Racquet Programs

Take a swing at a new thing

Racquet programs at the University of Calgary are the perfect way to try out a new sport and get off on the right foot.

Already know what you're doing? We have programs for the seasoned squash player too. 

Racquet Program at UCalgary

Racquet Programs


Introduction to Squash

Never played squash before? If you want to try it out in a small class setting, let our coaches teach you the rules and basics skills in a fun and relaxed environment.

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Ladies Only Squash

Come enjoy an evening out, ladies. These fun sessions will focus on the rules, learning the basic skills and techniques. Beginner to Intermediate levels welcome. 

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Next Step After Introduction

If you have been playing Squash regularly for a couple of years or have taken our Introduction lessons then this is the program for you. Continue to develop your game, learn and practice the variety of shot selections

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Squash - Intermediate & Advanced (No Fall offerings)

Our certified instructors will focus on footwork, drills, technique and strategy. This course is only for Intermediate to Advance players (Level A – Open).

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Private Lessons

Our Certified instructors have extensive experience playing and coaching squash. 
No matter your level,  private lessons are customized to develop participant’s enjoyment of the game by
improving racquet skills, court movement, game strategy and overall fitness

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Squash Club

Squash Club is a great way to meet new players and get some extra games in.  The club is open to all skill levels; new to squash, playing for a few years or very experience.  Our squash pro will be onsite to help organizes games, assist with any players who need the extra help learning the rules and basic fundamentals.

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Kiegan Groot

Kiegan Groot

Meet our squash head pro, Kiegan Groot

UCalgary Racquet Centre Head Pro 2021

  • Level 1 Certified Squash Coach
  • UCalgary Racquet Centre Summer Camps Head Instructor 2021
  • Mentorship under Glen Stark & Ian Power (Winter Club Head Pro & Assistant)
  • 4 Years of coaching experience at the Winter Club
  • Respect in Sport and Keeping Girls in Sport training
  • Coached athletes at international events