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  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Next Up; Get Ready!

    WPH R48Pro VIII Stop #3 – Portland (Dec 27-30) & USHA Jr Nationals

    by DV

    December 27th-30th, 2018 Portland, Oregon – Multnomah – When the WPH Visited the Multnomah Athletic Club back in 2016 it was immediately viewed as one of the most successful stops on the professional handball tour. Players and Fans alike enjoyed the amazing hospitality of the MAC, near-perfect weather of the Great Pacific Northwest, and awesome play from the event participants. Back in 2016, the WPH teamed up with the USHA to host this mega-event, as the National Master Singles took place at the same venue as the WPH Player’s...

  • Learn from the Pros!

    Handball Terminology and Instructional + R48 Rules

    by DV

    Tucson, AZ, WPH Press, 9/21/18- Do you want to learn how to play handball like the best players in the world? Now you can! The Race 4 Eight Elite Men’s and Women’s stars broke down handball’s most important shots and rules, so not only can you watch the pros on ESPN3, but you can play like them too! Watch Handball Terminology and Instructional + the Race 4 Eight rules HERE! Handball Terminology and Instructional + R48 Rules Preview Race 4 Eight #1 Killian Carroll, Ace Serve leader on tour, breaks down the Power Serve and Lob...

Mecha Car Show Tournament Revs Up in Year 2

Posted on: Nov 18 2018 - 2:44pm | #0
In: News Archive
DV

  Carl Hayden High School in Phoenix was the site of a combined handball tournament and Mecha Car Show this past weekend [Nov 17/18, 2018]. Thirty two players and nearly three dozen classic, souped up and low-rider cars were on campus to wow the spectators and fans.   This was year two for the tournament, which raised money for the high school handball club and was once again managed by the Arizona State University Handball team.  The Sun Devils were happy to show their commitment to community service and mentoring young student-athletes through this fun weekend.    High school players from Carl Hayden and Camelback participated along with a passel of local adult players.    “We’re...

2018 Golden Gloves Wraps Up

Posted on: Nov 18 2018 - 2:34pm | #0
In: Elite Handball, News, News Archive
DV

Belfast, Northern Ireland, WPH Press, 11/19/18- The St. Paul’s Club hosted the 2018 FonaCab Golden Gloves Titles, with Ireland’s top men’s and women’s senior stars battling for valuable GAA Senior 40×20...

57 Year Old Takes Albany; Defeats Former Qualifiers!

The Great Albany Open Albany, NY, WPH Press, 11/19/18- One of the Northeast’s premiere 4-Wall events was held in the middle of November at Albany’s Court Club, pitting the best from Canada against the best from New York City. Canadian R48 #1 Ryan Bowler, cross over stars Tyree and Jurell Bastidas and Billy O’Donnell, Canadian legend Danny Bell, and rising...

Posted on: Nov 18 2018 - 11:10am | #0
In: News, News Archive
DV

2018 R48 Pre Qualifier @ LAAC (Dec 8)

Los Angeles, CA, WPH Press, 6/28/18– The Los Angeles Athletic Club and the World Players of Handball are thrilled...

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...

WPH Introduces: Race4Eight Light (LTE)

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...

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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