Club Night All welcome
Time: 6.30 - 8.30pm 5th & 19th October
On the 28th November we ran the 3rd Chris Simms Memorial Doubles Tournament. As usual there was some very competitve squash and much humour. Teams were split into two groups of five and the winners of each group played in the final which saw Matt Carey and Craig Basham beat Glenn Skelton and Ray Sharma. An excellent afternoon which raised over £150 for the Keech Hospice. The winners were presented with the trophy by Chris' widow Angie.
Beds Closed Championship
The 1st & 2nd October sees the Beds Closed Championship take place at Lewsey as follopws:
Saturday 9am will be Jools v Qais, Sean v Alex, Nat v Sam and Steve v Lee.
10:30 will be winners and losers of the Steve/Jools matches as well as Lily v Connor, Tom v Tait, Stephen v Ivan and Nathan v Will immediately followed by Bruce v John W and John B v Phil.
The final first round adult matches will take place at 13:30 with Paul v Will.
In the main the second round matches will kick off around 2pm, the precise sequence will depend on winners and losers as 1st round winners will go into the A grade Monrad, losers into same. All the U15 junior matches will be completed on the Saturday. Semi finals and other matches will in the main kick off at 10:30 on Sunday with finals kicking off around 14:30, the exact schedule will be finalised on the Saturday afternoon.
Sophia, Lily and Natalie triumph at Croydon
Our three leading junior ladies took all three podium places at the recent event in Croydon. For all the details, click here
Well done to the Herts League Team
Our team in the Herts Summer League finished second, three points behind Letchworth. Well done to all those who played and were involved.
Paul Main's Matterhorn Challenge
One of our members, Paul Main, has decided to celebrate his 50th by doing something remarkable - climbing the Matterhorn. He is doing this to raise funds for a defibrillator for the Lewsey Sports Centre. Paul has now reached his target of £1,220 but donations can still be made to Cardiac Risk in the Young by clicking here
To learn more go to www.mainsersmatterhorn.com
SIP Chiltern Open
The results of the Chiltern Open are available here
Club Championship Results
Congratulations to George Allen for an epic win against Craig Basham despite facing four match points. Also to Scott Richardson for his win in the Grade B event. Read the full report here
Success in the Junior Bucks League
Congratulations to Stephen Axford and his junior team who finished runners up in the Junior Bucks League. Full report here.
Physiotherapy at Lewsey
Paul Carter, a Senior Chartered Physiotherapist, who works for Optimum Healthcare Solutions, has opened a clinic at Lewsey. He is offering a 20% discount to members and he can be contacted on firstname.lastname@example.org or 07958 159524.
Give Squash A Go!
Everyone is welcome to play at the Club - whatever their age, ability or experience. We have players who range in experience from beginners to the County Champion. For anyone who wishes to improve, our Coach, Steve Davies, provides individual and group lessons. He can be contacted at email@example.com
We provide a Ladies League and weekly coaching sessions - see the right hand panel for details.
As well as a Ladder and monthly Leagues, we run twice monthly Club Nights where non members are welcome to come along and join in. Details in the left hand panel.
This year we have two teams in the Beds League, two in the Herts League and we also have teams playing in the junior Bucks and Herts Leagues. You can read about their recent matches by going to Match Reports at the top of this page.
The ladies squash night continues to take place on Wednesday evening at 6.30pm. Please spread the word if you know of anyone that may wish to take part as we are always looking to grow this section of the club.
Want To Play More Squash?
LDSRC welcomes squash players of all abilities from complete beginners to experienced League players.
Membership is £30 for adults and £10 for Juniors. Part of this fee is passed to England Squash and part of it is used to pay for an Active Luton Go4Less card which enables members to get reduced price squash courts.
To join please contact the Membership Secretary, Paul White, on firstname.lastname@example.org or ring him on 07598 139288.
click here to download a membership form
Buy top quality squash clothing from Ipro Sports, the Club's official supplier, by going to http://www.iprosports.co.uk/luton-and-dunstable-squash-club/ password Luton