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.

World Championship silver a career highlight for Scot Ian Ross

Grange squash veteran Ian Ross says claiming silver at the 2018 WSF World Masters Championships is the highlight of his long career. The Scot produced some of his best squash last week at the impressive McArthur Squash Centre in Charlottesville,…

July 2018 Scottish Squash News Round-Up

It's summer and despite most players being in the midst of pre-season training, there's a lot going on in the world of Scottish Squash. Last week we announced the comeback of the Scottish Open, set for April 2019, after an agreement was reached…
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Springfield Scottish Squash Open confirmed for 2019

The Scottish Open is making a comeback following an 18-year hiatus thanks to backing from one of the country’s leading housebuilders, Springfield Properties. The builder of private and affordable homes has partnered with Scottish Squash,…

Competition Structure Survey - Feedback

Scottish Squash launched a new competition structure at the start of the 2017/18 season for the junior and senior circuits. Changes were also made to the masters circuit in consultation with a working group which was set up during the consultation…

Greg Lobban looking to mix things up on next step of career ladder

With pre-season well underway and the new campaign on the horizon, Greg Lobban is looking to mix things up in the next stage of his career. Since returning to the PSA World Tour last summer following a spell on the sidelines with a hamstring…

Vacancy - Scottish Squash President

Scottish Squash is currently recruiting for the position of President. The company is seeking nominations for a new President based on the attached job specification.  We seek nominations from the Squash community and also from out with the…

England Squash Level 3 Coaching Qualification

Scottish Squash are continuing to develop their coach education pathway and the focus for the 2018/19 season will continue to be around level 1 and level 2 courses and continues professional development sessions for coaches. Scotland launched…

Scottish Masters Selection Criteria - vote now

Scottish Squash have been reviewing selection criteria at all levels (junior/senior/masters) to ensure they are fit for purpose. Feedback has also been gained through the Masters survey which was carried out in May and feedback received suggests…

Scottish National Championships 2018

Following the postponement of the 2018 Scottish National Championships in March due to adverse weather, the event has been scheduled to kick off the 2018/19 season. The event is now scheduled to take place from Friday 24th - Sunday 26th August…

Kevin Moran set for whistle-stop tour of Scotland for charity Lisa’s Gift

Kevin Moran has competed in two Commonwealth Games but this weekend will present an altogether different challenge as he embarks on an ambitious squash tour of Scotland for charity Lisa's Gift. This year marks ten years since his sister Lisa…

2018/19 Competition & Events Calendar Update

Scottish Squash can confirm that the 2018/19 Competition and Events calendar has now been released following the period of sanctioning requests for Platinum and Gold level competitions. The calendar for the season can be found here. The calendar…

Past pain helps Lisa Aitken land third PSA World Tour title

Lisa Aitken says the pain of failing to win her last PSA World Tour event on home soil helped secure victory at the inaugural $5k Karakal Bangor Classic on Sunday. The 28-year-old admits she didn't deal with the expectation of being number…
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Edinburgh Sports Club secure Men's National League title

Edinburgh Sports Club (ESC) retained the Men's National League title last night (Wednesday) on home turf, defeating The Grange Squash Club in the final. ESC took the tie 3-0 but were made to work hard by their local rivals in front of a healthy…
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Lisa Aitken shifts focus to PSA Tour after memorable few months with Scotland

Lisa Aitken returns to the PSA tour next week as motivated as ever following a memorable few months representing Scotland at Gold Coast 2018 and the European Team Championships. The 28-year-old says competing for Team Scotland at the Commonwealth…