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US Open announces equal prize money for men and women

US Open announces equal prize money for men and women

World first as U.S. Squash leads the way in prize money parity Posted on 08 February 2013. By CONOR O’MALLEY In a world first for squash, U.S. Squash has announced that the prize purse for the 2013 Delaware Investments U.S. Open will provide equal prize money for both the women’s and men’s championships. Leading the [...]

February 9, 2013 Alan Thatcher Growing the game, News 0

BLOG: Give me comedy doubles, not a squash lobotomy

BLOG: Give me comedy doubles, not a squash lobotomy

First published on June 5, 2012 By ALAN THATCHER I love playing doubles. And that’s not just because I’m growing old and slow and need somebody else (like a younger team-mate) to cover three-quarters of the court for me. I’ll make that abundantly clear, before somebody else dives in to make the point! To me, [...]

January 24, 2013 Alan Thatcher Alan's Archive, Alan's Blog, Comment, Fun Stuff, Growing the game, News 6

Meet Mark Hayden, Mr Harrow and Mr Glo

Meet Mark Hayden, Mr Harrow and Mr Glo

By BOB HANSCOM Do you know who Mark Hayden is? How about Glo Cosmetics? How about Harrow Sports? An alumni of the University of California at Berkeley, Mark Hayden received a B.A. degree in Computer Science there. Mark is the CEO of both Glo Cosmetics and Harrow Sports. He’s the guy who put up the $35,000 for this year’s Glo Greewich Open. Glo [...]

January 23, 2012 Alan Thatcher Growing the game, Interviews, News 0