UK Racketlon
Written by James Pope

 

 

 

 

English Racketlon Invites You To:

The Racket Masters 2015

(7th-9th August 2015 at the Surrey Sports Park)

 

 

It is always tempting to fondly gaze backwards, especially on an event such as the 2014 World Championships, were 465 entrants took part in a phenomenal long weekend of...

Written by James Pope

 

 

 

 

English Racketlon Invites You To:

The Racket Masters 2015

(7th-9th August 2015 at the Surrey Sports Park)

 

 

Dobro utro, Dobré ráno, God morgen, Goedemorgen, Tere hommikut, Hyvää huomenta, Goeie morgen, Bonjour, Guten Morgen, Jo reggelt, Labrit, Dzien dobry, Buna dimineata...

Written by James Pope

Ever Present Du Noyer Dominates in Essex

The annual Dave Lazarus Redbridge Racketlon Tournament this year fell on Easter Monday, with over 40 entries – more than the IWT in Turkey held the same weekend – a fantastic effort, with victories for Alex Du Noyer in the Open event and Kieran Shelley in...

Written by James Pope

Busby & Boden Bask in White Rose Glory



Finalists Luke Barnes (blue) and Dan Busby (red) start their Table Tennis set

A UK Tour record 70 people entered the Yorkshire Open as Dan Busby & Hannah Boden took the Elite titles.  Never has a one day UK Tour event pulled in 70 entrants and this...

Written by James Pope

In which sport is it easier to beat your opponent if you are better?

One conversation that comes up among Racketlon players is how difficult it is to restrict the number of points that your opponent gets if you are significantly better than them at a particular sport, and in which of the 4 sports...

Written by James Pope

Easter racketlon on April 6th 2015 (The Essex Open) - a Ranking category and the traditional fun category.

O50's World Champion Dave Lazarus will once again host a seasonal racketlon event, this time swapping Christmas for Easter.

It starts at 1pm, costs £15 and is bring your own shuttles...

Written by James Pope

Ratings? Rankings? Numbers? – What is the New UK Rankings All About?

As of 2015, the new UK Racketlon rankings will be based upon a ratings system.  The change in each person’s UK ranking will not be controlled by their finishing position in the tournament, but by their individual performance in...

Written by James Pope

Class Dismissed: Capper Teaches the Field A Quality Lesson


Barbara Capper went unbeaten all weekend taking 3 Welsh Open titles (Women’s A, Mixed Doubles A with Ray Jordan and Women’s O45s) whilst Welsh starlet, Olivia Chivers showed she has all the weapons to rise to the top.  Singles glory in...

Written by James Pope

Surrey Victorious at the 2015 County Championships

 

The County Championships started the 2015 UK Racketlon season, and George Roberts has everything you need to know.

The much anticipated start of the 2015 UK Racketlon tour took place on Sunday 8th February 2015 when teams from up and down the...