social groups at durbanville squash club 

Legends Social Tournament

Organizers: Rob Stevenson, Gawie du Plessis and Paul Hansen

When do they play: On the first Saturday of each month

Starting Time: 10:15

Ending Time: Typically around 17:00

Cost: Lights are sponsored by the Club

Who may join: Members of any squash club. (Must be a member of a club.)

How to join: Participants are enrolled via the WhatsApp group. Contact Shaun Venter

Format:

  • 20 people play in a Legends Tournament
  • The tournament is setup as Swiss Pair
  • Opponents are randomly matched at the start of the tournament
  • Games last 8 minutes, the player with the highest score wins
  • Scores are captured to determine the winner at the end of the day

Facilities:

  • The Club bar is open
  • There is generally always a fire going after the tournament. Bring your meat and enjoy!

More info about Legends here

Sunday Funday

Organizers: Theo Engelbrecht, Shaun Venter

When do they play: Every Sunday

Starting Time: 16:15

Ending Time: Typically at 17:45

Cost: 15 court sessions are sponsored by the club per month

Who may join: All members of Durbanville Squash Club

How to join: Members can arrive at the court on any Sunday. You may need to book a court to join in. Contact Shaun Venter

Format:

  • Games last 10 minutes
  • Winners move up courts until they reach court 1.
  • Weaker players will always end up playing on court 4 or 5, stronger player will always end up on court 1 or 2
  • If there are enough players, kings will be played where the winner moves to another court and the loser (lowest score) moves down a court.

Facilities:

  • None

New Member Saturdays

Organizers: Paul Hansen, Shaun Venter

When do they play: On the last Saturday of each month

Starting Time: 08:45

Ending Time: Typically at 09:30

Cost: Lights are sponsored by the Club

Who may join: New members of Durbanville Squash Club who have joined in the past 60 days

How to join: New members can arrive on a Saturday to play and learn more about the Club. Contact Shaun Venter

Format:

  • Games last 10 minutes
  • Winners move up courts until they reach court 1.
  • Weaker players will always end up playing on court 4 or 5, stronger player will always end up on court 1 or 2
  • Kings will be played if there are enough players

Facilities:

  • Coffee and light snacks will be served

Avalon Ladies Social

Organizers: Shaun Venter, Tracy-Ann Morris

When do they play: Every Monday

Starting Time: 17:45

Ending Time: Typically at 20:00

Cost: 15 court sessions are sponsored by the club per month

Who may join: Members of the Avalon Ladies social squash group

How to join: Ladies are welcome to join, Shaun will provide contact details. Contact Shaun Venter

Format: TBC

Facilities:

  • The Club bar is open

More info about Avalon Social League here

Monday Night Doubles

Organizers: Bianca Besener, Liam Louw

When do they play: As arranged

Starting Time: As arranged

Ending Time: As arranged

Cost: 15 courts sessions are sponsored by the club per month

Who may join: Typically stronger players, those experienced at doubles

How to join: Only by pre-arrangement. Contact Shaun Venter

Format: Doubles games with team members alternating

Facilities:

  • The Club bar is open

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Durbanville Squash Club offers world class squash facilities as well as access to competitive WP League teams and fun social squash activities