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  • R48Pro Texas Mar 3rd

    Deadline to Enter is Now!

    by david

    Deadline to enter the Texas State Doubles & WPH Race4Eight Five Days Away! March 3rd-5th, 2017 – Tellepsen Family YMCA, Houston, TX Kicking off Rodeo Month Facts: Anyone can enter the Texas State Doubles – Even those from out of State (past out-of-state participants include Dave Chapman, Robbie McCarthy, Luis Moreno, Jon Iglesias and more!) Anyone can enter the WPH Qualifier (will cap at 32) WPH Qualifier losers drop down to the 17th Contender Bracket (bringing cash and a ranking percentage) Elite Eight includes: Mando Ortiz, Killian...

  • Carroll Takes Nola

    WPH New Orleans Race

    by david

    Sunday at the R48 6 New Orleans ‘17 New Orleans, LA, WPH Press, 2/19/17- The World Players of Handball and the New Orleans Handball Community presented the finals of the fourth stop of the Race 4 Eight season from New Orleans, as the Race 4 Eight superstars continued their quests for Race 4 Eight crystal and jockeyed for the top spot in the Race 4 Eight Power Rankings. Race 4 Eight Final: Carroll vs. Fink Killian Carroll and David Fink were both making their third appearances in a Race 4 Eight final, with Carroll having lost his first at last...

  • Big Apple

    NYAC INVITE & R48PRO STOP #6

    by david

    March 23rd-26th, 2017 @ the NYAC (Women’s Elite, Pro Qualifiers & Men’s Elite) The World Players of Handball Foundation returns to the infamous New York Athletic Club for the sixth stop of the professional handball season. Once again, WPH will air pro matches LIVE on race4eight.com (Sat and Sun) while bringing along the world’s best women and men’s athletes. Pro Qualifier begins at noon Thursday; continuing Friday morning, March 23rd. Main draw pro matches begin at 12pm Friday (pros rd of 16), while some local brackets begin on Thursday...

WPH Race4Eight Results: Season I thru V (2011-Now)

Posted on: Feb 23 2017 - 8:40am | Comments Off on WPH Race4Eight Results: Season I thru V (2011-Now)
In: Elite Handball, News Archive, The History, WPH R48 Pro
david

The WPH along with Simple Green and sponsors created the first organized pro tour since 2004, when the highly successful Race4Eight Pro Handball Tour kicked off in 2011.  [The WPH ran the pro tour from 2006-2011 w/out title sponsorship]. The Race4Eight is a series of  stops where players gather points …after first wiping the rankings clean at the beginning of the year. The top eight point earners, after the last stop, are invited to the WPH Super Bowl, The Player’s Championship. Each stop has brought us qualifiers, elite players, junior/pro clinics, mounds of fans and gigantic numbers of webcast viewers. The WPH is in its sixth season of the R48Pro; now including seniors and women’s elite, with all of the action being broadcast...

Win a Handball Trip Down Under

Who wants to come down under Who wants to play handball Who wants to do both… Here’s your chance to do it on us 3 simple steps…. Download the R2Sports app Follow, like, comment, and share on all your favorite tournaments, division, match, and players and keep doing it !!! The team at R2sports, in conjunction with the Australian Handball fraternity, have...

Posted on: Feb 22 2017 - 3:00pm | Comments Off on Win a Handball Trip Down Under
In: News, News Archive
david

WPH Race4Eight Results: Season I thru V (2011-Now)

The WPH along with Simple Green and sponsors created the first organized pro tour since 2004, when the highly successful Race4Eight...

Thus Far: R48Pro Facts & Trends

DF’s Race 4 Eight Fun Facts and Trends Through January of 2017 The 2016-2017 Race 4 Eight 6 has produced a new finalist, a consecutive...

Posted on: Feb 22 2017 - 1:50pm | Comments Off on Houston Goes Pro
In: Elite Handball, News, News Archive, WPH R48 Pro
david

Houston Goes Pro

HOUSTON HOSTS THE WORLD’S BEST HANDBALL PLAYERS- For Immediate Release Houston, TX, WPH Press, 2/24/17- The World Players of Handball and the Houston Handball Club are thrilled to...

Deadline to Enter is Now!

Deadline to enter the Texas State Doubles & WPH Race4Eight Five Days Away! March 3rd-5th, 2017 – Tellepsen Family YMCA, Houston, TX Kicking off Rodeo Month Facts: Anyone...

R48Pro Stop #5 – ESPN – Mar 3-5

March 3rd-5th, 2017 WPHLiveTV, the Houston Handball Club, ESPN3 & Tellespen Family YMCA in Downtown Houston, Texas, invite you for some serious Handball during Rodeo month! This Houston-stop has moved from their normal January-February dates to accommodate you, as the widely popular Houston Livestock Show kicks off in March. Bring the whole family and make it a vacation!  This...

WPH Outdoor

WPH Outdoor Men’s Pro Rankings: 2/13/17

Tucson, AZ, WPH Press, 2/13/17- The WPH Outdoor Men’s Pro Rankings saw a huge shakeup following the WPH Outdoor 6 3WallBall Bob Harris Royal Flush Stop #2. Samzon Hernandez returned to the top spot for the first...

WPH Bob Harris Open Wraps

The WPH 3WallBall Royal Flush: Finals Sunday Las Vegas, NV, WPH Press, 2/12/17-Sunday crowned champions at the Las Vegas...