The county’s first ever Racket ball county closed took place at Tynemouth Squash Club on the 28th March. Organised by Ray Rycroft there were 4 events played in a round robin format.
MENS-Nick Hale from the Northumberland Club became mens county champion beating Paul Millington in the final.
LADIES- Chris Park also from the Northumberland Club won the ladies event beating Gill Millington in the final.
MENS B EVENT – Junior Stephen Twaddle won this event beating Nick Park 2-1 in the final.
JUNIORs- Stephen Twaddle won again beating Tynemouths Greg Bojke 2-0 in the final.
Racketball is a growing sport in the county and hopefully next years event will be bigger and better.