Welcome to the 2016 World Racquetball Tour Long Beach Open of racquetball hosted
by the Belmont Athletic Club. The Belmont Shore area will play host to
the most competitive players on the planet who specialize in the art of doubles. We
will see National Champions from around the globe, past, present and future World Champions, a $20,000 prize purse, and so much more.
It is important to know the following:
1) This is a doubles only tournament that will cap at 32 teams. Once the team limit has
been met, all others will be on the short list of alternatives into the
2) Color coordination: every team needs to wear matching colors
when they arrive to the court. Players are allowed to have different
sponsors, but the color scheme of their outfit must be unilateral.
Should any team show up to their scheduled match without unison in their
attire will be disqualified. No exceptions. Every team will look like a
3) This is a Men's Doubles ONLY event. Because we do not have a
women's division to offer, the event has opened to women who
have either finished #1, is a current national team member of their
respective country, OR has won the Pan Am Championships/Games.
Seating will be for Belmont Athletic Club members, VIP, and ticket
holders. Tickets will be on sale to the public on June 1st. For all
other viewing please join us at Murphy's for a cold one. The world wide
broadcast will be on most the TVs in the bar, but it does fill up fast
so find a spot as soon as you can. You must be 21+ to be in the bar.
You can always access the WRT Live Free Broadcast at bit.ly/wrtlive
starting with the Quarters on Friday night, then the Semis on Saturday morning and the Finals on Saturday night.
Thank you again for supporting and we hope everyone has a good
time. For any tournament related questions, please contact Brian Pineda