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 launch ‘Get Games Ready’ campaign

England Squash has today announced the ‘Get Games Ready‘ campaign. Get Games Ready is a microsite containing resources, ideas and helpful information to assist squash clubs to prepare for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games and ensure that the Games leave a positive and lasting legacy for squash. On the Get Games Ready microsite, visitors can […]

James Willstrop and Birmingham school children set to star on stage in new squash play

Commonwealth Games gold medallist James Willstrop and children from inner city Birmingham schools will be creating a drama on the squash courts at the University of Birmingham with a brand-new play, Outside The Box. As the region gets ready for the Commonwealth Games, Outside The Box premieres as part of the Birmingham 2022 Festival at […]

‘Intriguing’ Squash Court Could Inspire a New Generation of Players

Birmingham 2022 medal contender Sarah-Jane Perry believes that the new temporary glass squash court installed at Birmingham New Street station this week can inspire a new generation of squash players to watch the sport and even give it a try themselves. “The glass court at New Street is colourful, it’s vibrant but it looks sharp […]

Watch: The King Solomon International Business School Playground Court

England's Sarah-Jane Perry and Commonwealth Games mascot Perry the Bull at the King Solomon International Business School squash court.

A new innovative outdoor squash court has been officially unveiled at King Solomon International Business School in Birmingham, which aims to build on the excitement of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games and introduce the sport of squash to potentially thousands of young people. England Squash, a key member of the Squash United group, were on […]

Eye-Catching All-Glass Squash Court popping up in Birmingham’s New Street Station

Thousands of commuters and Birmingham residents are set to discover the exciting sport of squash and meet the world’s best players ahead of this year’s Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games when a world-class glass court is erected inside New Street station’s state-of-the-art atrium from 4 – 11 April. An action-packed week of activity is planned to […]

7,000 children discover squash at 2021 Community Roadshows

Over 7,000 children played squash for the first time at a Community Engagement Roadshow, according to the latest figures from Squash United By Birmingham 2022. At the final roadshow of the year, held at the University of Birmingham, English No.1 and Birmingham native Sarah-Jane Perry took on Birmingham 2022 mascot Perry the Bull, while a […]