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 […]

Hall of Fame Nomination Deadline January 31!

The deadline for nominations to the Racquetball Canada Hall of Fame is January 31, 2021. The Hall of Fame honours those who have distinguished themselves as an exceptional athlete or a member of an exceptional team at the national and international level and those who have impacted the sport nationally or internationally as a sport […]

Kurtis Cullen Brings His Vision to Racquetball Canada

Imagine a world where it as hard to book court time at a racquetball facility as it is to book ice time at a rink?  The potential of achieving greater participation in racquetball becomes much more possible with the hiring of Kurtis Cullen as Racquetball Canada’s Community Programming Coordinator.  Kurtis, whose has extensive experience as […]

Celebrate National Coaches Week!

National Coaches Week is a time to celebrate the positive impact coaches have on athletes and their communities across Canada. The annual campaign is an opportunity to recognize coaches for the integral role they play by taking the time to say #ThanksCoach. Join us as we celebrate the important role that coaches play across Canada. September […]

Racquetball Canada Names National Teams

Racquetball Canada is pleased to announce its National Elite and Development Teams for the 2020 / 2021 season. Veteran Elite Team athletes such as Frédérique Lambert, Christine Richardson, Michèle Morissette, Sam Murray and Coby Iwaasa bring international experience to the team. Lambert and Murray also have extensive experience playing the pro-tours. The veterans are joined by a group of athletes who have […]