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UK OPEN 2019: CLOSING DATE APPROACHING

There are only a few day left to enter the UK 1-Wall Open 2019. Get your entries in soon before space runs out! This year, as ever, we have  a top class field travelling from all over Europe to compete, including: Conor McElduff, World ChampionLuke Thomson, No.1 Player for GBRMar Giminez, No. 1 European Ladies PlayerSebastien Potiez, No. 1 European …

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UK Wallball Sweeps Doubles Titles at Dutch Open

The 2019 Tiedema Dutch Open was a massive success for UK Wallballers, who claimed four gold medals, whilst sweeping the Men’s Doubles Events last weekend. A tough international field was brushed aside, as Dan Grant and Luke Thomson won their second Open title of the season. In the B doubles, Luke Stradwick and Colm Grace went unbeaten throughout the day, …

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Mike English Makes His Mark at the Belgian Open

Mike English may only be playing the sport of wallball for two years, but at the 8th annual Belgian Open last weekend, he appeared, to many, like a seasoned pro. English, playing in his first tournament outside of London, left his mark by taking home three medals, including a gold in the Over 40s Singles event.Having lost his first game …

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Massive Success at the UK Open

Over 500 people turned out to the 2018 UK Wallball Open to attend a 4 day international festival to celebrate the sport of Wallball and everything we’ve been doing this year. The festival took place on 16th to 19th February on our new courts at the Westway Sports Centre. Key stats: Over 500 people playing over 4 days 51:49 gender …

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UK Open is Back! ENTER NOW!

The UK Open is back and this year it’ll be bigger than ever. Over the weekend of 17-18th Feb we’ll be hosting a massive tournament at a brand new venue with 6 courts at the Westway Sports Centre, Latimer Road. The Open forms part of a larger festival that sees us showcase some of the amazing work we’ve been doing …

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World Team Champs – Colombia Report

Team GBR are back from a wonderful and inspiring week in Pasto, Colombia, where we competed in the CIJB  World Team Championships. We may not have won a trophy this time, but we’ve plenty to be proud of, had some phenomenal experiences and left with memories and friends for life. Like all CIJB tournaments there are 4 events to play …

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European Tour Round Up

We’ve got three European  Tour events to report on. Spanish Open Thomson, Grant, Stradwick, Rowe, Denman and Maddy Raynor all travelled to Valencia for the 3rd Spanish Open. Another wonderful event hosted by Tavernes Blanques. Thomson: Runner-up men’s singles to Conor Mcelduff Grant & Thomson: Runner-up in men’s doubles to Mcelduff & Van Der Schoot Raynor: Semi-finals women’s beginners Belgium …

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Upcoming Tours

There’s some amazing trips coming up and there’s loads of opportunities to get involved. The European Tour Events are suitable for all players – even beginners and the World Championships next year are an absolute must! For the European Tour we’ve arranged limited accommodation which will be allocated on a first come first serve basis. 2017 Spanish Open – Sep …

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First Children’s Wallball Tournament at Westway

The first Westway Schools Wallball Tournament took place on Friday 14th July with 32 children taking part. Pupils from three local primary schools battled for the trophy – St Mary of the Angels, St Charles and Thomas Jones. Each school entered a team of four boys and four girls with the round robin format producing some competitive yet friendly matches. …

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Smashing it at the Schools’ Spring Tournament

Three schools battled it out in our second school event in East London. Gallions, Carpenters and Chobham brought teams of five to compete in the u8 and u11 categories. Run by Gareth and Dan, and with help from the magnificent London Legacy volunteers, the tournament was a huge success. Games were fun, fast and friendly as players met their opposite …

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