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PST: Live Technology to sponsor American Open

PST: Live Technology to sponsor American Open

LiveTechnology Confirmed as Host for American Open   Framingham, MA (January 18, 2012) — The Pro Squash Tour (PST) announced today that it will host its American Open at LiveTechnology’s Headquarters in Tuxedo Park, NY. The event will be coordinated locally in conjunction with Friends of the Barn, a local squash organization. “This will be [...]

January 18, 2012 Alan Thatcher News, Racketball 0

BLOG: An inspiration from Soweto on World Squash Day

BLOG: An inspiration from Soweto on World Squash Day

Many of you reading this will not have been involved in World Squash Day last Saturday. I guess some of you may not have known it was taking place. Some of you probably knew it was on, read about it, then moved on to the next article about a major tournament taking place somewhere across [...]

November 14, 2011 Alan Thatcher Alan's Blog, Coaching and Development, ESR, Kent Open, Links, News, Racketball, World Squash Day, WSF 0

WSF: World Squash Day success

WSF: World Squash Day success

World Squash Day An ‘Outstanding Success’ 11 November 2011 World Squash Day was an outstanding success in attracting a new generation of female participants to the sport. Events took place all over the world as clubs opened their doors to offer free activities to females of all ages. The most outstanding project took place in Johannesburg, [...]

November 13, 2011 Alan Thatcher Alan's Archive, Alan's Blog, Coaching and Development, ESR, Kent Open, News, Racketball, World Squash Day, WSF 0

Get to know Alan Thatcher: from SquashZag

Get to know Alan Thatcher: from SquashZag

Get to Know – Alan Thatcher Published by: SquashZAG on 2nd Jun 2010 | As the Kent Open is underway at the Maidstone Club in England we thought it fitting to profile a long-time figure in the squash community.  Join us as we Get to Know Alan Thatcher: Day Job: Newspaper production (I write silly headlines) Squash [...]

November 5, 2011 Alan Thatcher Alan's Archive, Alan's Blog, Canary Wharf Classic, Coaching and Development, Kent Open, Links, News, Photo Galleries, Racketball, Refs and Rules, World Squash Day, WSF 1

PSA Kent Open: Ryder wins marathon final

PSA Kent Open: Ryder wins marathon final

Ryder Rallies To Kent Open Success 30 May 2011 RESULTS: PSA Challenger 10 Kent Open, Maidstone, England Final: [1] Chris Ryder (ENG) bt [2] Max Lee (HKG) 11-9, 16-18, 11-9, 8-11, 11-4 (121m) In the longest recorded match of his career, England’s top seed Chris Ryder overcame Hong Kong’s Max Lee in a marathon final to win the Kent Open title [...]

May 30, 2011 Alan Thatcher Alan's Blog, Kent Open, News, Racketball 0

PSA KENT OPEN: Calling all Party Animals

PSA KENT OPEN: Calling all Party Animals

UK RACKETBALL SERIES AND PSA KENT OPEN SPECIAL WEEKEND PACKAGE DEAL An action-packed and fun-filled weekend is being planned round the UK Racketball series at the Mote Squash Club in Maidstone on Saturday May 28. As well as all the fun Racketball activities, the tournament takes place alongside the PSA Kent Open, which his one [...]

May 24, 2011 Alan Thatcher Alan's Blog, ESR, Kent Open, News, Racketball 1

UK Racketball Rankings

UK Racketball Rankings

UK-Racketball Newsletter April 2011 National Rankings Announced Men’s, Women’s, Men’s Over 40’s, Men’s Over 50’s By MARK FULLER We have been given the go-ahead from England Squash and Racketball to build the National Ranking for 2011. For those of you who followed the UK-Racketball Series in 2010 we used an algorithm to accumulate the points [...]

April 23, 2011 Alan Thatcher ESR, Kent Open, News, Racketball 2