Registration is under way for the 2009 St. Patrick’s Day Three-Wall Small Ball Doubles Handball Tournament Saturday and Sunday, March 14th and 15th at the Venice Beach Recreation Center, 1800 Ocean Front Walk, Venice.

The tournament includes two divisions ñ Open/A and B/C ñand will be conducted under the rules of the United States Handball Association. Each division may be limited to a maximum of 16 teams, with a minimum of six teams needed for a division to be contested.

The top two teams in each division will receive a trophy. Participants will receive a tournament T-shirt and refreshments while supplies last.

The event is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, March 14th, and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, March 15th.

The registration fee is $40 per team. Friday, March 13th is the last day to enter and there will be no event-day signups.

For information or to register for the tournament, Venice Beach Recreation Center at (310) 399-2775.