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Listen to the pros and learn

Listen to the pros and learn

Some very interesting quotes emerged from several top pros at the Tournament of Champions last night. Some simple, solid home truths about how to play the game. Here’s what they said. David Palmer v  Tom Richards Tour veteran David Palmer, who has played in every Tournament of Champions since 1995, demonstrated the form that kept [...]

January 24, 2011 Alan Thatcher Coaching and Development, News 0

Brave new world coming in Kent

Brave new world coming in Kent

Great things are happening in Kent. Last year we launched the PSA Kent Open, a world-ranking tournament (won by Alan Clyne) that ran alongside a three-month Kent Junior Festival that introduced more than 300 school children to squash and racketball. Tomorrow night we unveil the new Kent Development Plan in partnership with ESR and key clubs [...]

January 20, 2011 Alan Thatcher Coaching and Development, Kent Open, News 0

SquashUK Master Class: Part 1

SquashUK Master Class: Part 1

The SquashUK Master Class: A journey of learning and commitment. WARNING: This will change your life This series will chart your progress through a programme of squash coaching lessons that will achieve the following desired benefits: Open your mind Unlock your potential Visualise your success Improve your speed, fitness, movement and stamina Teach you the [...]

January 11, 2011 Alan Thatcher Coaching and Development 0

Coaching Tips

Coaching Tips

Coming soon: a collection of coaching tips, insights and inspirations that will help to improve your game. [...]

January 11, 2011 Alan Thatcher Coaching and Development 0

Top US award for Danielle Maur

Top US award for Danielle Maur

Picture shows Danielle and husband Andre Danielle Maur wins W. Stewart Brauns, Jr. Award in recognition of contribution to squash CHANHASSEN, Minn. — Danielle Maur, national squash and racquetball director for Life Time Fitness (NYSE: LTM) has received the annual W. Stewart Brauns, Jr. Award for outstanding contributions to the game of squash. The announcement [...]

January 11, 2011 Alan Thatcher Alan's Blog, Coaching and Development, News 0