In recent weeks some of our counties senior players have been having success.
Russell Hunter who plays in Alnwick competed in the national Police champioships in Cardiff in the O45 category where on the way to the final he beat both a Welsh and Scottish national team players, and in the final he beat a Yorkshireman to win the title, and all matches were 3-0.
Jon Evans played in the O45 home internationals in Edinburgh. Evans was representing Wales (which he also did at senior mens level) and played against England, Scotland and Ireland. He won 2 out of 3 only losing out to England number 1 Ian Bradburn.
Nick and Chris Park travelled to Birmingham for the National Racketball championships, they are both keen players and play at the Northumberlad Club. Nick made it to the Quarter-final where he lost to the number 1 seed and eventual winner M.Livock. Chris lost to the number 2 seed in the first round but went on to win the Plate.