Racquet Sports

Whether you're looking for a leisurely game or some intense competition, you'll find facilities for squash, racquetball, handball and more at three of New York Health & Racquet Club’s locations:

NYHRC also runs leagues for competitors and our Squash/Racquetball Pro maintains a list of racquetball player members and non-members who regularly receive emails related to events, outings and individuals who are looking for matches at certain days and times. Contact racquet@nyhrc.com.

NYHRC organizes the following for its members:

Squash

Round robin days (courts are free for members to find pick-up games):

  • Whitehall Street: Every Monday from 5:30pm until close.
  • 50th Street: Every Tuesday during lunch from Noon until 2pm
  • Every Saturday from 3:00pm to 5:30pm

League matches (within the club):

  • Just before the spring and starting in the fall. Leagues levels range from Novice to Expert or Novice to 5.0 level squash.

League matches (competing with other squash clubs in New York City):

  • NYHRC is a member of the MSRA (Metropolitan Squash Racquets Association). The season starts in November and ends around March/April.

Tournaments:

  • NYHRC hosts in-house tournaments for club members and non-members. These tournaments run periodically throughout the year, usually in the beginning of fall and at the end of winter.

Racquetball

Round robin days:

  • Mondays and Wednesdays: 12:00pm to 1:30pm
  • Fridays: 6:00pm to 10:30pm.

League matches (within the club):

  • Just before the spring and starting in the fall. Leagues range from Novice to Expert, or Novice to open-level racquetball.

Tournaments:

  • NYHRC hosts tournaments within for club members and non-members. These tournaments run periodically throughout the year, usually in the beginning of fall and at the end of winter

Wallyball

  • Wallyball is played every Thursday from 6:00pm until closing at the Whitehall Street location. Either racquetball court at the Whitehall Street location can be booked to play Wallyball.