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2024-25 Competitions Calendar Updated with Key Venues Confirmed

Scottish Squash are pleased to share further information on the 2024-25 season, with key venues confirmed for national championships in the coming season of squash and racketball. Scottish Racketball National Championships (organised by RASTA)…

Racketball resurgence gathers pace across Scotland

As a new wave of racket sports grow in popularity in Scotland, racketball is experiencing a resurgence across the country. Played with a larger, bouncier ball, it provides a great all-round workout for players of all levels of ability. A…
An image of George Tierney standing on a squash court during a prize giving.

Obituary: George Tierney

It is with great sadness that we have learned of the passing of George Tierney, who passed away on Sunday 30th June, 2024. George will be greatly missed by all who knew him, and we offer deepest condolences to his family and friends. The…
An image of David Taylor standing on a squash court promoting a junior coaching initiative at Forres Squash Club.

Obituary: David Taylor

It is with great sadness that we have learned of the passing of David Taylor. David died in the morning of Tuesday 2nd July 2024 after a final battle with cancer. David, known locally as Davie, has been one of the most prominent individuals…
An advert for 2 vacancies at Scottish Squash - a full time Membership Engagement Officer and a part time Club Development Officer (Women & Girls). Both vacancies close on Sunday 18th August

Job Vacancies – Membership Engagement Officer & Club Development Officer (Women & Girls)

Membership Engagement Officer – Full-time Club Development Officer - Part-time (22.5hrs per week) Two exciting opportunities to join the team at Scottish Squash are available. We’re looking for the right individuals to join us as Membership…
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Huge fundraising effort supports young Scots’ trip to World Championships

Scotland’s squash community has rallied once again to send some of the country’s most promising youngsters to the World Junior Championship this summer. The young Scots will compete at the event in Houston, Texas, following a bumper fundraising…
WISPS Team Event Aberdeen
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Thriving WISPS Community Sees Players Rise to Challenge of National Representation

With another bumper season of squash almost over, the WISPS (Women In Scotland Playing Squash) community has gone from strength to strength in its second full season. With regular tournaments throughout Scotland overseen by Edinburgh-based squash…

Lisa Aitken reflects on life as an LGBT athlete for Pride Month

As one of Scotland’s great squash players, Lisa Aitken has fought back from injury and adversity over the years. She is an inspirational figure to women and girls, and a shining light of excellence for all members of Scotland’s squash…
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JC Lindsay Scottish Junior Open to Return for 2024

Scottish Squash are delighted to confirm the Scottish Junior Open will return for 2024 with key sponsor JC Lindsay partnering with Scottish Squash for an eighth time in the history of the prestigious tournament. Building on the success of…

Squash in Scotland membership update

Following four years without an increase in affiliation fees, Squash in Scotland membership fees will increase for membership year 2024-25.  Individual “Player” membership will now cost £17 for a full year’s subscription.  This…
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Annual awards 2024 nominations now open

Nominations for the Scottish Squash Annual Awards 2024 are now open. The awards provide an opportunity to celebrate squash excellence and recognise the hard work of players, officials, clubs and coaches across the country over the last year. The…

Scottish Squash teams up with Squash Levels to provide new opportunities for players

Scottish Squash is delighted to announce a partnership with Squash Levels, to provide new ways for players to connect, compete and improve. The collaboration will allow squash players in Scotland to find their place in SquashLevels global…

Scottish National League set to reach thrilling conclusion at Oriam

The Scottish National League is set to reach its thrilling conclusion at Oriam this Saturday, with it all still to play for in the men’s and women’s leagues. It is set to be a battle of the Edinburgh clubs, with Edinburgh Sports Club…

New faces as squads confirmed for European Teams Championship

The Scotland squads to compete at the European Teams Championship in Zurich next month have been confirmed. Following promotion from Division 2, Scotland’s women will compete against Europe’s top nations, while the men will aim to secure…

Heriot-Watt history makers set for first ever BUCS finals

Heriot-Watt’s men's squash stars will make history tomorrow as the first sports team in the university’s history to appear in the British University and College Sports (BUCS) Championship Finals. The squad will head down to Loughborough…