Kong To Host 2014 World Masters
World Squash Federation (WSF) confirmed today that the 2014 WSF
World Masters Squash Championships have been awarded to Hong
held from 4-12 July 2014, the Championships will include men's and
women's events in some 18 age groups for players aged from 35 to over
announcement comes on the eve of the 2012 Championships, which will be
staged in the English city of Birmingham from 20-27 July
2014 Championships will be staged at the Hong Kong Squash Centre
and the prestigious Hong Kong Football Club, both located in
heart of the city.
MH JP, Chairman of Hong Kong Squash, stated: "We are delighted to
have the opportunity to bring this fabulous World event to Hong Kong and
are confident that players and spectators will appreciate the
first-class venues and vibrancy of our great city."
Masters Squash Championships Hong Kong Event Director Malcolm Kerr
added: "Masters Squash has fantastic worldwide participation and
support. We expect to welcome around 1,000 athletes from more than 50
countries in 2014 for what will be a true festival of the sport. In
addition to the excitement of competition we will be offering fun social
events throughout the event, making this a week not to be missed."
CEO of WSF, concluded: "We believe that Hong Kong is the perfect venue
for the WSF World Masters Squash Championships. Each year we have seen
squash in Hong Kong going from strength to strength. With excellent
facilities and one of the most active local squash communities in the
world, we are sure the event will prove a wonderful experience for
competitors and a showcase for squash."
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