Rocky Carson Signs Multi-Year Deal With Racquetworld.com
Rocky Carson, the #2 ranked player on the International Racquetball Tour has signed a multi-year endorsement deal with Racquetworld.com. According to Carson, "This is a great opportunity for me. Racquetworld has a long history of supporting racquetball and its players. With this signing, it allows for Racquetworld to have even more of a west coast presence.
Pat Bernardo, owner of Racquetworld states, "Rocky is one of the most marketable and well respected players in racquetball. This is a great partnership as we can benefit each other."
Racquetworld has been in business since 1997 and is the world's largest racquetball retailer.
- Birthdate: May 21st 1979
- Birth Place: Ladera Ranch, CA
- Height: 6' 0"
- Turned Pro: 1998
- Pan American Champion 2011
- International Racquetball Federation World Singles Champion 2012, 2010 and 2008
- US Open Champion 2007
- World Outdoor Champion 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2004 and 2002
- World Outdoor Doubles Champion 2010 and 2007
- US National Champion 2010, 2008, 2006, 2003 and 2000
- US National Doubles Champion 2012, 2009, 2008, 2006, 2005 and 2004
Rocky Carson is the current, 2011 Pan American Gold Medal Winner and current 2012 International Federation World Champion. In 2010, he was the International Racquetball Federation World Champion, World Outdoor Racquetball Champion and National Indoor Singles Champion.
Rocky holds the record for most National Indoor Singles and National Doubles Championship titles held since the beginning of racquetball, 5 time champion. He is currently ranked number 2 on the International Racquetball Tour. During the 2007-2008 International Racquetball Tour season, he obtained the number 1 ranking in the world. Not only has Rocky become the most versatile player the sport has ever had, he has also become the most marketable athlete racquetball has. His dynamic personality and love of the game has allowed him to become the most recognizable name in the game.
In August 2012, Rocky not only won the International Racquetball Federation World Championship in the Dominican Republic on team USA, he also helped the USA team capture gold. Rocky has won numerous Junior, National, International, and Professional Titles. Rocky will be featured on millions of Head product this year (2012). His face will cover all Head high end racquets and Penn racquetballs. Rocky not only loves playing the game but is involved in several programs sharing his passion for the sport. Rocky is involved in numerous junior programs and adult and junior camps around the United States.
Off the court you can find Rocky at the beach surfing in Orange County, where he lives, or spending time with his wife Jennifer and their two children Jasmine Marie and Christian Luke, and their dogs Prince and Tony.