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1st World Frontball Championship in MEXICO !!

Mexico D.F., 13th February 2017 Official statement FIPV: The 1st World Frontball Championship will take place in Mexico from 18th to 22nd July 2017. There will be three categories: - Elite male. - Elite female. - Sub-22 male. The bases…

FIPV at the 35th Olympic Council of Asia General Assembly

FIPV was invited to present our sport during the 35th General Assembly of the OCA (Olympic Council of Asia). Apart from representatives of the different Asian Olympic committees, among the participants were the Sheik Ahmad al Fahad and the IOC…

Launching of the OPEN VILLA DE MADRID JAI ALAI

Miguel Cardenal: · "Basque pelota is one of the most spectacular modalities that exist and one of the few areas we can boast as our own cultural heritage" · "The idea is to expand it. It is a sport that…

Available access to the website of "Villa de Madrid JAI-ALAI"

The event will be held in Madrid between 23rd and 24th September 2016 in the evening. International elite players will compete in a unique spectacle. The competition will take place in the fronton court of the University City of Madrid. The International and the…

Norberto Tranche dies at the age of 86

On the 21st of July, Norberto Tranche passed away in Irún at the age of 86. Norberto Tranche was born in Igantzi (Navarra), although he had lived in Irún since 1959. He was a player of Mano, both in Frontón…

Nine countries will attend the under-22 36m in Biarritz

The deadline for receiving the registrations for the next IX World Under-22 Championship Frontón 36m to be held in Biarritz (France) from the 22nd to the 29th of October 2016 closed yesterday. Nine countries will take part in this international…

Working visit to encourage the development of pelota in Portugal

Pamplona, 29th July 2016 On the 27th of July, the 1st Vice President of the FIPV, Mr. Julián García, together with the General Director, Mr. Fabián Quesada, met with the President of the Portuguese Association of Pelota (APPB), Mr. Nelson…

Conclusions International Basque Pelota Seminar

The Seminar was held in Madrid on the 16th and 17th of June 2016. The conclusions of the FIPV’s Executive Committee were presented in order to be subsequently analysed and developed, and to be approved by the relevant supervisory bodies.…

The Hotel del Championship in Biarritz

The Hotel Le Grand Large Biarritz is chosen accommodation for the stay of the different delegations during the ninth Sub22 Fronton 36m World Championship.It has fantastic views of the beach Côte des Basques, which is the main surfing beach and…

The emblematic Plaza Berri in Biarritz

The emblematic Plaza Berri in Biarritz will host the IX World Under-22 Championship fronton 36m. Built in 1931, it was used for multiple uses, being until the sixties the only place including 1500 covered seats (seating and standing). Plaza Berri…

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