Squash Club Rules

Court Bookings

Squash courts can be booked at Squash Net.

COVID Guidelines

  • If playing against people not from your own household or support bubble, you must play sides
  • Please avoid touching the walls of the courts where possible
  • Where contact has been made, utilise provided clean wipes to clean the affected areas
  • The observation area is off-limits (except for coaches)
  • Coaches must wear personal protective equipment (PPE) at all times when inside the squash building. This includes gloves and medical grade face mask.
  • No entry to the squash building if you are not playing squash
  • Excess gear such as squash bags should be kept out of any common area (i.e. should be kept on court)
  • Players are to enter the squash building no more than 5 minutes before their match time
  • Players are to leave the building as soon as reasonable after finishing play
  • Please use the hand washing facilities in the common area when leaving and entering the court
  • Additional club facilities such as bar and change room are currently closed (players should expect to change at home both before and after play)
  • The club bathroom is still available, but please keep social distance of at least 2 meters where possible
  • Please only have one player at a time walking down the entrance walkway
  • Face coverings should not be utilised on-court as per governmental guidelines (All forms of face coverings may restrict breathing efficiency and should not be used during exercise except on specific advice from a physician)

Members

  • Members are only allowed on court in shoes which have not been worn out of doors, which do not have black soles and which are of a construction that will not damage the court floor.
  • The squash courts should be kept clean with rubbish placed in the bins provided and clothing/racquets/balls or other equipment taken with the member when leaving the premises.

Guests

Brondesbury is welcome of guests trying out the club, however, the following rules apply:

  • Guests are entitled to play only with an existing member.
  • There is no fee for a guest to play against a member of the club.
  • Guests are entitled to only four games per year. To play more often the player must join the club.
  • The booking member should provide the email address of the guest player when booking a court.

Exceptions for guests:

  • Guests invited to the club for an open event will not be required to join. For example, an open squash tournament or an open day.
  • Any team members playing a Middlesex league club night will not be required to join.
  • Guests invited to fill a spot in the Brondesbury middlesex league teams will not be required to join the club - however, preference should be placed on existing members.

Juniors

  • Players under the age of 19, whether members or guests, must wear appropriate eye protection when playing.

Cancellation Policy

It is your responsibility to cancel a court should and the following rules apply:

  • If you cancel a court within 48 hours you get a full refund.
  • If you cancel a court 24-48 hours you get a 50% refund.
  • if you cancel a court with less than 24 hours to spare you get a 20% refund.
  • In the case of a booking system or lighting failure you will be entitled to a refund, please contact us at squash@brondesburysc.co.uk to arrange.