WESTERN CANADIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS SET TO BEGIN

Photo credit: Michael AuCoin Championships Start Friday in Calgary WINNIPEG, OCTOBER 21, 2021 – Play begins on Friday at the Western Canadian Racquetball Championships being hosted by the Alberta Racquetball Association at Thorncliffe Greenview Community Association and Recreation Centre. The tournament runs October 22 to 24. With the cancellation of the National Championships for the […]

JUNIOR NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS A SUCCESSFUL RETURN TO SPORT

Championships Wrap Up in Burlington WINNIPEG, OCTOBER 19, 2021 – Racquetball Canada’s Junior National Championships provided a positive return to sport for Canadian junior athletes. The tournament which ran October 16 to 17 was held at Cedar Springs Health, Racquet and Sportclub in Burlington and was hosted by Racquetball Ontario. Athletes attended from Alberta, Manitoba, […]

Get Behind Our Membership Campaign!

We are teaming up with Racquetball Canada to launch a Canada-wide Membership Campaign! This is an important step in making our sport stronger as we return to play across Canada. The campaign focuses on the benefits of being a member and encourages those looking for a sport, fitness or recreation activity to find a home […]

Save the Dates! Upcoming Events

Start planning now for these Racquetball Canada events! We’re excited to be finally organizing tournaments that will bring our community back together to play the sport we love. Registration will open up 6 weeks prior to each tournament on Trackie and will be added to our Calendar of Events. We highly recommend that those planning […]

Changes to Nationals Week Schedule

Our Nationals Week schedule has changed for Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Today we will be re-sharing two Canadian wins on the pro-tour, including Frédérique Lambert’s 2015 pro-tour victory over Paola Longoria and Samuel Murrays Grand Slam win from this past January. On Friday, we will share one of Kane Waselenchuk’s all time great matches. On […]

Nationals Celebration Week

In normal times we would be gathering for our National Championships. Beginning Monday, we will join together virtually to celebrate our sport. We have planned a week of activities to bring us together across Canada. We’ve got a great line-up of activities for Nationals Week! Join us throughout the week as we honour our past […]

Ron Brown Appointed to Represent Canada Internationally

WINNIPEG (April 26, 2021) – Racquetball Canada has appointed Ron Brown as their representative to the International Racquetball Federation (IRF) and the Pan American Racquetball Confederation (PARC).  “I am honoured to represent Racquetball Canada at the international level,” said Brown. “There are exciting developments in the near future for our sport and I look forward […]

Share Your Passion – Become a Coach Developer!

Coach the Coaches! Racquetball Canada is looking for coaches who would like to pursue a new leadership role as a NCCP Coach Developer in the following contexts: Community Sport Learning Facilitator Competition Introduction Learning Facilitator Competition Introduction Coach Evaluator Competition Development Learning Facilitator Competition Development Coach Evaluator Those selected must have taken or be committed […]

Mini Clinics With Mitch

National Development Team Member Mitch Brayley is posting a weekly series on Racquetball Canada’s Instagram TV (IGTV) and YouTube channels. Mitch, also a member of Racquetball Canada’s Athlete Development Committee, is focused on providing tips that will help players with a successful return to play. With the pandemic hitting at different ways across Canada, many […]

Incredible Grand Slam Win for Samuel Murray

Samuel Murray of Baie-Comeau has won his first International Racquetball Tour (IRT) event of his career. The tournament, held in Lilburn, Georgia from January 7 to 10, was one of the IRT’s prestigious Grand Slam events. Murray is the first Canadian, other than Kane Waselenchuk, to win an IRT Tier 1 event, let alone a […]