Posted On: 12/11/2013
Portland, Oregon, December 7, 2013-- World Outdoor Racquetball (WOR) is excited to announce a new WOR director for New York. The change will be for the upcoming 2014 season. Edwin Viera, who runs a number of very successful events throughout the city, has agreed to take on this leadership position from Benny Bandana Torres. Viera will be in charge of scheduling of all WOR events in New York.
Posted On: 12/04/2013
Portland, Oregon, November 27, 2013-- World Outdoor Racquetball (WOR) is proud to announce new WOR directors for Florida. The team of Rob Mijares and Angel Calderon will take over one of the largest and most successful states in outdoor. The change will take effect immediately, allowing current director Chris Young to devote more time to his career. Mijares and Calderon are outdoor veterans who have been involved with WOR for years as players, tournament directors, and supporters. Calderon just finished running the highly successful Krowning Moment event and Mijares has supported and run many events at around Florida, including events at Holiday Park and the Beach Bash for Cash in Hollywood.
Posted On: 10/24/2013
The 2013 Hemborg Ford 3WallBall Cup Championship Series concluded in Las Vegas at the 3WallBall World Championships with the crowning of Robert Sostre and Janel Tisinger as this year's champions. Robert entered the 3WallBall World Championships with a commanding lead, and played handball and paddleball divisions in addition to his racquetball divisions. Janel's fine performance at the WOR Championships gave her the lead over the women. Then she used a win in the Women's Pro Singles to clinch the championship. Congratulations to both champions who successfully defended their respective crowns, and earned their grand prizes of $500 and a suite at the Stratosphere.
Posted On: 09/17/2013
Colorado Springs, Colo. and Lake Oswego, Ore. – USA Racquetball and World Outdoor Racquetball (WOR) today announced the expansion of their partnership. Known as the preeminent organization in outdoor racquetball, WOR will continue to sanction its tournaments with USA Racquetball through 2014. Beyond providing sanctioning services, USA Racquetball looks forward to increasing collaboration with WOR to increase participation in and coverage of its events.