SQUASH


The RCYC Squash section is one of the most active in the Club with over 400 section Members and a lively community. The City Clubhouse boasts five international singles courts and one doubles court. 

Fall/Winter and Spring Registration for all Junior and Senior Racquets programs begins on Wednesday, August 7th at 9:00 am.

For more information please contact the Racquets Department racquets@rcyc.ca or call Taylor Fawcett, RCYC Sports Director at 416.934.4424. 
 

REGISTER

 

Adult Programs

Clinics & Lessons 2019/2020

SINGLES CLINICS

This four week introductory program is for players wanting to learn the game of squash. The grip, forehand, backhand, service, basic strategy and rules of the game will be taught. It will run for four consecutive Wednesday nights. This is a great clinic to get you involved in one of our house leagues.

SCHEDULE: Wednesdays 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
COST: $135.00 

Session 1: October 2nd – October 23rd
Session 2: November 6th – November 27th
Session 3: January 8th  – January 29th


SQUASH LESSONS

Private lessons in singles and doubles are available by contacting the Racquets office at racquets@rcyc.ca. Group lessons and clinics are also available. 

Singles: $65.00
Doubles (3 Players, 1 Pro): $35.00 per person 
Doubles (2 Players, 2 Pros): $65.00 per person 

Singles Leagues 2019/2020

MONDAY NIGHT | HOUSE LEAGUE

The Monday Night House League is for players looking for a regularly scheduled match every Monday with the time to commit to playing each week. Players must play 70% of their matches to qualify for this league. The league consists of five levels of ten players. There is no rescheduling of matches; players are expected to play every Monday night at their scheduled time. If players are unable to play their match, a substitute will be arranged to replace them that evening. Matches will be best 3 out of 5. Court times duration is 40 minutes. A Finals Night with dinner and drinks is included at the end of the House League term.

SCHEDULE: Mondays 6:00 pm – 9:20 pm
COST: $60.00 

Fall: September 16th – December 11th
Winter: January 6th – March 11th
Spring: March 23rd – June 3rd  

 

TUESDAY NIGHT | HOUSE LEAGUE

The Tuesday Night House League is run as a 'schedule your own match' league. Players will compete against each other based on their level. Matches are booked by the players with the first court available at 6:00 pm. Courts are on a first booked basis. Players must play 70% of their matches to qualify for the following league. The TNHL will have nine levels of ten players. Players are encouraged to play their matches on Tuesday nights, but they may reschedule matches. Matches are best 3 out of 5. A Finals Night with dinner and drinks included, will end each House League term.

SCHEDULE: Tuesdays 6:00 pm – 9:20 pm
COST: $60.00 

Fall: September 17th – December 11th
Winter: January 7th – March 11th
Spring: March 24th – June 3rd  

 
 

WEDNESDAY NIGHT | WOMEN'S HOUSE LEAGUE 

The Women's League continues to attract new and enthusiastic players to the game. Open to all new female squash players - don't be shy - you must start somewhere and this is the best place to begin! A no pressure, have-lots-of-fun-and-meet-new-people- league. If you have never played the game of squash we offer beginner classes in the fall and winter. A Finals Night with dinner and drinks included, will end each House League term.

SCHEDULE: Wednesdays 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm 
COST: $60.00 


Fall: September 25th – December 11th
Winter: January 8th – March 11th
Spring: March 25th – June 3rd 

 
 

WEDNESDAY NIGHT | TOP DAWGZ HOUSE LEAGUE 

This premier singles league is for our top singles players in the Club. The Top Dawgz League is for the competitive player in the Club looking for challenging matches each week. A Finals Night with dinner and drinks included will end each House League term.

SCHEDULE: Wednesdays 8:00 pm – 8:40 pm 
COST: $60.00 


Fall: September 25th – December 11th
Winter: January 8th – March 11th
Spring: March 25th – June 3rd 

 

TORONTO AND DISTRICT DOUBLES LEAGUE

The RCYC submits teams into the T&D singles and doubles leagues that compete against other clubs in the city and GTA. This is the highest level of competition before playing in Provincial or National events.

This is suited for the player looking at playing different players from opposing clubs. There are home and away matches with each club in your division. Currently we have the following teams in T&D.

MEN’S DIVISION 3,4,5  Thursdays 6:30 pm
WOMEN'S "B" TEAM Wednesday Nights

Doubles Leagues 2019/2020

MONDAY NIGHT | NOVICE DOUBLES LEAGUE

This introductory League is designed for the squash player that is a minimum House League level 7 singles player or above. Players joining this league must take at least 2 private doubles lessons with one of our pros. To join this league, you must arrange a partner to play with you. A Finals Night with dinner and drinks included, will end each House League term.

SCHEDULE: Mondays 5:30 pm – 10:30 pm
COST: $35.00 

Fall: September 16th – December 11th
Winter: January 6th – March 11th
Spring: March 23rd – June 3rd

 
 

MONDAY NIGHT | INTERMEDIATE DOUBLES LEAGUE

This league is designed for players that cannot commit to playing singles and doubles on multiple nights. This is geared towards those that are already playing Monday Night House League Singles and have doubles experience. We will accommodate players schedules who play in both the singles and doubles leagues. That being said, even if you are not playing in Monday Night Singles, you can certainly play doubles. A Finals Night with dinner and drinks included will end each House League term.

SCHEDULE: Mondays 5:30 pm – 10:30 pm
COST: $35.00 


Fall: September 16th – December 11th
Winter: January 6th – March 11th
Spring: March 23rd – June 3rd 

 


TUESDAY NIGHT | DOUBLES LEAGUE: ADVANCED LEVELS

The Tuesday Night Doubles League is geared to the top doubles players in the club. This is for players competing in the top leagues as well as the provincial level. There is a finals night with dinner and drinks at the end of each House League Term. 

SCHEDULE: Tuesdays 5:30 pm – 10:30 pm
COST: $60.00 

Fall: September 17th – December 11th
Winter: January 7th – March 11th
Spring: March 24th – June 3rd

 
 

WEDNESDAY NIGHT | DOUBLES LEAGUE 
INTERMEDIATE / ADVANCED LEVEL

Wednesday Night Doubles League is geared towards players in the lower levels of the Toronto and District Squash League. A Finals Night with dinner and drinks included will end each House League term.

SCHEDULE: Wednesdays 5:30 pm – 10:30 pm 
COST: $60.00 

Fall: September 18th – December 11th
Winter: January 8th – March 11th
Spring: March 25th – June 3rd

 
 

SATURDAY MORNING | DOUBLES SQUASH DROP-IN ROUND ROBIN

Come out each Saturday and get some games in with different partners. A Member convener will be on hand to arrange matches.

SCHEDULE: Saturdays 9:30 am – 11:30 am
COST: Free to all Racquet Section members. Must be an intermediate player or better to participate.

Fall: September 21st – December 14th
Winter: January 11th – March 7th
Spring: March 28th – May 30th

Club Championship for 2019/2020

The RCYC Squash Club Championship for 2019/2020 will begin in late Jnauray and run until the Finals Night and Closing Dinner on Thursday, May 7th, 2020.

Sign-up sheets for the Club Championship will be posted on the bulletin board in mid-November.

Calendar

2019/2020

Fall 2019

AUGUST 
7 Online sign-up for Adult and Junior Racquets Programs
SEPTEMBER 
16 - 19 Fall Squash House Leagues/Fall After School programs begin
21 Fall Saturday Youth program begins
NOVEMBER
18 Club Squash Championships sign-up begins
DECEMBER
4 Start of “The Carlton” Doubles Tournament
11 Grand Finals Night and Squash Christmas Party
14 Junior Racquets Day


Winter 2020

JANUARY
6 - 9 Winter House League/Winter After School programs begin
11 Winter Saturday Youth program begins
20 Club Squash Championships begin
MARCH
11 Winter Squash House League Finals
21 Spring Saturday Youth program begins
23 - 26    Spring Squash House Leagues & Spring After School programs begin       
MAY
7 Squash Finals Night & Closing Dinner
JUNE
3 Spring Squash House League Finals
6 Tennis Opener