Squash

The 2017 Holiday Handicapper is happening next Monday in place of the league. It's a one night one draw event with a chance to win the coveted Holiday Turkeys. Our more D/E level players will start with a higher floating handicap than our advanced players giving them an equal opportunity to win the single game to 15. For example our most extreme starting points could be  +13 vs -13 in a game to 15. One player needs 2 points, the other 28!!! Nacho's and adult bevies will be on hand as well. Cost is only $10 for the night. If you are interested in coming out, please let me know. The night will begin with the draw being made at 5:45 pm and play beginning at 6:00 pm. It will run until approx 8:00-8:30 pm if you make it all the way in tournament! Everyone is guaranteed at least 2 games. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by email! 

The next tournament on the squash calendar for this is the Winter Classic at the WSRC. The tournament runs November 29th -December 3rd. They have events for players of all levels in the tournament and it is the last one of 2017. If you are interested in playing, all players must sign up online by clicking here

Our annual Holiday Handicapper is fast approaching. It is always a member favorite on the schedule. The Handicapper this year will be on Monday December 4th and will run approximatly 5:45 - 8:00 pm. In our Handicapper players of all levels compete in one draw with players starting at varying scores in a game up to 15. This gives the most novice/beginner player a real chance to beat the most advanced players in the club. For example a beginner may start at +13 points and the advanced player at -13 points. All players will be competing for the coveted Holiday Turkeys. Cost is only $10 and includes some munchies, drinks and a whole lot of fun. If you are interested in taking part, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by email or  call (204) 452-3311 ext 105.

The Winnipeg Winter Club Open Squash Championships ran this past week here at the WWC from November 1st- 5th We had a good number of players from both the club and overall in the event which was great to see. Several of our WWC members either won or made the finals of their events. Congrats to all who played and here are a few of the WWC member highlights.
Cole LaCap (WWC) defeated Josh Blatt (WWC) in a great 5 game battle in the final of the Men's B event. Fredrick Russell(WWC) defeated Owen Borland(WWC) in the Men's D final. In the men's 40+ final Jonathan Borland (WWC) came back from two games down to win 12-10 in the fifth over Jared Niessen. Tom Brown(WWC) took home the Men's 50 final, while Will Znidarec and Fredrick Russell and 1st and 2nd in the Junior U15 event and Owen Borland and Emily Hargraves were 1st and 2nd in the U13. All are from the WWC.

The â€‹Winnipeg Winter Club Open Squash Championships are running this week at the WWC from Wednesday to Sunday. There will be some great squash action of all levels going on this week, from beginner to the top players in the province. Action will begin starting at 4:45 pm Weekdays and 9:30 am Weekdays. The men's A semi's are scheduled for 11:45 am and 12:30 pm on Saturday with the final at 11:45 am Sunday.