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.

U13/15 Five Nations

The U13/15 Five Nations took place in Edinburgh this weekend with Scotland was represented by Alasdair Prott, Chris Murphy, Fraser McCann, Jack Orr, Georgia Adderley, Maddie Orr and Katie Gregson-Macleod in the U15 event and Craig Thomson, Finlay…

Sterling Trucks Scottish Senior Nationals Finale

The 2015 Sterling Trucks Scottish Senior Nationals brought in a new era when Claire Gadsby along with her cohort of fellow junior players overcame their older and more experienced top seeds to finish at the top of the order in the Women's…

Sterling Trucks Scottish Senior Nationals - Day 2

Day 2 of the Sterling Trucks Scottish Senior Closed Championships brought all of the tough competition that was predicted. Chris Leiper and Graham Melvin started the day with a fierce battle that ended in a Melvin win - 15/13 in the fifth; Claire…

Sterling Trucks Scottish National Championships Preview

  With a new sponsor on board, the 2015 Sterling Trucks Scottish National Championships is set to be one of the strongest in many years as Scotland's best players vie for the title. Five-time Women's Champion, Senga Macfie is…

2015 International Youth Series

Welsh Squash played host to the 2015 International Youth Series held at the Saints Squash Club in Prestatyn, North Wales over 27 February to 1 March. National Coach, Roger Flynn, and Assistant National Coach, Stuart Crawford, drove a squad…
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French Junior Open

Nine Scottish players attended the French Junior Open in Lille over the weekend of 19-22 Feb. Having experienced some recent success at the Irish Junior Open in November and Scottish Junior Open in January, the French event was expected to…
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Scottish Junior Open

The 69th edition of the Scottish Junior Open concluded this past weekend with 3 Scottish players picking up titles and a further 5 finishing as runner-up. Rory Stewart and Elspeth Young led the way in the Boys and Girls U19 events, with Rory…
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Scottish Junior Open Preview

Live Streaming, Draws and Results Scottish players are seeded to claim three titles at the Scottish Junior Open, which would equal their record haul at the Irish Junior Open in November. A further 6 players have been seeded 2nd giving high…

Lobban wins fifth PSA title

Greg Lobban won his fifth PSA Tour title, claiming the Nick Matthew Academy Steel City Open in Sheffield. Greg came into the event as the top seed and looking to continue his fine run of form in recent events. After a straight-forward first…
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Irish Junior Open - Three titles and more...

Scottish players returned from the Irish Junior Open in Dublin with 3 titles and 8 podium finishes this past weekend. Elspeth Young (GU19), Richard Hollins (BU17) and Georgia Adderley (GU15) were the winners, ensuring the Scottish squad claimed…

2015 Commonwealth Youth Games Squash Selection Policy Announced

The Team Scotland Squash selection policy for the Commonwealth Youth Games, to be held in Samoa in September 2015, has been announced. The first of the nine featured sports to have its policy approved and published by Team Scotland, the Commonwealth…
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Clyne Gets Value for Money

After his excellent display in the recent US Open where he defeated ex-World No.9, Adrian Grant, in the first round and then went down fighting against World No.1 (at the time), Greg Gaultier, Scotland's No.1, Alan Clyne, has continued…

Lobban Takes Indian Summer Title

Scottish No.2, Greg Lobban, won his fourth PSA World Tour title on the weekend when he took out the Indian Summer Securian Open in St Paul, Minnesota, USA. After defeating World No.47, Campbell Grayson in the qualifying final of the US…

Scottish Success - Danish Junior Open

The first weekend in October saw a contingent of Scottish players make the trip to Copenhagen for the 2014 Danish Junior Open. A squad of 12 players travelled to the event accompanied by SSRL Academy coaches Martin Woods and Claire Gray, while…
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The End Game - Stuart Crawford

It’s now 2 months since the Commonwealth Games came to an end and, with the recent launch of the new Scottish Squash website, I thought it would be appropriate to document some of my experiences of Glasgow 2014. Much has been said about…