UK Racketlon
Written by James Pope

 


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...

Written by James Pope

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...

Written by James Pope

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...

Written by James Pope

Preface: James Pope was not at the World Singles Championships so Joel Durston – he of the ‘weirdest tennis serve in racketlon’ – agreed to keep the seat warm by doing the British report. He apologises if some great British triumphs seem a little neglected here. If so, it’s certainly nothing...