Are we in for a third wave and a stricter lockdown?

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We don’t know at this stage. However, that doesn’t mean that we can’t take action now and prepare ourselves for any eventuality.

Joburg Masters have taken the initiative and postponed their next three matches, resuming play on the 24th of June (subject, of course, to developments).

At the time of writing, Joburg League will take a gap and resume on the 1st and 2nd of June.

If we want to continue playing socially over this period it is important to STRICTLY follow the protocols set down for play. (Note that this could change at short notice if the lockdown restrictions are increased).

SARS‑CoV‑2 – Modified playing protocol at The Wanderers

▪️ Courts are open for bookings to paid‑up squash club members.

▪️ Visitors may participate in Joburg League and tournaments held at The Wanderers, subject to the rules applicable to the event.

▪️ No spectators are allowed.

▪️ Players must leave the premises once their activities are complete.

▪️ Anybody entering the squash premises for whatever purpose must:

✔️ Sanitize upon entry and regularly afterwards

✔️ Complete the attendance / track & trace register

✔️ Record their temperature using the instrument available at the booking computer

✔️ Not share kit, equipment or drinks. (Bring your own drinks container).

😷 Wear a mask when not playing.

🧍‍♀️–🧍🏽‍♂️Maintain social distancing.

Social Sunday

These sessions are an excellent opportunity to meet fellow squash members and visitors wishing to join the club.  16:00 to 17:30 every Sunday – first come, first served!

Joburg Squash Mens League

With four rounds of the league season completed, The Wanderers teams are generally improving on their first two rounds’ standings.  The results so far as at 26 May 2021 are as follows:

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Joburg Masters Squash League

The 2nd League matches are played every Thursday at The Wanderers Club and the 4th League matches are held at Chamber Exiles Club.  Results so far are as follows.

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If you have not already done so, please renew your Squash SA registration via SportyHQ.  Only registered players will be allowed to participate in League matches and accredited tournaments. If you have difficulty in registering, please contact Jacqui Fryer (011 442 8056, [email protected]).

Thusong Squash Development and Youth Training

Our five Development Members are back on court and keen for new challenges. If anybody would like to arrange a match against Bongani, Ashley, Johnny, David or Bandile please contact me and I’ll arrange for them to meet you at the courts.

If any young Wanderers members are looking for coaching or simply want to arrange some games, please contact the writer.

Chris Hughes.

Chairman – Wanderers Squash Club.

082 453 5298.