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    2019 R48 8 Montana Red Death Full Preview

    by DV

    Missoula, MT, WPH Press, 1/21/19- The 2019 R48 8 Montana Red Death marks the 52nd event in the history of the Race 4 Eight tour, with the tour spanning 16 states in the R48’s first eight seasons. The 2019 R48 Montana Red Death will feature the top eight pros on the R48 Men’s Pro tour, with the “Elite 8” ranked R48 pros joined by 16 qualifier hopefuls, to include R48 #9 and SR48 #2 Marcos Chavez, R48 #10 Shorty Ruiz, current collegiate national champion Leo Canales, Jr., Irish and USHA junior national champion Sean Kerr, and a number...

  • Exclusive Content

    WPH Patreons Weekly Uploads & Updates

    by DV

    WPH Rolled out some more Exclusive Handball Content this week through the Back Stage Pass, known as Patreon and you can get involved too! Here’s what we rolled out this week: A special Remix of the Portland Finals, by Jeff Kastner.  New Camera Angles, better sound, replays and more!  This video is superb and is, “…in the top 5 of anything we’ve ever created,” says Dave Vincent.   All WPH Patreons get between 20% -30% off Webstore purchases at thehandballstore.com, plus free shipping w/discount...

  • Big Easy Handball

    WPH RaceLite Stop Mardi Gras Open- New Orleans (Feb 15-17, 2019)

    by DV

    New Orleans, LA, WPH Press, 6/20/18– The World Players of Handball and the New Orleans handball community are thrilled to host the 2019 Mardi Gras Open/R48LTE, February 15-17, 2019 at the Ochsner Fitness Center, located at 1200 S. Clearview Pkwy, Harahan, LA 70123. Enter HERE The Race 4 Eight will be staged in New Orleans for third time, featuring the R48LTE and SR48 Pro, as well as A/B, C, 50+ and 60+ Master’s Singles and Doubles and Female A/B singles. The 2019 R48 8 Mardi Gras Open/R48LTE will mark...

  • Pro Schedule & Code

    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...

Fink Awarded Yellow

Posted on: Jan 21 2019 - 5:35pm | #0
In: Awards, Elite Handball, News, News Archive, Players
DV

For his win at the Tucson Memorial in ’18 (November), David Fink is handed his Official Yellow Jersey on Monday at the Tucson, AZ, Headquarters of the WPH. As you recall, David Fink (#1 on the Senior 40+ Pro Tour), played in not only the 40 pro division in Tucson, but also the elite men’s pro bracket and came within a couple points of advancing to the finals of both pro divisions. Fink ended his historic ’18 Tucson Memorial tied for 3rd place in the men’s elite pro bracket; while nabbing first place in the 40 division, over rival Marcos Chavez; the latter earned him a nice Yellow Jersey to go with his collection.   David Fink enters the week Ranked #1 on the Senior 40+ Tour and #5 on the Elite Men’s...

’19 Illinois State Championships: Youth is Served!

Lombard, IL, WPH Press, 1/20/19- A star-studded field collided at the 2019 IHA Illinois State Championships at the Glass Court Swim & Fitness Club in Lombard, IL, with four current R48 pros joined by three former pros and a number of rising stars highlighting the Men’s Open Singles. Men’s Open Singles R48 # 18 Dave Munson (IL) entered the Men’s Open Singles...

Posted on: Jan 20 2019 - 7:23pm | #0
In: News, News Archive
DV

WPH RaceLite Stop Mardi Gras Open- New Orleans (Feb 15-17, 2019)

New Orleans, LA, WPH Press, 6/20/18– The World Players of Handball and the New Orleans handball community are thrilled...

R48 Rankings Post Portland ‘18

Portland, OR, WPH Press, 12/30/18- Daniel Cordova captured his first R48 title at Portland’s Multnomah Athletic Club, dismantling...

She’s Ace ’19: Casey Wins Her 5th!

Co. Mayo, Ireland, WPH Press, 1/19/19- GAA Handball presented “She’s Ace” on the third weekend in January in Co. Mayo, Ireland, the first 40×20 Women’s Ranking...

WPH RaceLite Stop Mardi Gras Open- New Orleans (Feb 15-17, 2019)

New Orleans, LA, WPH Press, 6/20/18– The World Players of Handball and the New Orleans handball community are thrilled to host the 2019 Mardi Gras Open/R48LTE, February 15-17, 2019 at the Ochsner Fitness Center, located at 1200 S. Clearview Pkwy, Harahan, LA 70123. Enter HERE The Race 4 Eight will be staged in New Orleans for third time, featuring...

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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