Tomi Falase, Chairman, Lagos State Squash Association, on Sunday said that the association’s focus would be mainly on grassroots development of the sport this year.
Falase said in Lagos that the development of squash at the professional level was hinged on its growth at the grassroots. He said that the grassroots development of the game was aimed at its long-term goal.
“Our focus is to ensure that we as a body do our utmost best to ensure that we have a sustainable grassroots developmental programme that will ensure that we catch them young.
“It is important that we focus on that cadre at the moment so that we do not suffer a drought of top class players in years to come.
“We want to ensure continuity and a seamless transition of players from one level to another,’’ the chairman said. Read more