The World Players of Handball and
the New Orleans handball community are thrilled to host the 2020 Mardi Gras
Open/R48LTE, February 14-16 at the Ochsner Fitness Center, located at 1200 S.
Clearview Pkwy, Harahan, LA 70123 – The 2020 New Orleans R48LTE will be the fifth
official Race stop of the 2019/20 Race 4 Eight 9 season.
R48 will feature some of the top R48 touring pros, as last year’s R48LTE Mardi Gras
champion Lucho Cordova will be aiming to defend his title against a strong field; additionally, A/B,
C, and 60+ Master’s Singles and Doubles and Female A/B singles divisions will
Students entry fees will be dramatically
Students: $30 for the first division, $10 for
the second division.
Please contact tournament director David Fink
at firstname.lastname@example.org for reduced student entry
The WPH R48LTE awards half the R48 ranking
points as a traditional R48 event and nearly half the prize money.
money and ranking points for R48 LTE events:
$1.5k (5 ranking points)
$1k (4 ranking points)
$750/$750 (3 ranking points)
$500; if the event has 8 ranked pros or better (2 ranking points)