About the JC Lindsay Scottish Junior Open

The 2019 JC Lindsay Scottish Junior Open will take place in from 28th-30th December 2019.

Scottish Squash looks forward to welcoming the best young players from around the world to our premier youth event.

Travel Information – Scotland Train Service

We have been made aware that Network Rail are carrying out vital engineering work near Edinburgh Haymarket train station between Friday 27th – Sunday 29th December 2019. This means services on several routes to and from Edinburgh will start and terminate before reaching the capital city.

If you are planning to travel to the Edinburgh area on these dates, please consider making alternative arrangements, particularly on Saturday 28th December. We strongly recommend familiarising yourself with Scot Rail/Network Rail’s further information on the planned engineering work.

Full information and details can be found here – https://www.scotrail.co.uk/christmas

Event Booklet

A copy of the 2019 JC Lindsay Scottish Junior Open event booklet can be downloaded here. We would encourage all competitors to familiarise themselves with the information.

First Match Times

First match times for the 2019 JC Lindsay Scottish Junior Open have now been publsihed. A copy of first match times can be downloaded here.

Event Merchandise 

iPROSPORTS will be on-site offering official event merchandise for the duration of the competition. Check out whats going to be available now or even pre-order today.

Official Event Merchandise Online Store

28th December – Oriam

29th & 30th December – Edinburgh Sports Club


Edinburgh Sports Club and Oriam are the hosts of the 2019 JC Lindsay Scottish Junior Open. Below you can see which age groups will compete at each venue.

All age group 3/4th play-off matches and finals will be played from Edinburgh Sports Club on Monday 30th December.

Edinburgh Sports Club

Boys Under 11

Girls Under 15 & Boys Under 15

Girls Under 19 & Boys Under 19

Oriam: Scotland’s Sports Performance Centre (at Heriot-Watt University)

Girls Under 11

Girls Under 13 & Boys Under 13

Girls Under 17 & Boys Under 17

Practice Courts

Practice courts for competitors are available free of charge from 11:00 – 18:00 (last booking 17:30-18:00) on Friday 27th December at both Edinburgh Sports Club and Oriam.

Practice courts can be booked by e-mailing info@scottishsquash.org

The court booking availability can be found here. Please check availability of specific times before e-mailing.

Any players wishing to book courts out with the times offered above should contact the venues direct to enquire. Please note that any guests fees/court booking fees for courts out with Friday 27th December (11:00-18:00) will need to be covered by players.

Edinburgh Sports Club: £10 per 40 minutes

Please note Edinburgh Sports Club & Oriam’s closures and reduced opening hours over the Christmas period:

Edinburgh Sports Club

24th December (Christmas eve) – close at 19:00

25th December (Christmas day) – closed

26th December (Boxing day) – closed


24th December (Christmas eve) – 08:00 – 16:00

25th December (Christmas day) – closed

26th December (Boxing day) – closed

Event Contacts

Tournament Director:

Allan McKay: allan.mckay@scottishsquash.org | 07483 908 890


Courtyard by Marriot Edinburgh West. 2 Research Avenue, Edinburgh, EH14 4AB

+44 (0)131 526 3210


Please note, the competition hotel is onsite at Heriot-Watt University and only a two minute walk from Oriam.

Got a question?

For more information contact info@scottishsquash.org