UK Racketlon
Written by James Pope


The 2017 London Open (and first stop in the 2017 Super Series) was dominated by the Griffiths family as Leon claimed the Men’s A title and younger brother Luke took the Men’s B title.  Elsewhere Dianne Baker claimed her first UK singles title since January 2014 winning the Ladies event, Laurence...

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The GB selection committee has met to determine the criteria for selection for the 2017 European Championships to be held in Austria from 25th August to 3rd September.  The detailed event timings for this ambitious tournament which will combine singles, doubles and team events in both junior, vets...

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Middlesex struck back to claim their fourth County Championship title (out of a possible seven), with some hard fought victories in an enthralling Division 1 event.  Hertfordshire claimed the second division title while Essex 2 claimed the third division title on a glorious day* at the Gosling...

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The UK is home to fierce rivalries, between cities and regions, feuds so old that no one really remembers why they ever started, however that is irrelevant, Northants are greater than Notts, Cambridge is better than Oxford and Middlesex has more class than Essex.  This Sunday, in the gentile...

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Here at UK Racketlon we are always happy to share the news of Racketlon spreading far and wide and once again we are able to share another such story.  Andy Stenson, a Brit based in the USA (and previous player at events here in the UK such as the Racket Masters) is hosting an event out in...

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The 2017 European Championships will take place in Vienna, Austria on the 25th August to 3rd September.  The 2017 event will for the first time combine the singles, doubles and team events for all classes and age groups into a single 10 day festival of Racketlon action.  We will of course be...

Written by James Pope

The 2017 East Midlands Open is kicking off the UK Racketlon tour and it has already done so in some style.  It reached capacity a month before the event was to be played, before the draw was streamed live on Facebook to all those who wished to see their name be drawn out of a bowl by Sam Barker...

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The first ever Champions League draft was held on Sunday 22nd January and it provided for every twist and turn imaginable.  There were eyebrow raising picks, controversy, a timed out selection and a number of players left disappointed on the side lines as they went unselected.  The result is eight...

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The Champions League is back for the 2017 season in a new exciting format.  For 2017, the Champion’s League will feature a franchise system with squads selected by captains from a pool of registered players, a move FIR President Kresten Hougaard believes will revolutionise club Racketlon.  This...

Written by James Pope

Happy 2017 to all members of the Racketlon community, a year that we here at UK Racketlon think is going to be another cracker in the Racketlon world!  The UK Tour is already taking shape whilst internationally we will see exciting new developments with a revamped Champions League and the new...