Team Canada in Costa Rica
Team Canada is in Costa Rica for the XXX Pan American Championships from April 8-15 in San Jose. Representing Canada are Pedro Castro (Brossard, PQ), Danielle Drury (Saskatoon), Mike Green (Burlington, ON), Tim Landeryou (Calgary), Michèle Morissette (Baie Comeau, PQ), Samuel Murray (Baie Comeau, PQ) and Jennifer Saunders (Winnipeg),
Michel Gagnon (Longueuil, PQ) is the head coach and Rino Langelier (Brossard, PQ) is assistant coach with Bob Fong (Vancouver) as the physiotherapist.
Call for Officials for the National Championships, Brossard, QC– May
22 to 27, 2017
Racquetball Canada is seeking two officials for National
will provide flights, accommodation (shared) and per diems for this event. Requirements:Level 3 and provide Tech A clinic at the event on May 21st@ 2 PM.
Interested individuals should apply to the Sport Development Committee c/o Geri Powell.
Deadline for application is April 10, 2017 11:00 PM Eastern. No late applications will be considered.
2016-17 National Tournaments
Racquetball Canada is pleased to announce its four national tournaments for the 2016-2017 season.
National Team Selection Event - November 25-27, 2016 in Valleyfield, Québec at Édouard Boyer Racquetball Club
National Team Selection Event - February 3-5, 2017 in Calgary, Alberta at University of Calgary
Junior National Championships - April 26-29, 2017 in Leamington, Ontario at Kinsman Recreation Centre
National Championships - May 22-27, 2017 in Brossard, Québec at Sani-Sport
For more information contact Adrian Webb.
2017-18 National Tournaments - Bid Proposals
Racquetball Canada is seeking bids for its four national tournaments for the 2017-2018 season.
Selection event #1, to be hosted in November – bid to be received by October 30, 2016
Selection event # 2 to be hosted in February – bid to be received by January 31, 2017
Junior Nationals to be hosted in April – bid to be received by March 31, 2017
Nationals to be hosted in May – bid to be received by April 30, 2017
Please request a bid package from Adrian Webb via email.
Racquetball & Parkinsons
Jacques Seguin uses racquetball to help cope with his Parkinson's condition. Find out how at his website.
Also, Nova Scotia Racquetball has created a video of how racquetball can help people deal with their Parkinson's disorder. You can see the video here.
Let's Play Racquetball
Racquetball Canada has launched its "Let's Play Racquetball" Website - www.letsplayracquetball.ca - designed to get younger players (7-14 years) playing racquetball at both traditional racquetball facilities and other facilities that don't have racquetball courts.
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