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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…

Q&A with David Fallon as he heads for pastures new

This week our Head of Development David Fallon has been reflecting on his seven-year affiliation with Scottish Squash before he heads for pastures new at the end of the month. David spoke of his 'really enjoyable journey' in the sport, which…
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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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David Pearson appointed Assistant Doubles Coach

Scottish Squash are delighted to confirm the appointment of former England National Coach David Pearson as Assistant Doubles coach. Pearson will work closely with Director of Squash Paul Bell and his coaching team in the build-up to next…
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We Go Again – Greg prepped for Cairo as Scots trio return to action

Greg Lobban will return to familiar surroundings later this month when the PSA World Tour resumes in Cairo, Egypt. Scotland's number one male squash player is competing at the 2021 CIB Black Ball Squash Open, which takes place from March…
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Preparations underway for 2021 Springfield Scottish Squash Open

Preparations for the 2021 Springfield Scottish Squash Open, being held in the Highlands later this year, are well underway. Scotland's flagship professional squash tournament is taking place at Inverness Tennis and Squash Club, with the club…
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Christianity helps Georgia through life-affirming lockdown

Professional squash player Georgia Adderley has opened up about her life-affirming time over lockdown and how Christianity helped her mature and remain positive during the pandemic. In a revealing and honest interview, the 20-year-old Scot…

Latest News Update

The first Newsletter of 2021 has great news regarding squash coach and player Jenny McArtney from Angus who has been recognised in the New Year’s Honours list. Lisa Aitken has been keeping busy away from court, swapping racket for mic,…
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Challenger Chats: Squash ace Lisa swaps racket for mic

Scotland's top female squash player Lisa Aitken has gone behind the mic as part of the PSA's new online feature, Challenger Chats. Normally on the other side of the microphone, Lisa's now turned her hand to presenting as she waits for a return…
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Jenny McArtney BEM ‘humbled’ after receiving New Year’s honours award

Monifeith squash coach and player Jenny McArtney says she was 'humbled’ and ‘shocked' after being recognised in the 2021 New Year's Honours list. The Scottish Masters internationalist was awarded the British Empire Medal (BEM) by the…

New Year message from CEO Maggie Still & President Mark Adderley

First of all we would like to say a huge ‘thank-you’ to member clubs, coaches and players who have been in touch to support each other and Scottish Squash during the past year. There is no doubt 2020 was an incredibly difficult year for…
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The Road to Birmingham – Doubles camp kicks-off Commonwealth Games preparations

The journey to Birmingham 2022 is underway for Scotland's top squash players who gathered for a bio-secure training camp before Christmas. Established PSA Tour stars including Greg Lobban, Alan Clyne and Lisa Aitken were joined by the rest…
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2022 Commonwealth Games selection criteria for squash confirmed

Commonwealth Games Scotland (CGS) in conjunction with Scottish Squash has confirmed the specific selection standards required for nomination to Team Scotland for the 2022 Commonwealth Games. These are in addition to the criteria laid down…
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Job vacancy – Assistant Doubles Coach

Job Title: Assistant Doubles Coach. The Role. The Assistant Doubles coach is a new and pivotal position for Scottish Squash as we prepare for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. The role has been created to support the Director…
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December Competitions Update – a positive look forward to 2021

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic Scottish Squash unfortunately had to suspend the national competitions pathway at all levels in September this year, through until January 1st, 2021 at the earliest. We recognise this has been a major…