This section provides material related to the SSRL Performance Programme including news, general information about the various systems, representative results and reports, rankings and performance related articles.

Clyne Retains Edinburgh Open Title

The men’s final was between the two ¾ seeds, the Scottish and Welsh number ones, in their first singles meeting. Wales’ Joel Makin looked in ominous control in the first game, taking it 11/6 with Alan Clyne still to find his game. But…

The Edinburgh Sports Club Open

The Edinburgh Sports Club Open and Graded Championships 26th – 29th Jan 2017 The Edinburgh Sports Club Open 2017 is the biggest tournament on the BSPA calendar and the biggest annual squash event in Scotland. The Men’s draw is headed…

Rory Stewart beats top seed on way to British Under-23 squash title

Edinburgh-based squash player Rory Stewart claimed the biggest title of his career after winning the British Under-23 Open at Roehampton. The 20-year-old stunned English top seed Joe Green in four games in Saturday night’s semi-finals and…

Kempsell bows out in last four in Nimes

Douglas Kempsell has already turned his attention to this month’s Edinburgh Sports Club Open after missing out on a hat-trick of PSA titles when his ten-match unbeaten run came to an end in the semi-finals of the Open du Gard in Nimes, southern…

NORDIC JUNIOR OPEN 2016

On Thursday 6th October the Scottish squad flew to Malmo, Sweden to compete in the Nordic Junior Open, one of the biggest European junior tournaments on the circuit. BU13 – Finlay Martin, Huzaifah Ali, Ben Barron BU15 – Jon Meehan, Ruadhri…
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CPD in full swing as Performance Programme opens its doors to coaches

Recently, Jason Broadberry, Coach at David Lloyd West End (Glasgow), took up Scottish Squash's offer to work alongside the Performance Team and take part in some continued professional development (CPD). Having enjoyed the process and benefited…

Danish Junior Open 2016 - Blog

Scotland have 11 entrants competing in the Danish Junior Open this weekend! GU13 - Jemma Young [3/4] GU15 - Beth Moglia [2] BU13 - Findlay Mcdougall [5/8], Huzaifah Ali [9/12] BU15 - John Meehan [3/4], Ruadhri Mcdougall [9/12] & Sandy…

Tayside & Fife Masters - Report

MO70 - Report Great entry, 6 players made up of the Home International Team and plus new young whipper snapper Roy Gordon. Players were split into two groups playing round robin. Bernard winning box 1 and Roy 'I'm coming to get you' winning…

Women's Squash Week 2016 September 16th - September 25th

Join women around Scotland for the fifth annual Women’s Squash Week. Use this experience as a time to promote the game of squash and get to know other women squash players in your surrounding area. Beginners– also use this as a time to learn…

Alan Clyne & Greg Lobban World Doubles Champions!!

Alan Clyne and Greg Lobban overcame the Australian challenge of David Palmer and Zac Alexander to win the World Doubles Squash Gold Medal. The first match was closely contested with both teams displaying excellent squash. Palmer was forced to…

World International Doubles 2016

Clyne & Lobban didn't have it all their own way against Kempsell & Moran, especially with some incredibly fluid attacking play from Kev in the 2nd game, though it was the No.2 seeds that came through 2-1, 11-7 in the 3rd. Next round…

Clyne & Lobban seeded for Darwin

2014 Commonwealth Games stars Alan Clyne & Greg Lobban, the local pair who thrilled the crowds by making the bronze medal play-off in Glasgow, lead the Scottish bid for success where they are second seeds in the Men’s Doubles. The…
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Dutch Junior Open 2016

DUTCH JUNIOR OPEN 2016 Scotland had a good turn out at the Dutch Junior Open this year, with five entries. The event was in Rotterdam, played at two separate venues, so it was not always possible to support each player in their matches, but…

HWU Junior Academy & National Talent Squads Announced

HWU Junior Academy & National Talent Squads Announced Scottish Squash & Racketball are pleased to announce the Heriot Watt University Junior Academy squad and National Talent squad for the coming season have been confirmed. These squads…

Clyne/Lobban and Kempsell/Moran selected to represent Scotland at the World Doubles Squash Championships

The Scottish Doubles Selection event took place at Scotstoun Leisure Centre yesterday to determine the pairings that will be selected to represent Scotland at the World Doubles Championships in Darwin, Australia. Six teams entered which were…