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Racketball

England Squash

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Contact Email
enquiries@englandsquash.com
Contact Telephone
0161 231 4499

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What is Racketball?

Racketball is played on any regular squash court and is similar to squash.

Compared to squash it uses a larger ball that does not need warming up and a shorter racket is used. The rallies last longer and the ball moves slower than in squash giving the opponent more time to react and get to the ball.

Benefits

  • Great cardiovascular and muscular workout

Involvement

You can book a court with a friend or join one of the many social sessions that run every week in clubs and leisure centres. If you want to play more competitively you can join a box league or get involved in a local competition or event.

Equipment

Equipment can normally be hired but if you want your own then you will need a racket and a ball. You will also need suitable footwear due to the constant change in direction.

Campaigns

Coaching Can

Coaching has long been considered to be about the development of skill in a sport. It has been about acquiring, honing and transferring these skills in the pursuit of athletic achievement.

Partners

  • East Midlands Platform
    British Heart Foundation
    Rutland County Council
    Age UK L&R
    Equality Standard
  • North West Leicestershire District Council
    Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
    County Sport Network
    QUEST
    Melton Borough Council
  • Leicestershire County Council
    Blaby District Council
    Charnwood Borough Council
    Harborough District Council
    Sport England
  • Safeguarding
    Loughborough University
    Leicester City Council
    Oadby & Wigston Borough Council

Partners

  • Charnwood Borough Council
    Oadby & Wigston Borough Council
  • County Sport Network
    East Midlands Platform
  • QUEST
    Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
  • Rutland County Council
    Blaby District Council
  • Safeguarding
    British Heart Foundation
  • Sport England
    North West Leicestershire District Council
  • Equality Standard
    Leicestershire County Council
  • Age UK L&R
    Melton Borough Council
  • Harborough District Council
    Leicester City Council
  • Loughborough University