Results below from the 15th Yorkshire County Closed Racketball Championships 2018 sponsored by Electromec Access held at Chapel Allerton Tennis and Squash club on Sunday 23rd September.
There were 44 entrants from 11 different clubs competing in the age categories and the Blue Ball Championships .
In the over 45s and 55s category the events were dominated by players from Huddersfield with Mark Francis ending Neil Baldwins 9 year reign as over 45s Champion.
In the Blue Ball mixed grade Matilda Parslow from Chapel A battled through beating top 3 seeds John Whitely quarters /John Cook semi final and in a pulsating final overcame Geoff Woodward in a five setter.
|Winner||Runner Up||Plate Winner||Runner Up|
|Over 45s||Mark Francis, Huddersfield||Neil Baldwin, Huddersfield|
|Over 55s||Paul Haigh, Huddersfield||Janak Malkani, Huddersfield|
|Over 60s||Stephen Widdison, Collingham||David Lines, Chapel A|
|Over 65s||Geoff Wright, Ilkley||Howard Stephenson, Rothwell|
|Over 70s||John Alderson, Harrogate||Geoffrey Douglas, Heaton||Stephen Brown, Heaton||Bernard Mitchinson, Chapel A|
|Blue Ball A grade||Matilda Parslow, Chapel A||Geoff Woodward, Dunnington||John Whitely, Wilsden||Adrian Latham, Chapel A|
|Blue Ball B grade||Gearrard Chadwick, Wilsden||Stephen Uttley, York R I|
|Ladies Blue Ball||Jayne Dixon, Chapel A||Katie ShIppard, Collingham|
The Black Ball Championships will be held at Collingham on Sunday 9th December, details will follow. Graded event with Cash prizes
AR Blue Ball Graded Team Event
Saturday 13th October
Chapel Allerton Tennis and Squash Club
This is a graded team tournament for teams of 3 players.
Entry fee per team £30
There are two grades:
Grade A for a Team of 3 Blue Ball Series players A and B
Grade B for a Team of 3 Blue Ball Series players C and D
Teams can be made up of your own club players or you can create your own team of players and give yourself a name
If you wish to enter a team email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Head Coach for Squash & Racketball
Chapel Allerton Tennis, Squash & Gym
Academy of Rackets Director
Racketball Tournament Series For All