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USA: Jahangir to open new Dover squash club

Alan Thatcherhttps://squashmad.com
Founder of World Squash Day, Squash Mad and the new Squash 200 Partnership, building clubs of the future. Founder of the Kent Open and co-promoter of the St. James's Place Canary Wharf Classic. Author and Public Speaker.

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KING KHAN TO OPEN NEW DOVER SQUASH CLUB

Mahmud Jafri, CEO of Dover Rug & Home, is proud to announce world renowned squash player Jahangir Khan and Air Vice Marshal Syed Razi Nawab will be honored guests at the inauguration of Dover Squash & Fitness. Located adjacent to the new Dover Rug & Home at 721 Worcester Road (Route 9) in Natick, Massachusetts, this special event takes place onTuesday, April 10th at 6:30 p.m.

Jahangir Khan had an extraordinary squash career and has been hailed by pundits of the game as the greatest squash champion of the contemporary period. At the age of fifteen, Khan won the World Amateur Title and two years later became the youngest-ever winner of the World Open. From 1981-1986 he was undefeated in over 500 matches. Khan’s feats are astounding with 6 World Opens, 10 British Opens and 13 Pakistan Opens over the course of his career.

AVM Syed Razi Nawab joined the Pakistan Air Force and graduated from PAF Academy Risalpur in November, 1980. He went on to complete a Masters in War and Strategic Studies from PAF Air War College and National Defence University, Islamabad. He is an accomplished fighter pilot and Combat Commander with experience in F-6, A-5 and F-16 aircraft. In recognition of his meritorious and exceptional dedication, he has been decorated with the award of Sitara – i – Imtiaz (Military). Nawab has a long association with the squash circuit and was elected Senior Vice President of the Pakistan Squash Federation in 2010.

“We are honored to have both Jahangir Khan and AVM Syed Razi Nawab here for the Dover Squash & Fitness Inauguration as they are such influential figures in the squash world,” states Jafri.

Dover Squash & Fitness is a state-of-the-art facility, home to Dover Squash Academy and Dover Yoga. The new venue provides squash lessons, clinics, and summer camps for students and also hosts tournaments and exhibition matches for world ranked players. The Dover Squash Academy, formally a private, members only club, offers personalized training and helps achieve the goals of players at all levels. The yoga program offers classes in both Power and Restorative Yoga.

For more information about Dover Squash Academy and Dover Squash & Fitness, visit the website at www.doversquashandfitness.com or call (857) 389-0573.

For more information about Dover Rug & Home, visit the company website and virtual showroom at www.doverrug.com or call (508) 651-3500. Follow Dover Rug & Home on Facebook at www.facebook.com/doverrug. Press inquiries; contact Joanne DiFrancesco, JDCommunications, Inc. at (781) 828-0323 or [email protected].

 

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