The maiden edition of Chamberlain Squash Open will get underway at the Squash Courts of the Lagos Country Club,Ikeja ,Lagos on Sunday the 20th of August 2017.
According to the organisers the aim of the tournament is to develop, organize and promote Squash games in Nigeria.The tourney aims promote and develop the sport amongst the youth and bring up a new generation of players that will represent the country at the National and International levels.
Also, through Chamberlain Squash Open, the organisers aim to contribute their own quota to the development of the sport through systematic promotion at the grassroots, national and international levels.
The tournament which will feature so many up-coming squash players amongst youths in the country will also be used to foster cohesion, enhance health fitness and promote friendship within the squash community.
Organised in conjuction with the Federal Ministry of Sport and Youth Development and other stakeholders in the Nigerian Squash community, the games will seek to identify, harvest and harness raw talents and equally cultivate a robust competitive spirit amongst the players irrespective of age or gender.
This tournament will run from the 20th of August to the 26th and it is open to the general public.In all, there are 89 professional players comprising men, women, local and foreign players who are duly registered for this competition.
Members of both the Nigeria Squash Federation (NSF) and the Professional Squash Players Association of Nigeria (PSPAN) will also be at the games to lend their full support.