Squash

The MB Open Squash Championships are running at the WSRC next week from March 2nd - 8th. Entry deadline is Thursday, February 27th. There are events for players of all levels, including multiple doubles events. Click here to register.

 

TRI RACQUET CAMP

Our annual Tri Racquet Sports Camp is coming up over spring break from March 30th - April 3rd. The camp is designed for kids ages 8-14. Each day, participants take part in 1.5 hours of squash, badminton and tennis. They also get to finish each day with an hour in the pool as well as get to choose their lunch from a menu each morning. Racquets are provided in each sport for anyone who needs. Special pricing for all of our WWC members. Click here for more information and to register. 

The next complimentary Starter Squash class is happening this Sunday, February 23rd from 1:15 - 2:15pm. Our starter lessons are an ideal way to get started playing recreational squash at the WWC. We will go over all the basics from scoring and boundaries of the court to how to hold and swing the racquet. We even provide the racquets and glasses for anyone who needs them. If you would like to register for the Sunday classes, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

TRI RACQUET CAMP

Registration is now open for our annual Spring Break Tri Racquet Camp. During the camp, participants will take part in an hour and a half of squash, badminton and tennis each day plus spend an hour in the pool. Lunch from the Ice Cafe is included in the registration fee. We even offer special member pricing! For details and to register, please visit us online at the Winnipeg Winter Club website or contact the Front Desk.

JOIN OUR HOUSE LEAGUE

Are you looking for another sport to play or perhaps you would like to get back into a once a week squash game? Why not give our Monday House League a try? We will get you set up with a match at a set time. You can play the league every week or whenever you can make it out. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to register and learn more.

MANITOBA OPEN

The Manitoba Open Squash Championships are taking place March 2nd - 8th at the WSRC. To register visit Squash Manitoba.

The Canadian Men's Team Squash Championships are being held this week in Winnipeg across the street from us at the Winnipeg Squash Racquet Club. In this event, each province sends their top three players to compete for the championship. Each year, the host province is allowed two teams. The WWC has four of it's members taking part.

The teams are as follows:
Manitoba Team 1: Connor Turk, David Glass, Evan Mancer
Manitoba Team 2: Trevor Borland, Hunter Kristjansson, Alex Kirbyson

All are welcome to come over and watch. Play will run during the day and evening Friday, as well as daytime Saturday and Sunday. It should be a great weekend of squash to come and check out.

HOUSE LEAGUE

There will be no house league on the upcoming Monday, February 17th, Louis Riel Day. We will be back the following week, February 24th.

STATER SQUASH

Our next complimentary starter squash class is coming up on Sunday, February 23rd from 1:15 - 2:15 pm. If you would like to register, please be sure to contact Trevor Borland by Saturday the 22nd at 3pm. Participants will learn all the basics they need to get started playing recreational squash. Racquets and glasses will be provided for anyone who needs.

Our adult drills are set to resume for the months of February and March. Adult drills for B through E level players runs on Tuesday nights from 6:30 -7:30 pm at a cost of $15/hour. At our adult drills, not only will you get a great work out but you will also learn new skills and drills to help improve your squash game and use for extra practice. If you are interested in coming out to any of our adult drills, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 24 hours in advance to register for the class.

TOURNAMENT

The MB Closed Squash Championships ran this past week in the Interior Illusions Squash Centre. The WWC was well represented in the winners circle as all of the events, except for Men's A and doubles, which were won by WWC Juniors. Congrats to everyone who participated and special mention to the following:

B Division Winner: Mohamed Elzayadi
C Division Winner: Owen Borland
D Division Winner: Ivo Thiessen
Junior 11 Winner: Taryn Znidarec
Junior 15 Winner: Owen Borland
Doubles Winners: Jonathan Borland and Conrad Erb

The MB Closed Squash Championships are running this week in the Interior Illusions Squash Centre here at the WWC. The tournament takes place Monday through Friday from 5:00 pm onward, Saturday from 9:30 am-4:00 pm and Sunday 10:00 am-2:30 pm. Come on by and check out the squash.

 

MUNCHKIN SQUASH

Are you looking for your little one to get in to a new sport? Why not give our Munchkin program a try?  Your child is welcome to come to a few classes and try out our Munchkin group to see if they enjoy it. If they do, you can sign them up for the remainder of the session. In our Munchkin group (4-8 year olds) we use junior racquets, glasses and balls to make starter squash a little easier. Our Munchkin program runs Saturdays 11:50 am - 12:30 pm and/or Sundays 11:00 am-11:40 am. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to inquire.