Every Desember 31st the International Federation Beach Tennis publishes the ranking results of the year. Patrizia Pirazzinni finished 2017 1st. in Women’s Doubles the Italian player won the World Championship for the second consecutive year.
The Catalans, Alex Albors & Gerard Torres, share the 1st place of the Men’s Doubles with 1305 points. They were the winners of the European Championships. Curiously this year has produced a triple tie for the 3rd. place between the Italian Marco Mazzotti and Catalan Pol Filella and Gael Rodriguez.
The Italian Claudia Brunelli is the 1st classified in Mixed doubles category from Italia with 1200 points.
The Puerto Rican, Luis Miguel Reyes is the first player classified in Men's Singles, and in Women’s Singles the Canadian player Mari Pier Huet was first.
In Men's Doubles Over, the Spaniard Juan Murueta-Goyena was first, and in Women's Doubles Over, the Portuguese player Ana Noro. The Catalan player Jordi Vega was first in the Under category.
In 2017 the IFBT welcomed new members:
IFBT Brazil, IFBT Chile, IFBT Perú, IFBT Argentina, IFBT Uruguay, IFBT Republica Dominicana all of them coordinated by the IFBT South America.