World Racquetball Tournament For Players 6 - 18 To Kick-off Nov 14 At Spectrum Athletic Club Canoga Park
Public is invited to the 22nd Annual World Junior Championship at Spectrum Athletic Club located at 22235 Sherman Way, Canoga Park.
- Los Angeles-Long Beach, CA (1888PressRelease) October 20, 2010 - They range in age from 6-18 and hail from the four corners of the globe. The world's finest young racquetball players will gather for a grueling 6-day tournament November 15-20 as the International Racquetball Federation holds its 22nd Annual World Junior Championship at Spectrum Athletic Club (22235 Sherman Way, Canoga Park).
More than 300 players from the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Bolivia, Korea and over 20 other countries, will be competing in boys & girls singles, doubles and mixed doubles in their respective age categories. The public is invited to attend the tournament as well as the opening ceremonies on Sunday, November 14 at 6 p.m. also at Spectrum Athletic Club. There is no charge for admission to either the tournament or opening ceremonies, although there is limited seating available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
According to International Racquetball Federation President Keith Calkins, the nearly weeklong tournament has grown in popularity in the past decade with a growing number of players, their families and friends and local racquetball enthusiasts attending the festivities.
"We're looking forward to hosting our Junior Championships at one of the world's nicest and largest racquetball facilities at Spectrum Athletic Club," said Calkins. "We have been overwhelmed by the initial response from players all over the world who are excited at the prospect of competing in California."
The 22nd Annual World Junior Championship at Spectrum Athletic Club is presented by E-Force and the official sponsor is Ball-Penn. For more information, call Spectrum Athletic Club Canoga Park at (818) 884-5034.
Recognized as one of the 10 largest fitness companies in the U.S. with 23 locations throughout Southern California and Texas, Spectrum Athletic Clubs offer spacious award-winning facilities, state-of-the-art equipment, high-end amenities, highly trained staff and a full range of fitness programming. Visit www.spectrumclubs.com.