• Date: 31 May to 2 June 2019
  • Venue: Collegians Squash Club, Pietermaritzburg
  • Entry fees: R 575 per player (R 2 875 per team of 5)
  • Entry closing date: 18 April 2019

Note! To represent Northerns Masters you will have to enter through NMSA with a NSF and Squash SA Number.

Official Poster

Entry form – Click here.

NMSA Invite all masters to enter our satellite open tournament.

  • Dates: 3 – 5 May 2019 (Friday – Sunday)
  • Venue: Uitsig Squash Club
  • Entry fee: R 150
  • Closing Date: 2019/04/28

This is a selection qualifier for the Masters IPT held in Pretoria in September this year

Entry Page

Enter Online

DATES: Thursday 4 April to Sunday 7 April

ENTRY FEE: R350-00 ENTRIES CLOSE: TUESDAY 26th March 2019
ONLY ENTRIES WITH PROOF OF PAYMENT WILL BE ENTERED INTO THE DRAW !

BANKING DETAILS: Standard Bank, Branch Code: 000205,
A/C Name: Parkview Squash Centre,
A/C No: 000184071
Payment Reference: Initial and Surname

Age Groups available:
MASTERS MEN : 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50- 54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over
MASTERS WOMEN : 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65 and over

An sms with your 1st match time will be sent to you by 2nd April but if you have any queries please call 011 646-2051 or Angie on 082321265

Note!
This tournament is a selection qualifier for the Masters IPT in Pretoria (6-10 September) this year, so please notify us of your entry at masters@northerns.co.za.

  • Date: 5-7 April 2019
  • Venue: Harlequins Squash Club, Pretoria
  • Playing times: Friday 5 April 17h00 – 21h00, Saturday 6 April 8h00 – 18h00, Sunday 7 April 8h00 – 13h00
  • Sections: Men A, B, C and a Ladies section subject to number of entries.
  • Closing date for entries: Monday, 1 April 2019 – 12h00.
  • Convenor: Blaar Coetzee – 082 781 6917
  • Any queries should be directed to the convenor at blaar.coetzee@theprofessional.co.za

Click here to enter.

Northerns Masters players who want to play in the Dave Short tournament are reminded that entries must be done through NMSA and not directly – mail to masters@northerns.co.za.

Welcome back to the Northerns Squash community after the holidays. The new season starts with a bang and there are a significant number of events scheduled for the first 2 months of the year. The calendar is full but some careful planning will let you get the most out of your squash year.

A comprehensive 2019 year planner for Northerns Squash is available on the Calendar page. Links to the full Squash SA and SA Schools calendars can also be found there.

Here are the highlights for January and February:

SENIORS:

  • 19 Jan – last day for club transfers
  • 22 Jan – last day to enter league teams
  • 29 Jan – Blitz league entries close
  • 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 19, 21 Feb – Blitz league dates
  • 15 & 16 Feb – Lower leagues Blitz tournament (5th to 14th league Men, Reserve to 2nd league ladies)
  • 27 Feb – Week 1 of Winter league starts

JUNIORS:

  • 25 to 27 Jan – Easterns Wilson Open tournament & KZN Open tournament
  • 27 Jan – Serious Fun tournament
  • 28 Jan – High Schools league entries close
  • 31 Jan – Bloemfontein Open entries close
  • 1 to 3 Feb – NJSA Round Robin tournament & Central Gauteng Open
  • 15 to 17 Feb – North West Open tournament & DSG Squash Festival
  • 11, 18, 25 Feb – High Schools league fixtures
  • 22 Feb – Serious Fun tournament
  • 22 to 24 Feb – Boland Open tournament

MASTERS:

  • NMSA Satellite 1 tournament MOVED to May.

The Northerns Squash Federation held their annual awards function at the Voortrekker Monument on Thursday evening with a large number of people attending to celebrate the province’s success story of the 2018 season.

Northerns have had an exceptional season on all levels, especially at junior and senior level. The province won the Gary Thompson award for the most successful province at the senior Growthpoint IPT after winning the Men’s C & D sections and performing well in the other sections too. Individual players also won a variety of awards at the IPT.

The juniors weren’t far behind, winning 9 medals out of 13 teams that participated in the age group IPT’s, including 3 gold, 2 silver and 4 bronze. A record number of 14 juniors made the SA Top 10 rankings and 3 Northerns players were selected to play in the WSF World Junior championships.

Here is a summary of the major awards for the evening:

MASTERS

  • Player of the year: Craig Ruane
  • Chairman’s awards: Anna Botha & Bertus Kruger

JUNIORS

  • Primary schools players of the year: Luhann Groenewald & Awande Malinga
  • u14 players of the year: Brett Mclachlan & Deneil Beukes
  • Senior players of the year: Mikael Clayton & Helena Coetzee
  • Chairman’s awards: Reece Mclachlan & Helena Coetzee

SENIORS

  • Blitz league winners: Harlequins (Ladies) & PCC (Men)
  • League winners: Harlequins (Ladies) & Uitsig (Men)
  • Growthpoint IPT Best of the rest: Callan Hall & Donna Lobban
  • Growthpoint IPT D section winners: James Terblanche, Jason Phillips, Wesley Daniels, Nico Ras, Wayne Muller
  • Growthpoint IPT C section winners:Mikael Clayton, Nell van der Merwe, Craig Ruane, Murray Schepers, Jarrad Rocher
  • Justin van der Merwe tropyhy: Mat Dewey
  • Pieter Bell trophy: Kundanji Kalengo
  • Uitsig trophy: SABS & SARB
  • Woody Kaiser trophy: PCC
  • NSA player of the year: Callan Hall
  • NSA Chairman’s award: Andrew Martin & Kyle Maree

NSF AWARDS

  • NSF President’s award: Mike Pierce
  • NSF player of the year: Craig Ruane

Here is a full list of all the award winners: NSF Awards 2018

Photos of the evening can be seen on https://www.northerns.co.za/galleries/2018-nsf-awards-function/.

The annual Northerns Squash Federation Awards function takes place on 1 November 2018 at the Voortrekker Monument. At the function the top performers of the Province will be honoured for their achievements through the season.

Here are a list of the highlights of the awards that will be made (not all listed):

  • NSA league winners and runners-up and the winners of league trophies
  • NSA merit awards – special awards from the Growthpoint IPT (previously known as the Jarvis/Kaplan tournament) and USSA tournament, team awards from the Growthpoint IPT, player of the year, NSA Chairman’s award
  • NMSA player of the year and Chairman’s award
  • NJSA merit awards, IPT winners, SA Top 10 players and SA team members to the Junior World championships
  • Northerns Squash Federation player of the year and President’s award.

Book your ticket at the following link and make payment of the R260 ticket fee to your club – bookings.

Check on the list below the form to make sure your booking was accepted. If you’re not on the list, please make another booking.

Time to swap racquets for clubs, double dot for dimples and join your fellow clubs for a day of Fades, Hooks, Duffs, Fresh airs, Sandy’s and perhaps a Hole-in-One.

The 2018 NSA Golf Day might even produce some nicks or frames but we would love to see you there:

  • Wednesday 5 September
  • 11h30
  • Wingate Golf Club

Help raise funds for our Jarvis / Kaplan Cup Squads.

Please place the posters and entries in the clubs.  36 x 4-balls is the target ….

Northerns Squash Golf Booking Form

Please see attached clothing available from Kim Commins at Go Big in Cape Town for World Masters in the USA. Orders need to be made directly with Kim, including payment. The Closing date for orders is 25 May 2018: