About the JC Lindsay Scottish Squash Junior Open

The 2017 JC Lindsay Scottish Junior Open will take place in from 28th-30th December 2017.

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

First Match Times

A copy of the first match times for the competition can be downloaded here.


The age categories will be split across the below venues. Please note that all finals and 3rd/4th play-off matches on Saturday 30th December will be played at Edinburgh Sports Club. Further information on this will be available closer to the time.

  • Edinburgh Sports Club – Boys under 15 | Girls under 15 | Boys under 19 | Girls under 19
  • The Grange Club – Boys under 11 | Girls under 11 | Boys under 13 | Girls under 13 | Boys under 17 | Girls under 17

Please note that both venues will close early on 24th December and will be completely closed on the 26th December.

Catering will be available at both clubs throughout the competition. Players who have purchased a package will be issued with lunch vouchers to be used at the venue that they are competing at.

Please note that catering at The Grange Club will be available from 11:30-14:30 on Thursday 28th & Friday 29th December. Times for Saturday 30th December will be confirmed.

Catering will be available throughout the day at Edinburgh Sports Club.

Practice Courts

Practice courts are available to book, free of charge, at both venues on Thursday 27th December from 13:00-17:00 (last booking 16:30-17:00).

Players wishing to book practice courts outwith this time should contact the venues direct and appropriate payment will need to be made.

Event Contacts

Tournament Director:

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

Entry Coordination:

Ross Cairns: ross.cairns@scottishsquash.org | 0131 451 8525

Hotel Main Contact:

Garry McKay: garry.mckay@scottishsquash.org | 0131 451 8525

Transport Main Contact:

David Fallon: david.fallon@scottishsquash.org


The competition hotel this year is the Holiday Inn, 132 Corstorphine Road, Edinburgh.

The hotel is situated beside the City Zoo and has very easy access to the City Centre and to Edinburgh Airport.

Accommodation will be booked as part of the tournament package for the tournament days as is custom and practice.

All bookings and payments must be made through Scottish Squash before Friday 17th November 2017. Rooms and prices cannot be guaranteed after the Friday 17th November 2017.

Information Leaflet

The information leaflet for the JC Lindsay Scottish Junior Open 2017 can be downloaded here.

Joma/Total Teamwear Scotland 

Our partners, Joma & Total Teamwear Scotland will be present at Edinburgh Sports Club on Thursday 28th December during the JC Lindsay Scottish Junior Open. They will be available to speak with players, clubs and regions around any support they may require.

A copy of the Joma e-catalogue can be downloaded here.

Got a question?

For more information contact info@scottishsquash.org

British Junior Open

The British Junior Open takes place directly after the Scottish Junior Open and will take place in Birmingham, England from 3-7th January 2018. Scottish Squash are delighted to announce they are working in partnership with England Squash to support players who wish to remain in the United Kingdom and compete in both events.

To make this possible England Squash are offering accommodation packages and these can be extended to cover accommodation over New Year. Full details on these offers can be found here.

All other information on the British Junior Open can be found on their website by clicking here.