Western Canadian Doubles Championships Recap

Last week the region’s doubles players took to the courts to compete in the Western Canadian Doubles Championships. From November 23-28, 2021, 54 teams competed in Men’s, Women’s, Mixed, and Masters categories at a variety of levels. Evergreen Squash Club hosted the event with support from the Vancouver Racquets Club, Hollyburn Country Club, and the Vancouver Lawn Tennis & Badminton Club.

Squash BC thanks Tournament Directors Cathy Covernton and Thomas Brinkman, as well as their volunteer support team, for putting forth such a strong iteration of the event on its return from the offseason. The event was sponsored by R&B Brewing and Promosapien.


Read on for the score from each division’s final round:

Men’s Doubles – Open Division: Viktor Berg/Sebastian Rodriguez Rayo def. Thomas Brinkman/Alex Garceau 3-1

Men’s Doubles – Division 1: Eric Fought/David Bauman def. Snehal Lakhani/Donna Pakulak 3-0

Men’s Doubles – Division 2: Bob Bogue/Andrew Ripley def. Ian Bingstead/Kevin McElgunn 3-0

Women’s Doubles – Open Division: Melissa Troll/Cathy Covernton def. Natasha Doucas/Rachel Au 3-1

Women’s Doubles – Division 1: Stacy Hall/Lauren Price def. Ana Laureano/Andrea Guerrero 3-0

Mixed Doubles  – Open: Lisa Norlander/Matthew Balfour def. Rachel Au/Hamid Khosrow Kiani 3-1

Mixed Doubles – Division 1: Karen Levine/Rayaan Kurji def. Michael Birch/Monica Szpak 3-1

Masters 50+ Doubles: Daren Adams/Paul Zander def. Bruce Pope/Rob Ockeloen 3-0

Masters 60+ Doubles: Derrick Cameron/Rick Ng def. Brian Covernton/Glen McNeil 3-0


To view a full list of draws and results, visit the event’s Club Locker Profile: Western Canadian Doubles Championships