Calling penalty hinders during a racquetball match plays an important part of keeping racquetball a fair and honest game. A penalty hinder does not necessarily have to be an intentional act. There are many types of penalty hinders, but the most common falls under Rule 3.15 (a) Failure to Move.
The most current official racquetball rulebook (pdf file) can be downloaded from the teamusa.org website or from this link: Downloadable/Printable Rulebook-2013 Version (September 2013). There are 4 new rule changes in this version: 1. In USAR-sanctioned events throughout the nation, all divisions (including the “Open” divisions) will play the two-serve game — except for the U.S. […]
The Racquetball Screen Serve FAQ What exactly does the rule say? Rule 3.9 (h) Fault Serves Screen Serve – “A served ball that first hits the front wall and on the rebound passes so closely to the server, or server’s partner in doubles, that it prevents the receiver from having a clear view of the […]
Are you often getting hit by the ball in the back of your legs or in your back? Do you often have large red circular raised welts in your skin which slowly turn into black bruises? Are you are standing directly in front of your opponent while they are hitting the ball? Do you look […]