We are pleased to have sponsored the UK-Racketball Series tournament which took place at the Manor Health and Rackets Club in Ilkeston on April 16th.
The Harrow UK-Racketball Series is the Premier Tournament Series for racketball in the UK. This year the series involves 8 tournaments hosted at some of the most prestigious clubs in the Country. All tournaments are sanctioned by England Squash and Racketball and allow participants to claim ranking points towards their National UK racketball ranking.
The tournament held at the Manor Club was the first in this year’s series and included grade’s to suit all standards. Six separate categories were available to choose from which included: Men’s A, Men’s B, Women’s, Over 40s, Over 50s, and Beginners.
The one day tournament consisted of group stages before knockouts and finals with every competitor being guaranteed at least three matches. The tournament included a range of top prizes for the Winners, Runners-up and plate winners from all categories.
Keen racketball enthusiasts Todd McQuilkin and James Healey, from Air-IT, both participated in the event with James coming 3rd in the Men’s B Grade and Todd 6th in the over 40’s categories. For full match reports and videos of the tournament please see here.
Further information about the UK-Racketball series and forthcoming events can be found at UK-Racketball.com