Lagos, Nigeria – NARP50PLUS, the Nigerian Association of Retired People in partnership with the Ikoyi Club Squash section, is proud to announce the launch of the first-ever Veteran and Super Veteran Squash Tournament. Taking place at the prestigious Ikoyi Club 1938 from December 11th to 15th, 2023, this exciting event promises to showcase the skills and passion of squash enthusiasts aged 50 and above.

NARP50PLUS is a non-governmental organization dedicated to empowering individuals aged 50 and over by facilitating their active participation in socio-economic activities. Through initiatives like this tournament, NARP50PLUS strives to create a platform for active living and foster a sense of community among its members.

The Veteran Squash Tournament is a celebration of the sport and a tribute to its experienced players. With a focus on inclusivity and friendly competition, the tournament welcomes participants of various skill levels in the 50 and above age range. The event aims to not only highlight the talent and dedication of veteran players but also promote camaraderie and a strong sense of belonging within the squash community.

“We are excited to host the Veteran Squash Tournament and provide a stage for our veteran squash enthusiasts to showcase their skills,” said Bunmi Sodade, Executive Trustee of NARP50PLUS. “We believe that active aging is crucial for maintaining physical and mental well-being, fostering social connections, and challenging ageism. This tournament not only celebrates the sport of squash but also honors the dedication and passion of our veteran players who continue to inspire us all.”

In addition to the thrilling matches, the tournament will also feature a range of social events and activities throughout the week. Participants and spectators alike will have the opportunity to network, forge lasting relationships, and immerse themselves in the vibrant atmosphere of the sport.

The success of the Veteran Squash Tournament is made possible through the generous support of Multipro Consumer Products Limited (Indomie noodles), Alaro City, Radix Asset Management Company Limited, and Salam Life Insurance Nigeria Limited, Ikoyi Club Squash Section Executive and Coaches. Their commitment to the well-being of the older community has been instrumental in ensuring the success of this event.

With both veteran players aged 50-60 and super veteran players aged 61-70 competing in both male and female categories, anticipation is high for a period of exhilarating competition and meaningful social interaction. The organizing team is working tirelessly to make this tournament a truly memorable experience for all involved.

For more information about NARP50PLUS and the Veteran Squash Tournament, please visit or contact us on 09020000038 or 07056431931.

The Nigerian Association of Retired People (NARP50PLUS) is a non-governmental, non-partisan advocacy association committed to enhancing the experience of individuals aged 50 and over. By organizing programs and initiatives, NARP50PLUS aims to promote active living, foster social connections, and challenge ageism, ultimately enabling older individuals to lead fulfilling and meaningful lives while contributing to society as a whole.

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