King’s County Squash Tournament for Education – Rescheduled to June 2-4, 2023

902SquashEd is pleased to once again host the King’s County Squash Tournament for Education. Proceeds from the tournament will go towards students in the 902SquashEd program that plan to attend post secondary education next year.

The tournament starts on Friday June 2nd at 5pm for local players, and 6pm for out of town players.  Tournament Division finals play out Sunday afternoon June 4th.

The tournament provides a sweatshirt, snacks all weekend, Jamaican Theme lunch on Saturday, and a Saturday evening Social at Paddy’s pub in Wolfville.

Learn more and sign up on Club Locker here!

About 902SquashEd

902SquashEd, a not for profit organization, in partnership with Kings County Squash Club, and Squash Canada, are proud to announce the launch of its new squash program. This program is aimed at introducing the sport of squash to underserved youth in the Annapolis Valley, with the goal of providing them with a fun and engaging way to stay active and build important life skills.

902SquashEd is a unique program that offers a comprehensive curriculum that blends traditional squash training with academic support and mentorship. The program is designed to provide students with a holistic approach to learning, with a focus on developing leadership skills, teamwork, and critical thinking.

Save Cape Breton Squash

The YMCA of Cape Breton is starting renovations on May 8th to the only regulation-sized squash courts available to the residents of Cape Breton. The renovations would include renovating one court to become a spin studio and using the other court as a multi-purpose room.

Squash NS supports our squash players in Cape Breton and wishes to see squash stay alive and well with the use of both the courts. Support Cape Breton Squash by liking their Facebook page here. Also,  sign the petition now to save the courts and keep squash alive in Cape Breton!

Women & Girls Community Coaching Course

Squash Nova Scotia is pleased to host a women’s only Community Squash Instructor Course including NCCP Making Ethical Decisions module!

The Community Squash Instructor Course trains coaches to help introduce the fundamentals of squash to beginners of all ages. By becoming a ‘Trained Community Squash Instructor’, you may assist Certified Coaches in your club or local community (ie. schools, clubs, etc.).

When: April 29, 2023 8:30am-5pm

Where: TBD in HRM

Price: Free! Course is fully subsidized by Squash Nova Scotia and Squash Canada

Who should attend: Gym Teachers, Juniors, Squash-playing Parents, B-C-D-E League level players, etc.

Course includes:

  • 8 hours of instruction
  • Coaches Manual
  • NCCP Making Ethical Decisions module

Register early! Enrolment is limited to 8 participants.

Learn more and register on Club Locker here.

OLIVER Sport Canada Nova Scotia Squash Open – March 23-26

SMUfit is pleased to host the 2023 Nova Scotia Open. 

The tournament starts on Thursday evening for local players, and Friday at 5pm for out of town players. The Tournament provides a souvenir, Pizza on Thursday & Friday, coffee and snacks on Saturday and Sunday morning, lunch on Saturday & Sunday, and a Saturday evening Social (details to follow!). Oliver Sport Canada is the exclusive racquet and prize partner.

Minimum draw size 4. Full draws will be formed created based on player ratings. Juniors are invited to enter their age division and a second division.  Junior divisions may be combined up, or merged into Women or All-Mixed to meet minimum draw sizes.

2 match guarantee although registration numbers permitting, the organizers will try to ensure that that players get minimum three matches.

Official Ball: Dunlop Pro. Exclusive Tournament Racquet Sponsor: Oliver Sport Canada and

Please come out and play!

Learn more and sign up on Club Locker here.