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Latest News Update – April 2021

Our latest Newsletter looks back at last month's 'design a mascot competition,' the PSA World Tour's return and our seven-day International Women's Day tribute. We hear about Georgia Adderley's life-affirming lockdown and there's news…
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Kids encouraged to ‘get creative’ as Mascot competition deadline approaches!

Director of Squash Paul Bell is encouraging youngers to get creative off-court as they await a return to action. Scottish Squash are looking for kids (under-18) to design a brand new mascot, with the winning drawing set to inspire the Governing…
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Bouncing Back – Competitive squash makes welcome return to Scotland

Edinburgh Sports Club (ESC) played host to the very first BounceBack event last weekend as competitive squash made a welcome return to Scotland. BounceBack was launched earlier this month as a new competition structure, giving clubs an opportunity…
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Prepare for a return to squash

As squash players across Scotland eagerly anticipate a return to court in the near future, it's imperative players at all levels are fully prepared. After many frustrating months off court the last thing you want to do is get injured on…
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Coronavirus (COVID-19) – guidelines

Following the current guidance from UK Government, Scottish Squash Platinum competitions currently scheduled will be going ahead as planned. However due to the fast-changing nature of this issue please be aware that this could change and…
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2020 Scottish Junior National Championships – Boys’ Round-Up

Bridge of Allan's Kyle Penman produced some brilliant squash in Aberdeen last weekend to secure a rare double at the 2020 Scottish Junior National Championships. The 14-year-old won all eight of his matches to secure gold in the BU15 and…
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2020 Scottish Junior National Championships – Girls’ Round-Up

Lucy Murchie secured her first ever under-19 Scottish Junior National title on Sunday after a thrilling comeback win over Beth Moglia at Aberdeen Squash & Racketball Club. The 16-year-old came into this year's tournament full of confidence…
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H//T SQUASH set for 2020 launch

Scottish Squash is gearing up for the launch of its ground breaking new programme H//T SQUASH, in association with Scottish Women in Sport (SWiS). The aim of H//T SQUASH is to reach a brand new audience of women and girls across Scotland…
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Fitting finale closes decade at JC Lindsay Scottish Junior Open

Once again finals day at the JC Lindsay Scottish Junior Open provided some tense and exciting matches with medals up for grabs in ten age group categories. It seemed fitting that the most decorated Scottish junior player of the past ten…
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Squash stars wow Going for Gold juniors

Scottish squash stars Greg Lobban and Rory Stewart were on hand to help coach junior players at Hamilton Squash Club earlier this month. The pair had a hit with youngsters ahead of Alba Storm's victory over Newcastle in their Karakal Premier…
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Scots impress at 2019 British Junior Championships

Scotland matched their record entry of 32 players who were competing last week at the 2019 Dunlop British Junior Championships (BJC). The four-day event, now established as one of the largest junior events in the calendar, saw 450 British…
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Latest News Round-Up

It's been a busy start to the 2018/19 season with plenty going on off and on court which is reflected in our latest newsletter. On court there has been some tremendous success with our juniors picking up titles around Europe and Greg Lobban…
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JC Lindsay to sponsor Scottish Junior Open for a fourth consecutive year

Scottish Squash are delighted to announce that JC Lindsay will again be headline sponsor for this year's Scottish Junior Open. It will be the Edinburgh firm's fourth year sponsoring Scotland's premier junior event which will take place in…
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Hamilton Squash Club kick-off landmark Going for Gold Programme

Hamilton Squash Club is the first member club to participate in Scottish Squash's landmark Going for Gold initiative, supported by housebuilders, Springfield Properties. The South Lanarkshire club were successful in a recent application process…
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Latest News Round-Up

In our latest newsletter and with the 2018/19 season at an end we caught up with Scottish Squash Performance Coach Kylie Lindsay who came on board last year. Away from the courts, former Scottish Squash President Jim Hay has been appointed…