-8; 15-9 Mens C Kim Roy (USA) – Emilio Casenave (USA) Forfait Casenave Div. +35 Noel O’callaghan (IRL) – Jimmy Gannon (IRL) 15-6; 15-8 Open Doubles O’callaghan (IRL)/ Gannon (IRL) – …

Turkish Open 2013

8th-11th March Istanbul, Turkey Women: 1- Ayten Kececi 2- Aynur Yılmaz 3- Emel Tas 4- Dolunay Soykan 5- Nur Ertug 6- Damla Kececi Men: 1- Orhan Surek 2- Hulusi Aydin 3- Nevzat Kaya 4- Ersoy Korer 5- Kenan Hamdioglu 6- Çetin Kosgen 7- Turgay Turan

Castlebar Open 2013

22nd/23rd March Castelbar, IRELAND Men`s Singles Open; P Hanley(Fermoy) def M Murphy(Kilkenny) 2-0 B/C; P Ryder(Newport) def J Devenney(Queens, Belfast) 2-0 D; A Hickey(Rossmore) def F McDonagh(Galway) 2-0 Novice; J Skehan(Touraneena) def M Gielty(Castlebar) 2-0 Over 40; J Devenney(Queens) def G Lynch(Queens) 2-0 Women`s Singles Open; A Hickey(Rossmore) def D Ryder(Newport) 2-0 Men`s Doubles Open; …

29th Arklow Open

Entries can now be taken for the 29th Arklow Irish Open which will be held on the first weekend of May (4th May – 5th May). This is the first year that the event will be run over two days with the finals to be played on Sunday 5th of May. Entrys will be limited …