Top-tier women’s pro doubles returned to Canada this past weekend for the first time in the five and a half years since the 2011 World Doubles when the $25,000 BMO Canadian Pro Women’s Squash Doubles Championships were held at the Toronto Cricket Skating & Curling Club.
The trains, planes and highways saw 106 juniors travel to Windsor this past weekend to compete for the coveted Gold titles. Congratulations to Graeme Williams and David Morrish for running this special event and to the players for their hard fought victories!
We celebrated World Squash Day with a Jesters Harrow Grand Prix at our new headquarters Glendon Athletic Club! It was great day filled with lots of squash and of course fun, fitness and friendship.
Celebrate World Squash Day this Saturday. Take a short 10-15 second clip of the newest Canadian squash player in action, submit it on Facebook or Twitter using the hashtag #WorldSquashDayinCanada (be sure to tag Squash Canada) and be entered in the draw to win one of 2 Squash Canada prize packs. Winners will be announced Monday October 24.
The inaugural Waterloo Cup was hosted by Northfield Racquet and Fitness Club (Waterloo) on Friday October 14th and Saturday October 15th. Six teams competed in this corporate squash team challenge: BDO, KPMG, EY, PwC, Coldwell Banker- Kelly Ruston and a blended team from Waterloo University and Wilfrid Laurier.
Squash Ontario is thrilled to announce that our national body Squash Canada has successfully secured a significant partnership with Squash TV, the worlds most complete streaming website for live squash content.
Jesters of Ontario continue to be the single largest supporter of squash in our province as the organization has once again committed significant resources for the 2016-17 season to Squash Ontario.
Squash was featured at the second annual Ontario Coaching Excellence Awards in Toronto on September 17th thanks to award recipient Graeme Williams with the Windsor Squash & Fitness Club.
Squash Ontario would like to congratulate the winner of the 2016 Robert Brooks Squash Scholarship Fund - Alex Riedelsheimer.