19 Mar 2020
In line with the increasing preventative measures in response to Coronavirus (COVID-19) and our collective responsibility to the wider squash community, Squash New Zealand and the 11 squash districts have suspended all National and District run events/competitions/training squads until May 1st effective immediately. It is strongly advised that clubs follow this lead and suspend all club events and competitions until the same date May 1st effective immediately.
National events affected:
Aon New Zealand Junior Open – Postponed until further notice
All high-performance squads – Cancelled between 19th March 2020 and 1st May 2020
District competitions/events affected:
All District run Interclub – Cancelled between 19th March 2020 and 1st May 2020
All District Opens - Cancelled between 19th March 2020 and 1st May 2020
All District run training squads – Cancelled between 19th March 2020 and 1st May 2020
Decisions about attendance at any squash activity should be made with regard for the best interests of yourself, your whanau and your community.
Squash New Zealand and the squash districts will continue to monitor the ever-changing situation. Please continue to check in with the Squash New Zealand website www.squashnz.co.nz and the social media channels for further updates.
For more information on the virus visit:
We are hosting Coffee Supremes Aeropress competition in our club lounge over the weekend. Please be courteous and avoid the club lounge if possible.
We're pleased to announce the first successful grant application for the new security system project has been granted by the Lion Foundation for $8,000. We thank their continued support. There are two submissions pending and the outcome will be advised once known end of October.
The club had a Spot Visit last week from the Police (The District Alcohol Harm & Prevention Unit)
They were very impressed with the club, the set up and our adherence to the "regulations of the Sale & Supply of Alcohol Act 2012".
However, A REMINDER though. If you are in the Bar with a Non- Member, Please can you ensure they are signed in ! -(the visitor book is on the Bar).
Also - we are only 8 volunteers short to get us covered for a calendar month. If you are keen to assist in having access to the Bar and spending 1 evening, or afternoon in the weekends helping, then please contact Rob on 0274456007 or at firstname.lastname@example.org. The days that need covering are; the 8th,9th,16th,18th, 19th, 24th, 25th, maybe 26th?, and 27th of each month. Training will be provided.
A big welcome to our new members! A record month for the club!
Pilates classes are held on Mondays and Wednesdays at 9.30am and Saturdays at 10am.
Need to speak with Pia? Call her on 029 6277 437
5 classes for $50 - Introductory Offer.
"Physical fitness is the first requisite of happiness” Joseph Pilates
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