- by Elliott Beals
Last weekend, the Pal Chawla Jr. Open was held at the WWC with a total of 115 players. We also had players from our Junior development group who were competing for the first time. Congratulations to all our players who received medals.
ADULT BEGINNER NIGHT
Come and checkout Adult Beginner Badminton. Held every Monday at 7:00 pm.
UP COMING EVENTS
WWC Round Robin will run from Saturday, February 29th to Sunday, March 1st. Click here to sign up.
Pickleball will be played on courts 4 & 5 every Sunday from 1:30 - 3:30 pm.
- by Trevor Borland
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.
There will be no house league on the upcoming Monday, February 17th, Louis Riel Day. We will be back the following week, February 24th.
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.
- by Peter Otto
Friday, February 14th - Regular programming
Saturday, February 15th - Regular programming
Sunday, February 16th - Regular programming
Monday, February 17th - Reduced Club hours, 10 am - 6 pm - no lessons or adult clinics
COURTS ARE BUSY
Reminder to all members that if you managed to secure a court booking but then are no longer able to use it, CANCEL the booking through the website or contact the front desk ASAP. Do not just let the booking go to waste! Another member will want to book it and play!
Please review our court etiquette rules. Check and see if you have been forgetting a few of them. Keep the courts a safe and happy place!
DO A GARBAGE CHECK ON COURT
Please remember to use the many on court receptacles to dispose of your sharp tennis can lids, used grips, and all other garbage you create. Help keep your courts clean.
- by Jessica Barsky
There is no group skating classes on Saturday, February 15th and Monday, February 17th. Enjoy the long weekend!
NO MEMBER HOCKEY
There is no Member Hockey on Monday, February 17th. Club hours that day are 10:00 am-6:00 pm.
MEMBER HOCKEY TOURNAMENT
Our Annual Member Hockey Tournament will be taking place March 2nd-March 7th! Tournament game days will be on Monday, March 2nd, Thursday, March 5th and Saturday, March 7th. Food and complimentary beverage on Thursday, March 5th.
Monday 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm and 8:15 pm - 9:15 pm
Thursday 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm and 8:15 pm - 9:15 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm and 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
Final game played Saturday at 3:00 pm
Mark your calendars and get registered!
The Member Hockey Tournament is for Members 18+ of all abilities who love the game!
Different than our regular pick-up hockey games, our tournament games are fully refereed and we play stop time.
When you register, we ask that you include an approximate player rating as once registration closes, your Member Hockey Committee and I will draft your tournament teams as fairly as possible.
- by Rob Guthrie
A reminder that we are phasing out all paper and plastic cups at the water stations throughout the WINT, so please bring your own water bottle to fill up.
LOUIS RIEL DAY
The Club hours for Louis Riel Day, Monday, February 17th are 10:00 am – 6:00 pm.
February 28, 2020
March 02 - 07, 2020
March 14, 2020
March 23 - 27, 2020
March 30 - April 03, 2020