The Ontario Squash Hall of Fame Board of Governors are pleased to announce that the 2019 Ontario Squash Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will be held on Thursday, April 4th at the Granite Club, 2350 Bayview Avenue, Toronto.
Our province has one of the BEST Masters communities in the world and we need to show it! For those that have been procrastinating, sitting on the fence or waiting for that niggly injury to heal, this is a sign that you need to sign up for this event as the deadline has been extended to Sunday October 21st at 11:59pm!
It’s go time! The squash season is officially here with the Canadian Women’s Squash Doubles Championships presented by Echelon starting Thursday, October 18th, at the Cricket Club.
Please join us in congratulating Jack Fairs as he is honored by the Western University Mustangs Sports Hall of Fame with a Lifetime Achievement Award. This is a second recognition as he was first inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1991. Jack will receive his award at the Western Mustangs Hall of Fame Dinner on October 19th, 2018, at the London Convention Centre.
Squash Ontario is thrilled to introduce our newest Gold Corporate Partner Mortgage Company of Canada (MCOC) for the 2018-19 season.
OTTAWA, ON, October 4, 2018 – The wait is finally over for squash as it will debut as a “showcase sport” next week at the Youth Olympic Games being held October 7-12, 2018 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The World Squash Federation (WSF) and Squash Canada are thrilled about this opportunity as it is the first-time squash will be involved in any Olympic platform.
Squash Ontario is thrilled to announce that Slaight Music, one of the great patrons of our sport, will continue to go above and beyond in supporting the development of squash in our province. Slaight Music has been a long time sponsor of all things squash for the better part of a decade and will now join Equity Builders, Jesters of Ontario, Sprott Resources and YDC Pro as Platinum Corporate Partners for the 2018-19 season.
University squash team lineups are gearing up for the 2018-19 Jesters University League which kicks off on Saturday, October 13th, where top athletes from each participating University will look to defend their titles or move up in the University squash rankings.
OTTAWA, ON, October 1, 2018 - Squash Canada (SC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Geoffrey Johnson as its Programs Manager, succeeding Britany Gordon.
FREE Squash Open House events are happening all over Ontario and we don't want you to miss them! This is a great opportunity to try squash (or get others to try) alongside certified instructors and coaches, starting everyone off on the right foot! See below for a list of this weekend's events, and make sure to check out the website link for several others coming up later on!
Each year a few individuals from the squash community are recognized at the Squash Ontario Annual General Meeting for their tireless (often volunteer) work for the game. This past weekend Chris Campbell was presented with the Outstanding Achievement Award thanks to his role administering the South Western Ontario Squash League.
In Kingston this past weekend, the Women's Masters Squash community celebrated the 12th edition of the Ontario Team Tournament, with gritty competition on the court, followed by fantastic food and dance party off the court. Saturday night's festivities were held at Historical Fort Frontenac, a one in a lifetime experience.
Presenting, in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the legendary Sharif Khan’s first North American Open Championship (1968), a new biography, The Sheriff of Squash, The Life and Times of Sharif Khan Legendary Squash Champion authored by Rob Dinerman and Karen Khan.
Squash Ontario is pleased to announce our newest Platinum Corporate Partner YDC Pro, a cutting edge Digital and Artificial Intelligence Firm, with thanks to Javed Khan and family who continue to be generous benefactors of our sport.
Mayfair Lakeshore is seeking a squash professional to help grow the doubles program and assist with After School Junior programming. This is an exciting opportunity to start off as a part-time coach and grow with a rapidly developing program.
Squash Ontario is thrilled to welcome back Sprott Resources as one of five Platinum Corporate Partners that will support athlete development programs across the province in 2018-19. Sprott joins Equity Builders, The Jesters of Ontario, Slaight Music and new partner YDC Pro as the pillars that will give the top players and coaches in Ontario the tools to achieve continued international success.
Team Canada received the bronze medal in four events and the silver medal in one event at the 2018 Pan Am Championships! Congratulations to all our amazing athletes, you played your hearts out and made Canada very proud!
The Ontario Squash Hall of Fame Board of Directors is very pleased to let the squash community know that it will now be easier for people to find their way to the Hall at White Oaks Resort & Spa, 253 Taylor Road in Niagara-on-the-Lake. Through very generous donations from Hall benefactors, we have purchased four Niagara Regional Road directional signs. These have been strategically positioned at road intersections around White Oaks.
Squash Ontario is looking for a part-time Programs Coordinator to join a team of three full-time staff. The incumbent will support several different program areas during the September – April squash season. Program areas will include office administration and event support with specific roles based on the skill set of the incumbent.
The Royal Canadian Yacht Club, with their city club location in downtown Toronto, is looking for a full time squash professional.
The RA Squash Club is seeking a motivated squash player to lead the on-court and membership development activities of the club.
After almost three years as its capable Programs Manager, Britany Gordon will be leaving Squash Canada effective August 17th.
The Robert Brooks Scholarship Fund Board of Governors are pleased to announce the 2018 recipients of it's annual bursary to support students who have excelled in both academics and squash. This year's two incredible students receiving bursaries are Catherine Giachino and Elliott Hunt.
While much of the Ontario squash community is enjoying time away from the courts, our Junior Men’s National Team is in high gear, in search of Canada’s best ever finish at the World Championships in Chennai, India. The team earned an unprecedented #2 seed and plays in the quarter finals tomorrow morning!
Despite Egyptians securing their anticipated six places in the WSF World Junior Individual Squash Championships men's last 16 round in India, it was a trio of Canadians who stole the limelight on the second day of action in the premier World Squash Federation junior event at the Indian Squash Academy in Chennai.
Thanks to long time squash supporters (the Boynton family), members of Squash Ontario are invited to take advantage of a program that can save 15% on their home and auto insurance through PBL Insurance.
Urban Squash Toronto marked the conclusion of it’s 7th and most historic season by celebrating the program’s first ever graduating class on June 26th at Downsview Park.
Mayfair is currently seeking a F/T Squash Professional at the Parkway location. As a Squash Professional at Mayfair Parkway you will have direct and indirect oversight of a variety of aspects of the Squash Program.
Mayfair Clubs is pleased to announce that the Lakeshore Squash Head Professional position has been awarded to Greg Hutner. We are excited to welcome Greg to our team effective July 3rd, 2018.
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