UK Racketlon
Written by James Pope

The ERA Review of the Year

 

Well, we are now here, that point in the year when the season ends and a couple of months where you can stop, put those various strappings away and relax, perhaps even pretend you are just a normal *insert your sport here* player and not a Racketlon fanatic (which if...

Written by James Pope

Team GB (Griffiths Brothers) Dominate the (Junior) Podium

 

We had a brilliant result in the European Team Championships, as reported here.  However this was just half of the excellent 1st FIR European Championships, with a report on the goings on from the European Singles Championships...

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Golden Generations, Years Apart for Team GB

A combination of the oldest and the youngest brought Team GB their gold moments at the 1st FIR European Championships, as the Over 55s and Under 16s took the spot light.  Three further silvers from GB 2 (Amateur), the Under 21s and the Over 45s ensured...

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Coley's Dream Home Coming

Will Coley recently returned to his spiritual home of Nottingham as a student, thrived on home advantage to take his first singles UK Racketlon title with victory over Ray Jordan in the Men's A final.  He was joined on the singles winners list by Lauren Whiteman (Ladies...

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Nottinghamshire Open Preview OR ‘A seemingly long essay of rambling, over-the-top detail by a Racketlon junkie who had nothing better to do'

Before we start, some of you may scroll down and think this to be a tad excessive. Long story short, I got on the 25 bus back from work, not realising it...

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Great Britain Squads for European Team Championships Finalised

As we approach the end of the Racketlon season, we approach the first ever European Championships, to be held in Prague from the 25th to 29th November.  Comprising a team event (25 & 26th) and singles events (26th to 29th) these...

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“Magic FM” Busby Drives Himself To Victory

An early start and 3 hours driving to Dudley while listening to Magic FM could not dent the 2015 UK Racketlon juggernaut that is Dan "Magic FM" Busby as he collected his third consecutive UK Tour title adding the Midlands Open title to recent wins in ...

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Nottingham Calling


The season is ending, which is of course a sad time, just two events remain on the UK Tour Calendar for 2015.  Entry closes very soon for the final one day singles event, the Herts Open at Letchworth on Sunday 1st November.  Letchworth’s location always results in strong fields...