Sports Clubs

Squash Club

 

Squash Lessons 101

Explore the fast paced game of Squash and develop skills that will make you a better player. Our certified instructor has extensive experience playing and coaching squash. All skill levels are welcome, with players being separated based on their level of experience to ensure the best experience possible. All squash equipment is supplied for your lesson. For more information visit mru.ca/ePlay.

 

Squash Club

Annual Membership

Get together, improve your skills, meet new players and have fun! All skill levels welcome. With your membership you receive FREE events, drop-in play and specialized practice time. This membership lasts from September 1 - August 31. See below for more details.
 

NOTE: Squash Club Membership DOES NOT provide entry to MRU Recreation facility. In order to participate in any Squash Club activities/events, participants MUST be a Squash Club Member and MUST pay for MRU Recreation membership or day pass fees.

Included in Annual Membership:

  • Monthly Box League: Beginner to Advanced
    • Play at your own level, improve your game and meet new squash players. Players organize four to five matches per month according to their own schedules, (i.e. daytimes, evenings or weekends). Email the club at mrusquashboxleague@gmail.com to be placed at a level that is appropriate for you.
  • Drop-in Play: Intermediate to Advanced
    • Drop in, play squash and socialize with squash players at a similar level to you. Drop-in play is not coached, but a Squash Club representative will be on hand to match up players and give pointers.Drop-in play is offered at the following times:
      • Saturdays (Intermediate to Advanced), 9:30 am - 11:45 am, courts C, D, E and F
      • Sundays (Beginner to Intermediate), 9:30 am to 11:00 am, courts D, E and F
  • MRU Collegiate Squash Team - Practices
    • Must be current MRU student and a MRU Squash Club Member (memberships for student is only $5 annually. Participate in squash Collegiate team competition. Practices are Tuesdays and Fridays from 4:30 - 6:00pm starting in September. To sign up; please email mrusquashclub@gmail.com
       

Additional Cost:

  • Interclub Play
    • This is competitive play against teams from other squash clubs in Calgary. Novice to advanced levels are available and teams consist of four to six members. Matches are played every other Tuesday, September through April with seven home and seven away matches. Half of the evening is spent playing the matches and the other half is spent socializing with the other team. Additional fees include a Squash Alberta Membership Fee, Social Fees and Interclub Team Fee. If interested, email mrusquashclub@gmail.com.
  • MRU Squash Season Opener Tournament 
    • Tune up your game in this fun and friendly two-day tournament.  It is the ​MRU Squash Club Season Opener which will be held on Friday, September 15 (6pm - 10pm) and Saturday, September 16 (9am - 7pm) at the Mount Royal squash courts.
    • Tournament fees will include 2-3 matches, Saturday social and draw prizes are as follows:
      • MRU Students | $10 which includes a 2017-2018 MRU Squash Club membership
      • Non MRU Students | $50 which includes a 2017-2018 MRU Squash Club membership
    • This is a perfect way for first timers to try squash and for the seasoned-veterans to brush off those cobwebs and get ready for the squash season.
    • Limited spots are available. Registration closes Friday, September 9 at midnight.
  • MRU Squash Club Fun Team Tournament – Open to MRU Students and MRU Squash Club members
    • Saturday, December 2
    • Each registered player will be placed on a team, consisting of 4 players, who will each play for 20 minutes in an attempt to earn as many points as possible for their team. Admission or cost to play in this tournament is a donation to the "MRU Season of Caring" where donations are taken to help warm up a student's winter. Items such as canned goods, gift card, mitts, cash, etc would be welcomed, and collected when you arrive on Saturday morning.
  • Annual Squash Alberta MRU Open
    • February 21 – 25, 2018 at MRU Recreation
    • More details coming soon
  • MRU Squash Club Championships
    • April 21, 2017 | 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
    • More details coming soon


 

Fees 

WhoAnnual Fee
MRU Students$5
Recreation Members$25
Public$30

 

Game Schedule

Interclub schedule: calgarysquash.ab.
 

League Affiliation

The MRU Squash Club is affiliated with Squash Alberta and the Calgary Squash League