We are delighted to have re-opened our facilities on Monday 12th April and seeing you back on the courts!
We will be following all published guidelines where they can be applied and we ask you to familiarise yourself with these before attending.We also recognise that some procedures will be different to how we previously operated but we have tried to minimise disruption without compromising on our over-riding priority which is the safety of all concerned. Your patience and understanding during this time is appreciated.
All squash sessions can be booked on-line 7 days in advance (click on court bookings in Menu options) and full details of participants need to be entered to assist us with our Track and Trace obligations.
Hand sanitiser and wipes are provided between all courts +++++++ All courts will be deep cleaned at the end of each day ++++++++ You should bring your own water bottle (filled)
To read the full advice published by England Squash click here
The club is currently being used as a COVID vaccination centre which is something we are very proud to be involved in and although this shouldn’t have a significant impact on how we operate please be aware that the club will be busier on the days they are here. You can still enter the club via the main entrance doors and must wear a face covering when moving around the club.
Pontefract Squash Club enjoys an international reputation second to none. Lee Beachill three times British Champion and former World No.1 and James Willstrop, former World Junior No.1 and also achieving the status of Men's World No.1 in 2012, representing the club at the highest World levels.
Our long list of Adult and Junior players who have represented their county, region or country at international level is a firm indication of the consistent quality that is produced at this club
We have a total of 8 squash courts including 5 glass backs with viewing available on every court including our tiered seating area outside courts 1 and 2
Our club caters for members and guests of all ages and abilities so whenever you decide to step into the club you will be sure of a warm friendly greeting and certain to find the level of squash you are seeking.
The club is officially recognised as a Centre of Excellence and one of the few select clubs, which have been granted Gold Charter status by the sports governing body, England Squash. We were awarded the prestigious title of 'Club of the Year' in 2016
The Coaching at the club is under the direction of Malcolm Willstrop who is acknowledged as one of the Worlds leading coaches. The coaching programme caters for all standards and ages and is accepted as one of the best in the country, attracting players from all over the world.
The club is one of only 12 clubs in the country to have a team in the Premier Squash League (National League). It is well represented in the Yorkshire and Leeds Metro Leagues and has its own internal leagues, so there is plenty of opportunity for competitive squash at all levels as well as the abundance of social squash that is enjoyed by the majority of members.
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