Squash Marathon Record Achieved - World's Longest Squash Rally

New World Record achieved on Saturday 10th December at Edinburgh Sports Club. Mark James & Simon Boughton broke the record with a total of 2526 shots!!! In aid of NYUMBANI HIV children and Freed Beeches Eating Disorders Service. Funds…

Michael Oddy 1937-2016

Michael 'Mike' Oddy was an Edinburgh Sports Club member and an outstanding squash player of his generation. H was one of the game's leading players in the 1960's, playing in an era where the sport was dominated by great players from Pakistan…

Health racket - Racket Sports reduce risk of death at any age, study suggests

Research indicates regular squash, badminton and tennis are sports most protective to health, while football and running are bottom of the table.If you want to stave off death for as long as possible, you might want to reach for a racket. Scientists…

Scottish Junior Open 2017

Scottish Squash & Racketball are delighted to announce that Eye Rackets UK have joined JC Lindsay as official event sponsors for the 2017 Scottish Junior Open which will be held from the 7th – 9th January 2017. We are delighted to have…

SOUTH OF SCOTLAND MASTERS – 19/20 NOVEMBER 2016

SOUTH OF SCOTLAND MASTERS – 19/20 NOVEMBER 2016 The South of Scotland Masters tournament was held at Dumfries Squash and Racketball Club on 19/20 November 2016. There were a total of 55 competitors who took part in two Ladies’…

World Squash Federation President Elected

Jacques Fontaine becomes the Federation’s ninth President since the WSF’s inception in 1967 – the first Frenchman and third European – and was elected by delegates representing a record-breaking 59 National Federations attending the…

West Highland Masters - 5/6 November 2016

A beautiful autumn weekend greeted competitors as they arrived at Atlantis Leisure in Oban this year, although a busy Saturday schedule gave little spare time. In the combined Over 40 and 45 mini leagues Peter Buchan dominated by not dropping…

Awards and Celebration Evening

Following an extremely well received Celebration and Awards Evening on Friday 4th November. SSRL would like to say thank you to all of you who were able to attend and also to all of you for promoting the event throughout Scotland. The event…

WEST OF SCOTLAND MASTERS – 22/23 OCTOBER 2016

The West of Scotland Masters tournament was held at Newlands Tennis and Squash Club on 22/23 October 2016. There were a total of 66 competitors who took part in 8 men’s events and one ladies O50 event. The Newlands Squash Club committee…

NORDIC JUNIOR OPEN 2016

On Thursday 6th October the Scottish squad flew to Malmo, Sweden to compete in the Nordic Junior Open, one of the biggest European junior tournaments on the circuit. BU13 – Finlay Martin, Huzaifah Ali, Ben Barron BU15 – Jon Meehan, Ruadhri…

HIGHLAND MASTERS – 1/2 OCTOBER 2016

The Highland Masters tournament was held at Inverness Tennis and Squash Club on 1/2 October 2016. The tournament was sponsored by Spey Valley Brewery with prizes of local craft specialist beers. There was a total of 40 competitors who took…
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CPD in full swing as Performance Programme opens its doors to coaches

Recently, Jason Broadberry, Coach at David Lloyd West End (Glasgow), took up Scottish Squash's offer to work alongside the Performance Team and take part in some continued professional development (CPD). Having enjoyed the process and benefited…

Danish Junior Open 2016 - Blog

Scotland have 11 entrants competing in the Danish Junior Open this weekend! GU13 - Jemma Young [3/4] GU15 - Beth Moglia [2] BU13 - Findlay Mcdougall [5/8], Huzaifah Ali [9/12] BU15 - John Meehan [3/4], Ruadhri Mcdougall [9/12] & Sandy…

Celebration Event and Awards Evening

Edinburgh Sports Club has been booked on the evening of Friday 4th November 2016 from 7.00 p.m. – midnight to enjoy a meal and a Ceilidh dance and recognise all that has been achieved. The evening is likely to be a slightly more relaxed…

World Masters 2016

The 2016 edition of the WSF World Masters Squash Championships is upon us – almost 1,000 players aiming to become World Champion in their category. Scotland have 8 entrants fighting for Gold! Rowanna Rowe Women's over 45's. Pauline…