Entries by Scottish Squash

TRAC NOS Open – Semi-Finals Decided!

Quarter Finals: The semi-finalists were decided today at the TRAC North of Scotland Open Championships with some high class squash on show. The first match of the day had No 1 seed Richie Fallows against Malaysian qualifier Addeen Idrakie. The ridiculous speed and retrieval of Idrakie caused problems for Fallows, but in the end Fallows …read more →

TRAC NOS – Round 1

Round 1: The first round of the main draw of the TRAC North of Scotland Championships got under way today, with some superb squash on display for the spectators to see. Number one seed Richie Fallows managed to srape through against the ultra-attacking Mike Harris, but not before he had a scare. Harris caught him …read more →

TRAC NOS – Qualifying Finals

It was the qualifying finals today at the TRAC North of Scotland Championships, where four places were up for grabs in the main draw of the competition. In the first match of the day the crowds were in for a treat as the attacking Mike Harris took on the No 1 seeded qualifier Asim Khan. …read more →

Trac NOS Open – Day 1 Round Up

Qualifying Round 1: Day 1 from qualifying of the TRAC North of Scotland Championships treated the local crowd to some excellent squash. There were four Scottish players in qualifying. First match of the day saw home favourite Mike Black take on the No 1 qualifier from Pakistan Asim Khan. Mike was unlucky not to get …read more →

The Healthiest Sport in the World (as rated by Forbes) Just Got a Whole Lot Better…

According to a survey by Forbes Magazine, squash was rated top of the leader board for healthiest sports in the WORLD. Forbes consulted with personal trainers, coaches and exercise physiologists, 10 sports were listed as being the ‘healthiest’ in terms of cardiorespiratory endurance, muscular strength, muscular endurance, flexibility, calories burned in 30 minutes, injury risk. …read more →

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Junior Selections Announced

We are delighted to announce players have been selected to represent Scotland at the upcoming international events. Your team coach will be in touch with all of the event and travel details as well as details of a pre-event training squad. Congratulations on your selection and I hope you enjoy the experience of representing your country. …read more →

National Coach – February Blog

February has been a packed month with too much going on to even mention but I would like to use this blog to reinforce my message relating to match play last month. The big event of the month involved taking 13 of the senior players to the British National Championships.  I was really pleased with …read more →

Team Scotland Series at the Treble

Scottish sports fans are spoilt for choice this weekend as the Team Scotland Series continues with an exciting trio of Scottish Championship events. Building on successful events for judo and athletics in January, Team Scotland’s Glasgow 2014 stars in gymnastics, table tennis and squash go head to head with their domestic rivals in a bid …read more →