A major world event being held in Manchester – on the spectacular all-glass show court at two major venues, Manchester’s own National Squash Centre at Sports City 26-30 October and at Manchester Central (formerly GMex) 31 October-3 November.
This will be recognised as the most important event in the world squash calendar and on the professional circuit.
The 8 day event will attract the world’s top class 64 players in the championships with representation from around the world.
This prestigious event follows on from Manchester’s successful hosting of the National Squash Championships over the past 11 years.
Manchester will showcase the sport on the world stage and ahead of the bid for the game of squash to be included as an Olympic sport in 2020.
Volunteers are required to carry out a number of essential roles during the period of this event.
There will be a pattern of shifts throughout the championships which are subject to change due to the programme changes and also approximate finishing times :
26-30 October – 10am-4pm
31 October/1 November – 4pm-10pm
2 November – 1pm-7pm
3 November – 12noon-7pm
Expenses of £5 per shift will be paid for this event + meal vouchers Tea ,coffee & water will be available throughout the shifts.
UNIFORM & DRESS CODE
You will be provided with a championship tee shirt.
You are requested to wear BLACK TROUSERS/SKIRT.
If you wear jogging bottoms, they MUST BE PLAIN BLACK and definitely no logos visible. FOOTWEAR – must be BLACK shoes, or BLACK trainers -definitely no logos visible.
No hats/baseball caps to be worn whilst on duty.
There will be an orientation session on Tuesday 15th October at 2pm or 6.30pm at National Squash Centre for all volunteers to attend prior to the event – £5 expenses will be paid for attendance.
Get involved today!!
Please express your interest and availability asap as places will be given on a first come first served basis.
Closing date for applications: 1 September 2013.
For more info please contact
Val Cottam MBE
Contact : m) 07766813569
Placement offered by World Squash Championships
Contact – Val Cottam
Phone – 07766 813569
Location – National Squash Centre
Postcode – M113FF
Start Date – 26 October 2013
End Date – 03 November 2013
Minimum age – 16
Required Qualification – None
Duties – Stewarding