Wallball Star Timbo Gonzalez Tries Eton Fives

Paul Bowden reports:

17/03/17: On 11th and 12th March the EFA hosted a visit from the top handball player in the world, Red Bull athlete Timbo Gonzalez. He comes from the Bronx and has been the number one player in the world for six of the last seven years. He started playing at the age of eight and by his early teens he was accepting challenges for money on the many courts in New York City where the game enjoys a huge following.

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Mixed Championships Entry Now Open

As the 2016/17 season heads towards the finishing line, it must mean it's time for one of the highlights of the year - the Mixed National Championships. It will be held, as usual, at Eton and this year it’s on Sunday 23rd April starting at 10:30am and aiming to finish by 5:00pm.

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EFA Trophy 2017: Aldenham Make It 2 In 3 Years

13/03/17: Aldenham won the EFA Trophy for the second time in three years at Eton yesterday, after defeating defending champions Oxford University in the final.

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Kinnaird Cup semi-finals: Same Again!

13/03/17: There were no surprises in the Kinnaird Cup semi-finals at Eton yesterday as the top two seeds Tom Dunbar & Seb Cooley and James Toop & Matthew Wiseman comfortably won through in straight games in front of a large crowd to reach the final on April 2nd, where they will play each other for the fourth year in succession.

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Varsity Match 2017: Eton's House of Blues

06/03/17: The Varsity Match at Eton on Saturday produced a whitewash in the men's match as Oxford swept the board, winning all six pairs. The women's match was more evenly balanced with Oxford's top two pairs winning them the blues match 2-1 and Cambridge's greater depth of experience giving them a 3-0 victory in the second team fixture.

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New Fives Coach/Manager at Westway

28/02/17: The EFA and Westway Sports and Fitness are delighted to welcome Daniel Pritchard as the new Fives Coach/Manager at Westway.

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Alan Barber Cup Final: 14 Up for the Olavians

Richard Barber reports:

27/02/17: The final of the Alan Barber Cup, the EFA’s premier interschool trophy, was played at Eton on 26th February between the now traditional finalists, the Old Olavians and the Old Salopians.

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Ladies Championships 2017: Lumbard & Scoones To Challenge The Champions

27/02/17: The ladies championships took place at Eton on Saturday, a week after the men's equivalent, and suffered nothing in comparison with virtually every court at Eton full and both main tournament and festival providing a fantastic showcase for the increasing quality and strength in depth of the women's game.

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Kinnaird Cup 2017

20/02/17: The initial rounds of 2017 Kinnaird Cup at Eton over the weekend threw up some absolutely fantastic Fives and whittled a relatively small but extremely strong field down to the final four, who will contest the semi-finals in three weeks time.

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Mike Hughes Cup 2017

Mark Williams reports:

06/02/17: Five schools comprising seven teams entered the inaugural Under 15 team competition for the Mike Hughes Cup, which was an encouraging start; the competition was suggested by Mike, and so it was very appropriate he offered to donate a trophy, for which we are all very grateful.

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