Category: News

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 …

BREAKING NEWS: Italian Open cancelled

Italian Open cancelled by coronavirus. The sports club is currently closed and while no predictions can be made for the coming weeks, Racquetball Italia has made a decision to cancel the event. Our thoughts go to our Italian friends and their families and we hope to host an event in Brembate later this year… 😕🙏🇮🇹🇪🇺

Comeback for Oliver Bertels at German Nationals 2020

Huge comeback for Oliver Bertels at the 39th German Nationals in Hamburg. The winner from 2016 defeated defending and current European Champion Marcel Czempisz in straight two games 15-2, 15-8 to celebrate a surprising comeback after not playing any  official events for more than a year (except team at the EURO 2019). No surprises on …

Tralee Open 2020

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