Did you know, you have nearly a 40% chance of developing cancer in your lifetime. Almost 15,000,000 people in the United States are living with cancer.
Play squash, raise funds for cancer research on April 29
Aussienick Squash is hosting the DC-arm of the Squash Cancer movement. Clubs and universities across the country are hosting squash events focused on raising funds for local cancer research institutions to continue their vital work.
On April 29th Aussienick Squash will host a day-long squash festival including a fun-tournament, play the pro, pro exhibition as well as lectures from leading cancer researchers.
Schedule for the day: 9am breakfast and sign in for tournament 9.30am – 12pm Tournament 12pm – 1pm Lunch 12.30pm – 1pm Talk by NIH Cancer Research expert 1pm – 1.30pm Play the pros 1pm – 4pm Tournament 4pm – 5pm Exhibition including Nosherwan Khan, PSA player 6pm Dinner at Clydes in Chevy Chase
How can I get involved?
Benefiting Dartmouth’s Norris Cotton Cancer Center and Georgetown’s Lombardi Cancer Research Center.
For further information, contact Connie Barnes at
National Capital Squash is sponsoring this event as part of its mandate to expand and strengthen the squash playing community in the DC area through tournaments, leagues, and instruction. Have a great idea about how we can bring more people into the game, or make it a better experience for existing players, let us know.