Registration is under way for the 2008 Big Blue Classic 3-Wall Big Ball Doubles Handball Tournament scheduled Saturday and Sunday, September 20th and 21st, at the Venice Beach Recreation Center, 1800 Ocean Front Walk, Venice.

The double-elimination tournament will include four divisions for teams to choose from — open, A, B and masters (age 40 or older). The event is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. September 20th, and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. September 21st.

The tournament will be conducted under United States Handball Association rules. Each division may be limited to 16 teams, with a minimum of six needed for a division to be contested.

Trophies will be given to the top two finishers in each division, with tournament T-shirts and refreshments provided for all players while supplies last.

The entry fee is $50 per pair through Friday, September 19th, and $60 on the first day of the tournament (cash only), before the competition begins.

For information or to register for this event, Venice Beach Recreation Center, (310) 399-2775.