We are now accepting NEW members!
General InformationThe playing season of the Vancouver Racquets Club covers a twelve (12) month period from May 1st to April 30th. There is no initiation to join the club. Applicants can register for: Squash, Badminton, or Fitness. When you join Squash or Badminton, it also includes Fitness.
Each new member must be aware of and agree to Protocols and Guidelines for operations under COVID-19. A Declaration Form must be completed and emailed to the office before joining. Details and Declaration Form can be found here.
Trial Membership (Badminton or Squash) – 3 months only (Available from May 2021 to January 2022)
- A trial membership is available for Adults, Senior Citizens, Students (19 and over), Youth Adults (19-24), and Family Youth Adults (19-24).
- New members only. Not valid for past members.
- Available once in a life time.
- Dues for 3 months must be paid in full, no monthly payment option.
- No referral credit for existing member.
- Trial memberships do not have guest privileges.
Annual Dues (May 2021- April 2022)
- Membership fees are for one full year ending April 30, 2022 and are non-refundable. Fees will be prorated for new members on the day of joining.
- All memberships must be made over the phone with a credit card.
- Pre-authorized instalment plan is available, please contact the office for details.
Squash and Badminton memberships include Fitness
- GST (5%) will be added to all fees
- Dues are non-refundable regardless of illness, injury, pregnancy, or vacation
|Membership Types||Annual Dues (will be prorated for new members)||Trial (3 Months Only)|
|Senior Citizen (65+), Spouse||675||202|
|Youth (19-24) / Student (25-30)||567||168|
|Family Youth (19-24)||455||134|
|Family Junior (under 19)||207||N/A|
|Independent Junior (11-18)||328||N/A|
|Daytime Only (ends at 3pm)||603||N/A|
|Doubles Squash Only||687||N/A|
|Early Bird (ends at 9am)||430||N/A|
|Fitness – Adult||415||N/A|
|Fitness – Senior (65+), Spouse, Student, Youth (19-24)||347||N/A|
|Second Sport (Adult)||133||45|
|Second Sport (Junior)||66||N/A|
|Locker (Medium – Ladies only)||95||N/A|
Guest PrivilegesNo guests are allowed in the club during this phase. All players must be members.
Types of Memberships
Adult: Adult (full) membership entitles members to play from Monday to Sunday 6:30 am to 11:45 pm.
Spouse: A spouse entitles full playing privileges at a discounted rate.
Senior Citizen: A person who is sixty-five years of age or older as of the beginning of the current membership year shall qualify as a Senior Citizen.
Full-Time Student – Up to 30: An individual who is in full-time (minimum of 9 credit hours or equivalent) attendance at a post secondary or other educational institution. Proof of enrolment at said institution will be requested. Valid for students up to 30 years old.
Youth Adult (19-24): For young adults 19 to 24. This membership allows full playing privileges from Monday to Sunday 6:30 am to 11:45 pm at a discounted rate.
Family Youth (19-24): For young adults 19 to 24 who have a parent that is an Adult (full time) member. This membership allows full playing privileges from Monday to Sunday 6:30 am to 11:45 pm at a discounted rate.
Family Junior: A child of an Adult (full time) member who would otherwise qualify as an Independent Junior member, shall qualify for membership as a Family Junior. Member may only play during such hours designated by the Badminton or Squash Directors.
Independent Junior: A person who qualifies as a junior who is under 19 according to Badminton BC or Squash BC at the beginning of a membership year shall qualify as an Independent Junior. Member may only play during such hours designated by the Badminton or Squash Directors.
Daytime Only: Daytime membership is being offered for Squash or Badminton. Play limited to the hours of 6:30 am to 3:00 pm on weekdays — Monday to Friday.
Early Bird: Early Bird membership is being offered for Squash or Badminton. Play limited to the hours of 6:30 am to 9:00 am on weekdays — Monday to Friday.
Squash Doubles Only: Gives you access to the Doubles Squash court from Monday to Sunday 6:30 am to 10:30 pm, also access to the fitness area every day of the year. The membership is for squash players who wish to play doubles only squash.
Fitness Only: Allows use of fitness facilities. Fitness Only members have no access to the Squash or Badminton courts. The Fitness Area is open from Monday to Sunday 6:30 am to 10:30 pm.
Social (Not available currently): Social memberships are only available to those persons who are members in good standing at the end of a particular season. There are no playing privileges for Social members. Guest fee must be paid for Social members to use the facilities. If there is a waiting list, a Social member may not become a playing member in mid-season but will have priority over the people on the waiting list for the following year. Dues are non-refundable and cannot be applied towards membership dues.
Out-of-town (Not available currently): Out-of-town members are entitled to play a maximum of 12 times in one year. To be eligible, a person must reside beyond an 80 kilometre radius around the club. Out-of-town members must sign the guest book and indicate their Out-of-Town status (no guest fee is required). Dues are not refundable. If there is a waiting list, an out-of-town member may not become a full member in mid season, but he/she will have priority over the people on the waiting list for the following year.
Door Key (FOB): FOB will be issued upon receipt of deposit. Access to the building is by booking or appointment only.