UK Racketlon

Written by James Pope

Young English Talent beats rest of the world in World Sports Festival


For the first time Racketlon was part of the biggest youth sports event in Europe with 4000 youngsters from 26 nations near Vienna/Austria...


The Racketlon winners are Christine Seehofer (girls u18), Max Stiefelmayer (boys u14) and Alexander Oliver (boys u16). The english talent came over from London not only to win the World Sports Festival in his age class, but also to win the local tournament 2. HEAD Series in the amateur class. "We are very happy that Racketlon is now part of this festival and hope to establish this in the next years", says organiser and FIR President Marcel Weigl.