England Squash launches ‘Get your Game on’ campaign to drive participation

England Squash has today unveiled a new nationwide player campaign to inspire more people to hit the court and capitalise on the profile of the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. In a bid to increase participation, the ‘Get your Game on‘ campaign showcases the breadth of playing opportunities available to existing and new players, inspiring them […]

Scottish Squash announce plans for biggest celebration of squash in Scotland

Scottish Squash are delighted to announce plans for Love Squash Week, the year’s biggest celebration of the sport of squash across Scotland. Love Squash Week will run from 1st-8th August, and will be a perfect opportunity for people across Scotland to get on court and give squash a try. 26 venues covering the length and breadth […]

Uganda’s Commonwealth Games star thanks generous Canadian squash community

Uganda’s Michael Kawooya, who this week will be competing in his fourth Commonwealth Games, has paid tribute to the kindness of the Canadian squash community, who have helped him grow the sport in Uganda through generous donations of squash gear. Kawooya, who first competed in the 2010 Games in Delhi, has been working to grow […]

Guyana No.1 Mary Fung-A-Fat: Squash community saved me after loss of father

Former World No.106 Mary Fung-A-Fat, who will be playing in her second Commonwealth Games when she heads to Birmingham in just a few days’ time, shares her personal story about the recent loss of her father, her recovery process, use of Sporting Chance counselling services and the support of her squash family. As part of […]

Watch: James Willstrop stars in Outside The Box

Outside The Box is a celebration of the game of squash. Brought to life on three glass-walled courts, a cast of professional squash players, actors and school children explore the fascinating origins of the sport from a London prison to the mountains of Pakistan and beyond. The story of squash mirrors the evolution of the […]

Rackets Cubed Profiled by Sport For Development Coalition

Rackets Cubed, one of the key founding members of Squash United, was recent featured in a post by Sport For Development Coalition. Sport for Development Coalition is a UK-wide movement of more than 200 charities and civil society organisations, leagues, clubs and networks over-arching thousands of projects and programmes intentionally using targeted interventions to tackle […]

Sport England lends support to low-cost outdoor court

Sport England has pledged £4,000 to support an ambitious outdoor court project organised by Bounty Squash Club in Basingstoke, England. The Crowdfunder project, which is seeking £10,000 of investment, aims to help squash evolve through the construction of a full-sized outdoor floodlit court behind the club’s existing indoor courts. With outdoor squash courts becoming increasingly […]

England Squash: Squash Finder

The Squash Finder is where all potential new players will be signposted to to locate their nearest club/venue. The finder will be promoted through digital marketing campaigns, community roadshows, and Commonwealth Games events such as the Have-a-Go activation zones and festival sites. This is your chance to really make your club/venue stand out from the […]

Malaysia: Subsidised coaching and English classes offered by Nicol David Organisation

Sixty-four children from lower and middle income families in Malaysia enjoyed their first squash and English language classes yesterday as part of the newly founded Nicol David Organisation’s drive to offer greater sporting and educational opportunities. The non-profit was launched last week in Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur, by the organisation’s namesake, Malaysia’s former World No.1 […]