Oregon’s Kaitlin Inglesby and Taylor Knoth seem pleased with their success in Mixed doubles at Junior Worlds. Photo courtesy John Ferguson.
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March - April 2003
Volume 14, Number 2

First Title Win for Mexico at Junior Worlds ... by Ryan John
In an historic first, Junior Team Mexico narrowly defeated a young U.S. team by 31 points to earn the 2002 junior world team title at the ProKennex 14th World Junior Championships, presented by Penn Racquet Sports. The Orlando Fitness & Racquet Club hosted the Florida event in late December, where Mexico’s strongest squad to date was able to overcome 13 years of U.S. dominance ... 
[ Excerpt & Sidebars | Site Releases | Results | Recordbook
Junior Programs on the Rise  
Junior programs nationwide are attracting youngsters to the sport. Read how some very special people are changing the landscape of junior racquetball ...  

[ RB: Juniors | How to start your own program | Poster ]
Why We Play ... Campaign Update ... by Randy Stafford 
Until recently, the question of “why we play” wasn’t one that I thought about much. I started because it was fun and convenient, good exercise, competitive, and offered great camaraderie. Everyone has their own reasons for participating in one of the greatest individual sports ever created … and lately, I’ve tried to think more about “why we play” in the larger sense ... 

[ Update & Donor List | Lifetime members | Donate Online
USRA Board of Directors Election  
Five candidates are seeking election to four available board seats. You'll find directions published on a pre-printed ballot bound in the print edition of the March/April RACQUETBALL, with a return deadline of FRIDAY APRIL 25, 2003.  

[ Review Candidate Platforms & Photos | Stand Up and be Counted! ]
tour news
International Racquetball Tour
IRT in Denver
— by Tom Rall 
IRT in Cleveland — by Tim Deighan
Sudsy dodges Injury — by Ryan John
Next Generation? [ photo

IRT Rankings & Scorecard
IRT Schedule

Ladies Pro Racquetball Association
Rice wins in Denver
— by Tom Rall
LPRA Rankings & Scorecard
LPRA Schedule
From the Editor 
Reader Forum: Rankings Response
Industry News: Pocket Racquetball
SPECIAL: Pull-out Junior Poster!
SPECIAL: Summit in the Rockies

TOP-25 Open, Skill and Age Rankings
USRA Sanctioned Events Calendar
Corporate Sponsors & Advertisers

USRA Olympic Ring Merchandise
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This preview edition contains added "online exclusive" content & photos that may not appear in the print version. [ more ]

Sudsy's Magic Show [back issues]
The Overhead Z & Jam Serves 
— Sudsy Monchik
Wilson Game Plan: Swing Away 
— Evon, Robinson & Swain
Harrow Tipsheet: Drilling 
Mike Ceresia
Smarter Head: Driven to 
Distraction — Fran Davis  
Ashaway Mains & Crosses:
Thin is In — Steve Crandall
Winning Racquetball: Top-10 Strategies — Marcy Lynch
Training & Psychology
Through Illness — Tim Scheet, Ph.D
ACL Injuries — Aaron Haydu, D.C.
RB vs. Prozac — Dr. Les Barbanell
The Tao — Michael Josephson 
AmPRO Clinic Schedule
Site Tutorial — John Bryant
entries & info
How to Enter | Planner | Calendar
Register Online | PDF Entries | Email

In this issue ... [ event details ]
National Singles
National Intercollegiates
Regional Qualifiers

Are you a National or World Champ? If so, you're entitled to purchase a championship ring to prove it ... !

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