In mens doubles, former European Doubles Champions Trevor Meyer and Joachim Loof were once again a class of their own; they defeated Marcel Mein and Torsten Krieger in a one-sided doubles final with 15-4, 15-6.
The 2009 Hamburg Open were the first event of the 2009/2010 European Tour and also the first event that used the Ektelon Classic Ball as the official tournament ball. Ektelon and the European Racquetball Federation have recently signed an official ball contract and at this years premiere in Hamburg the ball was well received by the great majority of the players, tournament organizers daid.
Other 2009 winners:
Mens A: Bernd Dröge (GER) def. Torsten Krieger (GER) 15-3, 15-2
Mens B: Jan Jensen (GER) def. Jan A. Peters (GER) 15-12, 15-1
Mens C: Jan A. Peters (GER) def. Janet Ullmann (GER) 15-4, 15-7
Masters 40+: Bernd Dröge (GER) def. Torsten Krieger (GER) 15-4, 15-7
Veterans 50+: Jörg Ludwig (GER) def. Karel Matla (NED) 15-13, 15-9
Juniors 15U: Niklas Krieger (GER) def. Lasse J. Süchting (GER) 15-3, 15-2
Full draws can be found at http://www.hamburgopen.racquetball.org