Squash SA Referee Ratification

The Squash SA Refereeing Sub-Committee has spent the last 14 months taking the Squash SA referees through a ratification process to better align South African Refereeing with World standards and to update the Squash SA Referees list. The new Competency Based Training and Assessment (CBTA) Programme came into effect in January 2016 and all current Continue reading

Madibaz reclaim super league squash title

NMMU overcame chief rivals Londt Park 16-9 in a gruelling battle in the final round to reclaim the men’s Super League squash title at Londt Park last week.

The varsity side have dominated the top division in Eastern Province squash in recent years, having won the men’s first league title five years in a row and the league crown from 2012 to 2015.

The NMMU squash team which won the Eastern Province Super League men’s title last week is (from the left) Johan Thiel, Gershwin Forbes, Brendan Bassett and Jason le Roux. The fifth member was Grant Greyling. Photo: Fabian Smith

The NMMU squash team which won the Eastern Province Super League men’s title last week is (from the left) Johan Thiel, Gershwin Forbes, Brendan Bassett and Jason le Roux. The fifth member was Grant Greyling. Photo: Fabian Smith

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WSF MEMBER INFORMATION – MARCH 2017

WSF COMMISSIONS

New WSF Commissions are being formulated, as Member Nations will have read from the direct notification and in the March/April WSF Instant Update. They cover the full set of activities that fall within the WSF remit.

The WSF Board will finalise the composition of them all at the Board meeting on 29 April.

A reminder of the new commissions, unifying the previous mixture of committees and commissions and ensuring full focus on all areas:

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New service provider for registration process

To all squash players

Squash South Africa has entered into an agreement with SportyHQ, a sports management platform in providing membership management, live rankings, league platforms, tournament platform as well as other club services. SportyHQ is currently being utilised by Tennis South Africa and we believe the services they are offering adds value to our squash communities nationwide. Continue reading

New Professional Squash Event set to make its mark

Johannesburg, South Africa
Bull Ring Squash Events is pleased to announce that the inaugural Bull Ring Open Squash Championships will be taking place from 1st to 6th May 2017. Hosted at the exclusive Wanderers Club in Illovo, Johannesburg the event boasts prize money and prizes worth R300,000 making it the biggest Open Squash Tournament in Southern Africa.

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The event is registered on the Professional Squash Association (PSA) World Tour for both Men and Women to showcase South Africa’s top professional squash players competing against their international counterparts.

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