National Coach - February Blog

February has been a packed month with too much going on to even mention but I would like to use this blog to reinforce my message relating to match play last month. The big event of the month involved taking 13 of the senior players to the…

TRAC Oil & Gas North of Scotland Open 2017

The TRAC Oil & Gas North of Scotland Open returns for the 4th year running. Looking back, it’s gratifying to see how far the tournament has come in terms of strength in depth of entry, in reputation on the PSA World Tour and in terms of…

16-Year-Old Adderley & Alan Clyne claim National Squash Titles

Sixteen-year-old squash star Georgia Adderley put in a superb performance to win the Sterling Trucks Scottish Senior National Championships on Sunday. The teenager from Edinburgh, who also plays age-grade football for her country, is…

Alan Clyne all set for another attempt at Scottish Championships

Current reigning Scottish Singles Champion Alan Clyne caught up with BBC Scotland's Keir Murray at Oriam last week to talk all things squash but more importantly how he hopes to retain his National title.  Click here to read the full artic…

Team Scotland Series at the Treble

Scottish sports fans are spoilt for choice this weekend as the Team Scotland Series continues with an exciting trio of Scottish Championship events. Building on successful events for judo and athletics in January, Team Scotland’s Glasgow…
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Squeezing in two sports easy for Georgia Adderley

ALTHOUGH Georgia Adderley denies it, she is clearly one of those people who is good at every sport she does. The 16 year-old is Scotland’s most promising squash prospect but not content with being an internationalist in just one sport,…

Allan McKay talks squash with BBC Orkney

Allan McKay (North Regional Development Manager) was interviewed on for BBC Orkney around the beginning of creating links with the Squash clubs in Orkney. The programme was broadcast on Wednesday 15th February and you can listen to Allan from…
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Success at National Squash Championships for Inverness Players

Inverness Tennis and Squash Club players enjoyed success at the Scottish Junior and Under-23 National Championships in Aberdeen at the weekend. In-form Alasdair Prott won the Boys Under-17 section, while Ross Henderson lost in the final…
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Young retains Under-23 National Title

Kinross squash player Elspeth Young retained her title as Under-23 Scottish champion at the Junior and Under-23 Nationals in Aberdeen at the weekend. Young, 20, emerged as the winner having kept her nerve to defeat her training partner Katriona…
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Houston siblings enjoy success at National Championships

Three Houston siblings enjoyed medal success at the Scottish Squash Junior National Championships in Aberdeen on Sunday. Orla, Findlay and Ruadhri McDougall all claimed a podium place at the tournament with Orla and Ruadhri becoming national…
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Crieff ace Rory Stewart lands national title

Crieff squash star Rory Stewart backed up his recent win at the British U23 Open by landing the national U23 title on Sunday at the Scottish Squash Junior and Under 23 National Championships in Aberdeen. The 20-year-old saw off the stern…
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Glasgow South Trio Land National Squash Titles

Two Glasgow South sisters made it a weekend to remember as they became national champions at the Scottish Squash Junior National Championships in Aberdeen. Siblings Jemma and Orla Young from Newton Mearns won titles in their respective…

CENTRAL MASTERS – 4/5 FEBRUARY 2017

The Central Masters tournament was held at the Bridge of Allan Sports Club on 4/5 February 2017. There were a healthy total of 79 competitors who took part in two Ladies’ events and eight Mens’ events. The main sponsor for the…

National Coach's January Blog

  Now that I have spent some time in my new role as National Coach I have had the opportunity to get to know the current systems that are in place and think about the way we want to approach the future of squash in Scotland. I will be…

Scottish Junior National and Under 23 Squash Championships - coming to Aberdeen shortly

There was relief all round when two hillwalkers were rescued earlier today from a mountain summit near Braemar, Aberdeenshire. “We were just so desperate to get to the Scottish Junior National Squash Championships in Aberdeen this weekend,”…