Archive for January, 2012

10 Travel Tips from a Top 10 Racquetball Pro

Posted on: January 23rd, 2012 by Charlie 1 Comment

On the road

If there is one thing I don’t look forward to when going to a tournament, it is the travel. At times, I feel like my profession is not racquetball, but traveling. Airplanes, rental cars, hotels, new
places, new people. It all sounds glamorous, and it can be, but it can also be exhausting, frustrating, expensive and unhealthy if you do not take the right steps.

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Crunch Time

Posted on: January 2nd, 2012 by Charlie 3 Comments

The “second half” of the season starts in three days in Canoga Park, CA. It has been seven weeks since our last Tier 1 Prostop and I am very excited to play. In the time off I have mostly been working on my conditioning and overall strength, but now it is time to sharpen my skills before competition. “The training is done, that part of the break is over”, says my trainer. (more…)