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David Lloyd debacle leaves a bitter taste

David Lloyd debacle leaves a bitter taste

Demos in Derby and Teesside against court closures as squash is saved at Gidea Park By ALAN THATCHER – Squash Mad Editor Feelings are running high at many David Lloyd clubs across the UK as the company’s cull of squash courts continues.   It is understood that more than 100 courts will disappear nationwide, despite [...]

September 24, 2018 Alan Thatcher Alan's Blog, News 0

Declan James takes success in his stride

Declan James takes success in his stride

‘It was nice to win but I need to go back to basics’ By GEOFF BEW – Squash Mad Columnist Rising star Declan James plans to celebrate the biggest win of his career by “going back to the drawing board”. Fresh from his victory over James Willstrop at the PSA International Open in Nantes, you [...]

September 24, 2018 Geoff Bew Interviews, News 0

The Gevolution: A different way of helping squash players evolve and change

The Gevolution: A different way of helping squash players evolve and change

‘Research shows repetition is not always the best way to learn’  By TONY GRIFFIN – G Spot Squash and Coaching Analyst In July I Presented the G Evolution process to the Catalan Squash Federation and a reduced number of their coaches in course entitled “A Squash Course For Coaches – Only For Coaches willing to [...]

September 24, 2018 Guest Contributor Coaching and Development, Growing the game, News 2
Stars shine for charity night at St George’s Hill

Stars shine for charity night at St George’s Hill

James Willstrop and Declan James top the bill By ALAN THATCHER – Squash Mad Editor James Willstrop and Declan James top the bill in a special charity day at the St George’s Hill Club in Weybridge, Surrey, on Saturday (September [...]

September 20, 2018 Alan's Blog, Growing the game, News
Dalian delights at historic World Teams success

Dalian delights at historic World Teams success

Squash is a glass act in mainland China By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent Traditional Chinese musicians and dancers regaled athletes, officials and volunteers at the Closing Ceremony dinner for the CGG WSF Women’s World Team Squash Championship [...]

September 18, 2018 Growing the game, News
Egypt sink England to retain Women’s World Team title in China

Egypt sink England to retain Women’s World Team title in China

El Welily and Gohar topple Massaro and Waters in final thrillers By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent Defending champions Egypt fulfilled their seeding in the CGG WSF Women’s World Team Squash Championship today in China, retaining their title [...]

September 16, 2018 News
England meet England in Women’s World Team Final

England meet England in Women’s World Team Final

Nour El Sherbini loses again as Egypt halt Hong Kong By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent For the fifth year time in seven years, Egypt and England will contest the final of the CGG WSF Women’s World Team [...]

September 15, 2018 News
Nour El Tayeb and Sarah-Jane Perry top seeds in Brooklyn

Nour El Tayeb and Sarah-Jane Perry top seeds in Brooklyn

Top quality line-up in Carol Weymuller draw By ELLIE MAWSON The main draw for next month’s Carol Weymuller Open has been released, with Egypt’s World No.3 Nour El Tayeb and England’s World No.8 Sarah-Jane Perry seeded to meet in the [...]

September 15, 2018 News
France and Hong Kong gatecrash Women’s World Team semi-finals

France and Hong Kong gatecrash Women’s World Team semi-finals

England sink Canada as Kiwis make it tough for Egypt By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent France and Hong Kong China upset the form book in today’s quarter-finals of the CGG WSF Women’s World Team Squash Championship in [...]

September 15, 2018 News
Women’s World Teams: Quarter-Final line-up completed in Dalian

Women’s World Teams: Quarter-Final line-up completed in Dalian

England meet battling Canada in last eight By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent After the third day of qualifying action in the CGG WSF Women’s World Team Squash Championship in China, France, New Zealand, Canada and Hong Kong [...]

September 13, 2018 News
Ali Farag meets Paul Coll in tough US Open test

Ali Farag meets Paul Coll in tough US Open test

Blistering battles in second round By SEAN REUTHE  Defending men’s champion Ali Farag will get his title defence under way at the FS Investments U.S. Open Squash Championships with a mouthwatering fixture against New Zealand’s World No.10 Paul Coll at [...]

September 13, 2018 News
Citigold Wealth Management are new title partners of Canary Wharf Classic

Citigold Wealth Management are new title partners of Canary Wharf Classic

Canary Wharf tenants Citigold Wealth Management sponsor sell-out Classic and Corporate Challenge By ALAN THATCHER – Squash Mad Editor The Canary Wharf Classic, long established as one of the best tournaments on the world calendar, has a new title sponsor. [...]

September 13, 2018 Alan's Blog, Growing the game, News
Nantes: A new ‘Modus Operandi’ for Squash?

Nantes: A new ‘Modus Operandi’ for Squash?

Nantes: A new ‘Modus Operandi’ for Squash? By JAMES ROBERTS – Squash Mad Reporter Squash took centre stage last week quite literally with the ‘4th Opus’, as the organisers dubbed it, of the Open International de Squash de Nantes, which [...]

September 11, 2018 News
England’s James and Belgium’s Gilis Take 2018 Open International de Squash de Nantes Titles

England’s James and Belgium’s Gilis Take 2018 Open International de Squash de Nantes Titles

England’s James and Belgium’s Gilis Take 2018 Open International de Squash de Nantes Titles By ELLIE MAWSON – PSA World Tour England’s Declan James and Belgium’s Nele Gilis are the 2018 Open International de Squash de Nantes champions after they [...]

September 9, 2018 News
Egypt’s El Welily and Abouelghar Capture China Open Titles in Shanghai

Egypt’s El Welily and Abouelghar Capture China Open Titles in Shanghai

Egypt’s El Welily and Abouelghar Capture China Open Titles in Shanghai By SEAN REUTHE – PSA World Tour Egyptian duo Raneem El Welily and Mohamed Abouelghar are the 2018 J.P. Morgan China Squash Open champions after they defeated France’s Camille [...]

September 9, 2018 News