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    Jake Plummer Featured on the NFL Network: We Have Video

    by DV

      Boulder, CO, WPH Press, 10/21/18- Former NFL great and current handball mega promoter and enthusiast, Jake Plummer, was featured on the October 18 NFL Network Thursday Night Football pregame show. The Plummer Helluva Family Bash host discussed his life after football, playing handball, raising his family, and his business interests.  But, mostly HANDBALL! PLEASE SHARE!!! As part of the pregame special, Jake was filmed playing 3-Wall handball in Boulder, CO, and extolled the values of the lifetime sport. “Handball is...

  • To Air on ESPN!

    No Entry Fee ~ $50,000 Purse ~ Airing on ESPN ~ Pro Stop ~ Deadline Now Oct 28!!

    by DV

    The Tucson Memorial was designed by local handball players in early 2015 to honor those in our community that have left us; remembering that “Life is What You Celebrate.  Every Ounce of it. Even it’s End.”  This is not a somber event, instead it’s a celebration of life and the sport we love most…  HANDBALL!!!     This November 2nd-4th, 2018, the handball community will be celebrating those that helped progress the game; members of our handball community that have passed; past champions...

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    2018/19 Race4Eight Professional Tour, by ESPN

    by DV

    The World Players of Handball is thrilled to announce the 2018/19 Race 4 Eight Men’s Pro, Women’s Race 4 Eight, and Senior Race 4 Eight tour seasons, featuring nine events starting in Atlanta, GA in early October and ending with the Aces Race 4 Eight Player’s Championship seven months later in Salt Lake City, UT. The Race 4 Eight Men’s Pros will compete in six “full” R48 stops and three R48LTE stops, with all nine events counting towards the official R48 Power Rankings, while the WR48 and SR48 pros will each compete in three...

  • R48 w/Less Calories

    WPH Introduces: Race4Eight Light (LTE)

    by DV

    The World Players of Handball Foundation R48 LTE The R48 LTE The WPH is thrilled to announce the “R48 LTE,” the light version of a typical Race 4 Eight tour stop, but with a few changes. The R48 LTE will offer prize money and reduced R48 ranking points; meanwhile, still counting towards the current Race Season [R48Pro VIII].  Race LTE will allow R48 pros and R48 hopefuls to play more official matches, to fine-tune their games, while also spreading the word of handball in more cities around the country. R48 LTE events are designed to promote...

Detroit’s Historic Palmer Park 3-Wall Courts Grand Reopening

Posted on: Oct 22 2018 - 4:22pm | #0
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Detroit, MI, WPH Press, 10/22/18- Detroit’s historic Palmer Park Courts were home to the USHA Three Wall Nationals for two decades and have proudly been restored to their its glory by a group of passionate Detroit handball players, with the aim of inspiring new players, hosting junior handball clinics and programs, as well as open play for Motor City 3-Wall enthusiasts at the historic venue. The Palmer Park Courts grand reopening featured a booth to introduce the game to new players on September 29, followed by the official Palmer Park Courts kickoff inauguration on October 13, all part of the Detroit outdoor handball rejuvenation. “All the greats of the 1950’s and 1960’s played at Palmer Park,” stated Palmer Park...

First Women’s Only Event at the SERC!

  S.E.R.C.  South End Rowing Club San Francisco, CA, WPH Press, 10/20/18- The famed South End Rowing Club hosted its first Women’s Only handball event in the 145-year history of the club, featuring 26 women’s players and a special exhibition match between the #3 and #4 players on the WPH Women’s Race 4 Eight professional handball tour. Bay...

Posted on: Oct 21 2018 - 4:58am | #0
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No Entry Fee ~ $50,000 Purse ~ Airing on ESPN ~ Pro Stop ~ Deadline Now Oct 28!!

The Tucson Memorial was designed by local handball players in early 2015 to honor those in our community that have left us; remembering...

2018/19 Race4Eight Professional Tour, by ESPN

The World Players of Handball is thrilled to announce the 2018/19 Race 4 Eight Men’s Pro, Women’s Race 4 Eight, and Senior Race...

Posted on: Oct 20 2018 - 9:34pm | #0
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2018 Illini Handball Invitational

Champaign, IL, WPH Press, 10/21/18- The Illini Handball Club hosted the 2018 Illini Handball Invitational at the Activities and Recreation Center on the campus on the University...

2018/19 Race4Eight Professional Tour, by ESPN

The World Players of Handball is thrilled to announce the 2018/19 Race 4 Eight Men’s Pro, Women’s Race 4 Eight, and Senior Race 4 Eight tour seasons, featuring nine events starting in Atlanta, GA in early October and ending with the Aces Race 4 Eight Player’s Championship seven months later in Salt Lake City, UT. The Race 4 Eight Men’s Pros will compete in six “full”...

WPH Outdoor

The 2018 3WallBall Sports Festival Wraps

Day 3: Sunday Las Vegas, NV, WPH Press, 9/29/18 The 10th 2018 3WallBall Sports Festival concluded on Sunday, with the game’s best outdoor men’s and women’s stars from the east and west coasts playing electrifying...

Las Vegas, 3WB Outdoor World’s (Re-post from Feb ’18)

(Original post from Feb 20th, 2018, HERE) World Players of Handball Foundation, of Tucson, Arizona, announcement: ...

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