BY Fadhil Yunus
The Brunei Squash Rackets Association (BSRA) is calling squash enthusiasts, novice and newcomers to join the ‘Big Hit’ in conjunction with World Squash Day 2019 at the National Squash Centre of the Hassanal Bolkiah National Sports Complex in Berakas on October 12.
Held in collaboration with Jerudong International School (JIS), the event which is open to the public will be held from 2pm to 6pm.
Rackets and squash balls will be provided and coaches will guide the participants. Participants will also have the opportunity to play with experienced players.
World Squash Day returns on October 12 with plans to attract one million new players to the game over the next decade.
Squash is a competitive sport characterised by a high level of fitness and health benefits.
The Big Hit event will be a fun and friendly social environment while participants will be able to learn new knowledge on the basic techniques of the sport.
BSRA will follow the theme used for 2019 which is for every club to hold a free taster session called the Big Hit.
The association has also strengthened efforts to promote the event through social media.
Organisers have also advised participants to wear sporting attire.
World Squash Day is endorsed by the World Squash Federation, PSA and national federations across the globe.
-- Courtesy of Borneo Bulletin