Calgary Named Host for National Team Selection Event

Racquetball Canada’s February National Team Selection Event is back on the competition calendar as we continue our return to sport. The selection tournament will be hosted by the Alberta Racquetball Association in Calgary on February 25 and 26th, 2022 at the Acadia Recreation Complex and will include Open Singles events only. The deadline to register […]

Terry Nelson Joins Staff Team at Racquetball Canada

We are pleased to announce that Terry Nelson, a long-time volunteer and champion of the sport, is joining the staff at Racquetball Canada as our new Financial Administrator. Terry begins with the organization on January 15, and he will be working closely with outgoing staff member Cheryl Adlard to ensure a smooth transition over the […]

Happy Holidays

Whether you have already celebrated Hannukah or are looking forward to Christmas, Kwanza, Las Posadas, the Winter Solstice, or time to call your own, Racquetball Canada would like to wish you happy holidays and let you know that you are in our thoughts as we all look forward to the new year. As we look […]

TEAM CANADA WINS 3 BRONZE MEDALS AT JUNIOR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

WINNIPEG, December 12, 2021 – Team Canada is coming home from the Junior World Championships in Guatemala with three bronze medals. This is the first world championship medal for each of the athletes who reached the podium. Nathan Jauvin (Terrebonne, Québec) and Christian Pocsai (New Hamburg, Ontario) won bronze in the 18 & U Boy’s […]

Canada Advances to Semifinals at Junior World Championships

Canada has advanced to the semifinals at the Junior World Championships in three events. Chloé Jauvin will play Friday in her 14 & U semifinal at 10:00 am. To reach the semifinal Chloé played a great match against Maria Argueta of Guatemala on Thursday. Asher Pocsai and Raphaël Guillemette had a day off on Thursday […]

Canada Wins Big on Wednesday at the Junior World Championships

Wednesday, December 8, 2021 – It was a big day for Team Canada at the Junior World Championships on Wednesday. Christian Pocsai started things off with a win in his 16 & U singles match, defeating the 7th seed Santiago Gamboa of Costa Rica in an exciting tie-breaker win with scores of 12-15,15-2, 11-8. Christian […]

Team Canada Update – Junior World Championships

Wednesday, December 8, 2021 – Our athletes and coaches are doing well at the Junior World Championships! They’ve all been hard at it since December 3, when competition got underway. There are some big matches today! We’re proud of all our athletes and wish everyone good luck! Here’s an update of where things sit. 18 […]

Canada’s Morissette Qualifies for World Games

Michèle Morissette is hitting a racquetball with a backhand swing. Her opponent is in the background.

Michèle Morissette of Baie-Comeau has qualified to represent Canada at the World Games being held in Birmingham Alabama in July of 2022. Morissette qualified by placing 12th in the Women’s Singles event at the World Championships that were in held in Guatemala City, Guatemala from November 28 to December 6, 2021. She was the only […]

Team Canada Out of Medal Round at World Championships

GUATEMALA CITY, December 5, 2021 – Team Canada is out of the medal round at the 2021 World Championships being held in Guatemala City, Guatemala. The best opportunity for Team Canada was in the men’s and women’s doubles but both teams lost Saturday in their quarterfinal matches. Samuel Murray of Baie-Comeau and Coby Iwaasa of […]

World Championships Elimination Round Begins Thursday for Team Canada

WINNIPEG, December 2, 2021 – The preliminary round has wrapped up at the International Racquetball Federation World Championships being held in Guatemala City, Guatemala from November 29 to December 6. Athletes have moved on to the single elimination medal round, which began Thursday morning. Athletes are seeded in the medal round based on results from […]