One day singles shootout at UGA this Saturday

JT RB   September 22, 2016   Comments Off on One day singles shootout at UGA this Saturday

The UGA Racquetball Club will be hosting a one day singles shootout this Saturday from 5pm-9pm at the UGA Ramsey Student Center. Who will be the Top Dawg on campus? Club players and non-club players are welcome to enter. Come hangout with the club team and see what competitive racquetball has to offer! To sign up send us a message with your full name so we can enter you in the bracket. (This is a non-sanctioned event).

Follow the UGA Racquetball Club on Facebook.

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2016 World Racquetball Tour Atlanta Open

JT RB   September 19, 2016   Comments Off on 2016 World Racquetball Tour Atlanta Open

The 2016 World Racquetball Tour Atlanta Open completed this weekend. Eighty three players gathered from five different countries and seven different US states to play the best racquetball in the area.

Congratulations to all of our winners!

WRT Singles: Andre Parilla

Men’s Open: Shane Karmelin
Men’s Elite: Erick Perez
Men’s A: Russell Scott
Men’s B: Efrain Rivera
Men’s C: Avinash Lavu

Women’s Open: Cristina Amaya
Women’s A: Emmalie Kernan

WRT Doubles: Andre Parilla and Bobby Horn

Men’s Elite Doubles: Erick Perez and Billy Cannon
Men’s A Doubles: Lugene Jackson and Erick Perez
Men’s B Doubles: Julio Fuentes and Sergio Clemente

Mixed Open Doubles: Rafael Filippini and Cristina Amaya
Mixed A Doubles: Emmalie Kernan and Russell Scott
Mixed B Doubles: Andrea Rocha and JT

Centurion Open Doubles: Rhett Rainey and Randy Pores

You can review the backgrounds and social media feeds of the pros that attended here:
http://jt-rb.com/thewrtiscoming/

We would also like to thank the event sponsors without whom the event could not have taken place:

Grace Warrior Ministries
Fish Strike Force Belize
Recreation ATL
Reaching Your Dream Foundation
Gearbox Sports
World Racquetball Tour
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Coaching available: Lilburn, Stone Mountain, Snellville

JT RB   September 15, 2016   Comments Off on Coaching available: Lilburn, Stone Mountain, Snellville

Am-Pro certified instructor Shane Karmelin posted this invite on Facebook:

I am looking to give FREE lessons to any JUNIOR or COLLEGIATE racquetball player till the end of the calendar year if they are able to do around midday on the weekend.

Some of the weekends won’t be applicable due to holidays etc.

Must be willing to work within the Lilburn, Stone Mountain, or Snellville areas.

This offer goes out to any FIRST TIME tournament players as well.

If you are, or know someone that fits this description, please feel free to contact me and we will work to set something up.

Let’s find some ways to grow the sport across all areas!

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Georgia Players Take Home Gold Medals from the LPRT Sweet Caroline Open

JT RB   September 11, 2016   Comments Off on Georgia Players Take Home Gold Medals from the LPRT Sweet Caroline Open

Congratulations to our Georgia Racquet Ball players that won this weekend in Greenville, South Carolina!

Men’s 50+ A/B – Jim Voss
Men’s 60+ – Thomas Parks
Men’s A – Alex Kerr
Mixed Doubles Open – Maurice Miller & Regina Franco
Women’s A – Emma Kernan
Women’s Elite – Felicia Green

http://www.r2sports.com/website/event-website.asp?TID=17438

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