FHSC year end is from July to June, and our annual membership for 2019/2020 is now due. We encourage members to pay via EFT (Fish Hoek Squash Club, Standard Bank, Branch code 36009, Account: 072099852) or via our online booking provider gobook. Annual Fees There have been some changes to the fees and membership structure, the key items are: Over 60s membership has been reduced Scholar fees have been reduced Read More
There has been lots of activity at the club recently, thank you to everyone who came out to support the players in the WP Open that was hosted recently. Court repairs Court 3 The repairs to court 3 have almost been completed by the City of Cape Town. The club thanks the City for all their support in helping us getting the court into playing condition. The final hand over Read More
The Western Province Open was recently held at Fish Hoek, congratulations to all participants – thank you for joining us at FHSC. Detailed results are available on the sportsdraw website. Ladies Results Open – Siyoli Waters bt Gail van der Merwe 11/3 11/7 11/1. Plate – Barbara Vincent beat Cassy Erasmus 4/11 8/11 11/8 11/6 13/11. A Section Round Robin – Winner Vanessa Christensen with 9 points Mens Results Open Read More
We are happy to announce that FHSC members who have registered on the www.gobook.co.za site can now make lights payments online! No more waiting for Terry to open the bar to make payments. We have created a short demo video showing how this is possible. Please read this post if you still need to register on gobook site. Couple of important items to note: A small surcharge is added to Read More
FHSC had the privilege of hosting Nick Matthew at a recent event. Thank you to Deon Hug for recording and producing videos of the event.
Fish Hoek Squash Club is excited to announce that Nick (the wolf) Matthew will be playing an exhibition match against our club captain Rodney Durbach on Wed 27th March. Full details of events, and ticket purchases are available here.
We received feedback from the City of Cape Town on progress of court repairs (25th February 2019): ..we are busy with the process, RFQ have been submitted to SCM, we are hopeful that by the end of this week, a contractor will be appointed to continue with the work, as you might be aware, a contractor was indeed appointed to repair the floor but upon starting their work, they discovered Read More
We have partnered with GoBook and external service provider for members to book online. Why have we changed: The “old” booking solution was not supported by Squashcon system, we could not identify why errors were occurring (and system freezing) GoBook is trusted by a number of other squash clubs and offers a convenient way to book. The GoBook mobile app can also be installed on your smartphone via the following Read More
The committee agreed earlier this month to proceed with the upgrade of PC and booking system for the club. Access to club is now controlled via fingerprint readers. What has changed: A new PC has been installed (the old one kept freezing) SquashCon software is being reinstalled (this is the same booking system, so no changes to how you book courts at club) There is a new online booking solution (www.gobook.co.za ) that Read More
The world squash federation has published the latest rule amenedments. These were amended following the WSF AGM in October. Summary of key changes Warm up (Rule 4.1) Is now 4 minutes with halftime to be called at 2 minutes. Front wall visibility (Rule 8.11 & 8.1.4) “Freedom to strike the ball to any part of the front wall” (leaving out the word entire). “the freedom to strike the ball to Read More