Shrewsbury Squash & Racketball Club and Shropshire Squash Club are holding a Grassroots/Novice Squash Festival and have invited participants from all 3 Services to enter. This festival is an ideal opportunity for grassroots and novice female military (incl reservist) personnel to learn a new sporting skill and encourage squash participation within the Army; be exposed to competitive squash within a fun and friendly environment to develop the ‘will to win’, a key component of success on the battlefield. No prior experience of playing squash is necessary.
Admin Instruction can be downloaded here and poster here
The Championships will consist of 2 events: a Major and a Minor Unit Competition. The criteria for Major or Minor units is laid down in para 5.080 to AGAI Vol 1 Ch 5. Units should check the relevant policy document before submitting their entry and if in doubt, check with the undersigned before submitting entry paperwork. Note also that units (including Headquarters) are determined by the formal PIDs that make up the establishment; not simply by geographic proximity. For convenience the key paras are:
a. Major Unit. A Major Unit is defined where the unit, or group of amalgamated units, have a total established strength of 300 personnel or greater.
b. Minor Unit. A Minor Unit is defined where the unit, or group of amalgamated units, have a total established strength of 299 personnel or less.
Entries. Units wishing to enter are to complete the entry form at Annex A and return to the AS...
ASRA Charter Published
August 30, 2017
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