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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...

  • Send us Event Info!

    The Handball Calendar – Add Your Event!

    by DV

      The most complete calendar of handball events for 2018 keeps growing and we invite you to help further the expansion of this page.   As always, this almanac is a work-in-progress and is in need of entry forms, more details and corrections.  Please feel free by contacting us with further details and we will add them!  Please include handball functions (ie fun days, gatherings, meetings, special engagements); include indoor and outdoor 1, 3, & 4 wall; Pelota (2 Wall); big, small, wallball and more:  info@wphlive.tv Please...

  • 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...

  • Enter Race Stop #1

    WPH R48Pro VIII Kicks Off in Atlanta! Oct 5-7, 2018

    by DV

    Join us for the Ron Cook Peachtree Open & WPH Race4Eight Professional Handball Tour Stop #1 (Season 8)     – October 5th-7th, 2018 Lilburn, Georgia – Recreation Atlanta Online Entry Form is HERE> – This Event will kick off the 8th WPH R48Pro Season and will bring in players from around the globe. Come join us as a player, fan or spectator in one of the most family-friendly venues in all of Handball. The Entry is open to the public now and is highlighted by divisions for Pro Qualifiers, Juniors, Amateurs,...

2018 National Interclub Exchange

Posted on: Sep 16 2018 - 11:00am | #0
In: Elite Handball, News, News Archive
DV

San Francisco, CA, WPH Press, 9/16/18- The Olympic Club hosted the 2018 National Interclub Exchange on the third weekend of September, matching the Olympic Club, Portland’s Multnomah Athletic Club and the Los Angeles Athletic Club. The National Interclub Exchange featured several of the best players in the world, to include the 15-time Olympic Club singles champion and R48 #7 Emmett Peixoto, the LAAC’s R48 #8 Vic Perez, and the MAC’s former Elite 8 star Aaron Garner. The event also featured several of the game’s top master’s players, as former top 12 pros Chris Tico (Olympic Club) and John Libby (LAAC) joined the current R48 Elite in the one-day team showdown. The LAAC clinched the opening match with the Olympic Club, as Perez...

2018/19 Race4Eight Pro Tour Preview

by David Fink Tucson, AZ, WPH Press, 9/14/18- The World Players of Handball is thrilled to announce the 2018/19 Race 4 Eight 8 Men’s Pro, Women’s Race 4 Eight, and Senior Race 4 Eight tour seasons Powered by ESPN, featuring nine events kicking off in Atlanta, GA in early October and ending with the WPH Aces Race 4 Eight Player’s Championship seven months later...

Posted on: Sep 15 2018 - 1:15pm | #0
In: Elite Handball, News, News Archive, WPH R48 Pro
DV

2018/19 Race4Eight Pro Tour Preview

by David Fink Tucson, AZ, WPH Press, 9/14/18- The World Players of Handball is thrilled to announce the 2018/19 Race 4 Eight 8 Men’s...

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...

Jr WPH Hood River Off and Running

by Nick Flores The Oregon Handball Association is proud to announce a unique new partnership between the World Players of Handball and the Hood River Handball Association, forming a new Junior WPH sponsored team at Horizon Christian School in Hood River, Oregon. This new Junior WPH Hood River program features two dozen handball players between 7th and 12th grade at the small private...

WPH Outdoor

Portland One-Wall Big Ball Doubles Wraps

Portland, OR, WPH Press, 8/25/18- The 4th annual Portland One-Wall Big Ball Doubles tournament was held...

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