The WPH $200,000 Professional Handball Tour

EDTL Handball, World Players of Handball & ESPNs WatchESPN App are teaming up for a 2014/15 Race4Eight season you won't ever forget! Enter them all, collect points and play. Watch all stops at WatchESPN.com ~ Get More Info @ Race4eight.com ~ Enter @ R2sports.com

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59th Annual USHA National Junior 4-Wall Championships – DEC 26-30TH, 2014

Handball Hall of Fame, Great Weather and more in Tucson! Tucson is home to the U.S. Handball Hall of Fame and juniors can check out the great photos, videos, and more, during the annual main event for aspiring handball players. For the second time, the Juniors will offer big ball competition. Special Note: The big ball events will start on Dec. 26, with special consideration for out-of-town… Read more →

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WPH/EDTL Handball Race4Eight IV, Powered by ESPN

WPH Race4Eight Professional Handball Tour Kicked off at the Simple Green US Open of Handball this past October bringing us a Paul Brady dominating win over #1 ranked, Luis Moreno.  November’s stop #2 in Tucson, Arizona, brought us a repeat performance between Brady and Moreno w/Brady taking his second stop in a row; meanwhile, Marcos Chavez defeated Naty Alvarado in the 40’s,… Read more →

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Powered ByTee’s: WPH Pro Lime

ORDER NOW – $19.95 ***Brand New Product (non-holiday price $26.95) Sport Tek Colorblock Competitor Tees – Lime/Grey – Given to all Elite Pros on Tour. To receive an additional 10% off this order, please purchase your WPH Player’s Card Membership, then use coupon code:  handball …at checkout! Can be used in competition or out on the town.  Designed for comfort and a… Read more →

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Powered ByTee’s: WPH Pro Blue

m4s0n501 ORDER NOW – $19.95 ***Brand New Product (non-holiday price $26.95) Sport Tek Colorblock Competitor Tees – Carolina Blue/Grey – Given to all Elite Pros on Tour. To receive an additional 10% off this order, please purchase your WPH Player’s Card Membership, then use coupon code:  handball …at checkout! Can be used in competition or out on the town.  Designed for comfort and… Read more →

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A Pinetop Fun Day

The WPH heads to Pinetop, AZ on December 29th, 2014, for a special holiday exhibition match, clinic and pro-am doubles with Race 4 Eight Elite pros David Fink and Sean Lenning. Fink and Lenning will play one another in a singles match, coach clinics, and team with locals for round robin pro-am doubles. All proceeds from the event will go… Read more →

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Ad-In: Exploring the Origins, Psychology, and Elite Players in Tennis and Handball

Examining the Origins of Tennis Of all of the major international sports, handball unquestionably bears the closest resemblance to tennis. The one-on-one competition, the strategy, the movement, the fitness, the psychology, and the invariably different styles of individual play in the respective sports creates fascinating parallels between two of the oldest organized individual sports. Tennis was introduced in the 11th… Read more →

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Junior Feature: Jesus Avila

by david fink As the 59th Annual USHA National Junior 4-Wall Championships approaches, Tucson’s two-time junior national champion Jesus Avila eagerly awaits the opportunity to add to his national championship total on his home court at the Tucson Racquet Club. Jesus Avila, known as “Zeus” in the Tucson handball community, practices five days a week in preparation for big events.… Read more →

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The 59th USHA 4 Wall Junior Nationals: Deadline Nears

WPH Press, 12/9/14, The United States Handball Association is proud to present the 59th Annual USHA National Junior 4-Wall Handball Championships in Tucson, AZ, hosted by the Fred Lewis Foundation for Youth Handball; December 26th-30th, 2014, at the Tucson Racquet Club. Juniors from the U.S., Canada, and Ireland will have the opportunity to compete in singles and doubles in the game’s… Read more →

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The Fred and Abe Show Travels to New York

Fred Lewis, founder of the Fred Lewis Foundation for Youth Handball and their Executive Director, Abraham Montijo, traveled to New York this past weekend alongside the United States Handball Association’s “Traveling Fred & Abe Show” with a focus on coaching and introducing handball around the country.  The team of Lewis-Montijo traveled to area clubs and performed pro and hall of fame-level handball… Read more →

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Milwaukee Open: Moreno Wins a Thriller

By David Fink, WPH-  The 2014 Milwaukee Open attracted several of the game’s best handball stars, including WPH R48 #2 Luis Moreno, #3 Emmett Peixoto, #11 Anthony Selestow, as well as the top talent from Milwaukee, Chicago, and New York City. Peixoto entered the star-studded field as the #1 seed, on the heels of his victory at the 2013 Milwaukee… Read more →

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Mintec Founder Fred Banfield inducted into the International Mining Technology Hall of Fame

Fred Banfield is arguably the biggest supporter and contributor in the sport of handball and most certainly behind the World Player’s of Handball Foundation’s innovative Video and progressive approach to growing the sport of handball.  Based in Tucson, Arizona, Banfield’s newly formed company MinedOut shares office space with the WPH at the La Paloma Corporate Center on Sunrise Drive.  “Banfield… Read more →