UK Racketlon
Written by James Pope

Racketlon debuted in the North East on Sunday 17th June, with the most northerly English tournament in our sports history, with all the details on the day, here is tournament director, Jon Spinks.  

 

Overview

This weekend saw the first ever Racketlon tournament hosted in North East England...

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As many of your will be aware, the EU’s new data protection law, the “GDPR” comes into force on Friday 25th May.  These regulations encompass any organisation or company that collects any personal information and as such GB Racketlon Association C.I.C (the trading name of UK Racketlon) falls...

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The Men’s A and Ladies A were both won by familiar faces who dived in for a one-off UK Tour victory, as Duncan Stahl and Lauren Whiteman took home the titles at the first Welwyn Garden City Open.  They were joined in the winners enclosure by Billy Sutton-Mattocks (Men’s B), Felicity Welbraham...

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The summer months always represent a busy time on the Racketlon circuit with popular tournaments abroad (such as King of Rackets), but also here in the UK.  In the coming couple of months there are currently four events scattered around the UK with entries ready and open for all of them. 

 

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UK Racketlon is run as an organisation by a board of current players who administrate the sport.  Currently these are: Ray Jordan (Chair), Luke Barnes, Jack Bishop, Johnny Bispham, Dan Busby, Alex Du Noyer, James Pope, George Roberts and Duncan Stahl.  Of the board, Ray, Dan, Alex, James and Duncan...

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Hannah Boden secured her historic fourth British Championships Ladies singles title this weekend at the Parklangley Club in London.  The Men’s A singles title was claimed fellow youngster Leon Griffiths and with Ross Wilson claiming the Men’s B title and Luke Griffiths winning the Mixed B Doubles...

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This weekend Hannah Boden will aim to deliver a fourth consecutive Ladies Singles British National title, and in the process achieving a feat never seen before in UK Racketlon history.  Second seed Jo Shelley will be Hannah’s main competition; however Jo will be first keen to ensure she makes the...

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Dan Busby wrapped up his preparations for the British Championships, as he claimed the 2018 Essex Open title, his fourth win in his past four UK tournaments, a streak that also includes a world tour victory in Antwerp and a second place in Vienna.  Elsewhere, Jon Spinks won the Open B, James Truman...

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UK Racketlon is delighted to announce that we have entered into partnership with MANTIS.  A young but rapidly up and coming racket sports brand, MANTIS has quickly established a strong reputation within the rackets sports world with their brand ethos, “providing a premium product without charging a...

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Racketlon returned to the UK as the 2018 UK Tour and the 2018 Super Series all kicked off at the East Midlands Open in Nottingham.  For a review of what happened, I hand you over to tournament director, Jon Spinks. 

 

East Midlands Open 2018 Review

So the first UK Racketlon tournament of the...

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Entry is now open for, the premier event on the 2018 UK Racketlon Tour: the 2018 British Championships.  For this year, the British Championships will be held at the Parklangley Club in Beckenham, London, on Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th April.  The Parklangley Club appeared on the UK Tour for the...

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Entry is now open for the Massachusetts Racket Masters (28th-29th April 2018) to be played in Northampton, MA.  This event, a World Tour Challenger represents the only FIR sanctioned Racketlon event within the USA and is very much a unique opportunity within the World Tour.  Entry is NOW OPEN...

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In 2017, the FIR Champion’s League was shaken from its traditional format and rebooted in the form of a franchise based team tournament, spread over two regular world tour events.  8 new franchises, representing places synonymous with Racketlon from the locations of popular tournaments (such as...

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With stormy weather all around us, it is tempting to settle in to a warm room and slip into a nice comfy chair while enjoying seasonal food and drink treats.  However, to encourage all our players to turn their eyes to those New Year training promises, we are pleased to announce the first dates in...