IWT MALTA OPEN 2022

Sport(s): Racketlon

Federation: Federation of International Racketlon

Status: International World Tour

Date: 20 May 22 - 22 May 22

Location: Marsa Sports Club, Triq Aldo Moro, Marsa MRS 9064, Malta


We’re very proud and excited to once again bring the FIR World Racketlon Tour back to Malta!

One of the most popular tournaments with all the players and a great opportunity to enjoy a tournament and holiday all in one!Malta venue

As always at the Malta Open, we will put on a great programme for all the players.

Pool area at Marsa Club open to all players + friends & family

Pool area at Marsa Sports Club

Being able to relax in between matches amongst the amazing surroundings of the Marsa Sports Club, whilst also organising BBQ’s, Sightseeing Tours, Padel, Boat Trips and a whole lot of night time activity.

Malta is a fantastic place with a huge amount to do and to explore and the weather in May will be a very warm, consistent 25 degrees – we look forward to welcoming the worldwide Racketlon community back to Malta this May!

Enter the tournament as usual through Tournament Software (details below), but for all other extras (accommodation, ground transport, Tour of Valletta, Buffet meals, Beach trips etc), please fill out the form at this link: MALTA OPEN EXTRAS FORM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Venue Information

The Marsa Sports Club offers fantastic Racketlon facilities including:

- Excellent tournament quality Tibhar TT tables courtesy of HiTT Malta
- Badminton played on tournament mats provided by Badminton Malta
- Air-conditioned glass back squash courts with seating for 150 spectators on centre court
- Outdoor hard court tennis, under palm trees, with excellent spectator seating on all courts.

Off-court at the Marsa, players + friends & family can enjoy:
- Lounging by the huge pool area
- Various outdoor club restaurants & bars
- The Royal Malta Golf Club
- Manicured gardens
- Cricket pitch

Schedule

Below are the approximate times for the different categories of the tournament:

Fri 20th May

09.00: Start of all doubles categories
16.00: Round 1 of the larger singles categories (Men's A, B, C)

Sat 21st May

09.00: All singles categories start or continue

Sun 22nd May

09.00 All singles categories continue
15.30 Prize Giving Ceremony

Accommodation Details

This year we are offering an Accommodation & Transport Package to all players which will include:

- 3 nights Bed & Breakfast at the 3 star Tournament Hotel
*extra night= EUR39 per person (double/twin) or EUR70 (single)*
- Shuttle pick up from the airport to tournament hotel (or to Marsa Sports Club)
- Shuttle back to the airport
- All transport between the Tournament Hotel & the Marsa Club during the tournament.
*all transport is only reserved for those players who book an Accommodation & Transport Package*

"Accommodation & Transport" Package Cost:

Double/Twin: EUR152 per person (3 nights + all transport)
Single: EUR245 (3 nights + all transport).

The Tournament Hotel is the Alexandria Hotel in St Julians which has many restaurants, bars and clubs all within walking distance. The hotel has a rooftop pool, free wifi and wellness centre.

In order to book your Accommodation & Transport package please fill out the form at this link:
MALTA OPEN EXTRAS FORM

...and email it to duncan@dwsevents.com before April 5th 2022

Tournament Entry

Online entries for the tournament open at 12.00 cet on Friday 25th Feb. ENTER HERE

In order to enter you need to have an FIR License. GET LICENSE

We have a limited amount of places for this tournament so please enter early to avoid disappointment!

Travel

There are many different low cost airlines (Ryanair, Easyjet, Wizair etc) who all fly direct to Malta from all over Europe. Air Malta is the national airline which also runs many direct flights to many cities across Europe.

Malta International airport is less than 20 minutes from the Tournament Hotel and less than 10 mins to the Marsa Sports Club.

All transport to and from the airport will be provided to those who have the "Accommodation & Transport" Package

Extras

As always at the Malta Open, we will provide a full programme of activities for players to choose from

Thurs 19th May From 19.00 An evening Tour around Valletta, boat ride across the Grand Harbour and a meal in the 3 Cities
Friday 20th May 20.00 til late: 3 course Buffet dinner at the Royal Malta Golf Club
Saturday 21st May 20.00: Player's Dinner at Marsa Sports Club
22.00: Player's party & karaoke in St Julians
Sunday 22nd May 15.30: Prize Giving Ceremony
Monday 23rd May 10.00 - 16.00: A trip to one of Malta's best beaches for a day of relaxing + watersports: paragliding, stand up paddle board, jet skis, boat hire etc