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England Squash Level 2 Club Coach Award

There is an England Squash Level 2 Club Coach Award being held at: Wakefield Squash Club. on 1st & 2nd December 2018 and 5th January 2019.  This course is now available to book on the England Squash website below. https://www.englandsquash.com/courses/england-squash-club-coach-award-level-2/8/250  If you wish to take part please log onto the England Squash website and book. Places […]

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Results -The Yorkshire County Closed Racketball Championships 2018

Results below from the 15th Yorkshire County Closed Racketball Championships 2018 sponsored by Electromec Access held at Chapel Allerton Tennis and Squash club on Sunday 23rd September. There were 44 entrants from 11 different clubs competing in the age categories and the Blue Ball Championships . In the over 45s and 55s category the events […]

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Junior Events Calendar 2018/19

Junior Events Calendar 2018/19: September 22 HJSA super series 29 Bronze Woodfield 30 South Yorkshire Junior Graded Series Abbeydale October 13 Copper Collingham 20 Bronze Woodfield November 3&4 County training days 4 HJSA academy 10 Bronze Woodfield 11 Copper Fulwood 17&18 Inter counties, Stage 1 24&25 Silver Pontefract 24&25 HJSA super series December 2 Bronze […]

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Tournaments

Yorkshire Tournaments are now using League Master. Go to the Tournaments page to enter. For the Junior County Championship 2018 follow this link:  yorkstournaments.leaguemaster

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Ladies Racketball Coaching

Collingham & Linton Squash and Racketball Club The six week session was a great success and as such I have continued with the Tuesday evening Ladies 1.5 hr sessions. I initially had an interest from 12 ladies, the news soon spread and after the first six weeks I have had another two requests to participate. […]

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Inter-counties Over 45’s Men

Finally got the event underway after being cancelled in march due to snow. A last minute withdrawal by Gloucester meant a three team “round robin” event between Yorkshire, current holders Durham and Hertfordshire. Unfortunately we drew the short straw and had to play 2 matches on Sunday – a tough ask. First up Hertfordshire. Starting […]

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WOMEN’S O50 FINALS

Last Saturday, at Pontefract, Yorkshire ladies played in the final of WO50 IC which had been rescheduled from March due to severe weather conditions. The Monrad tournament included Kent (holders),Yorkshire, Avon and Hertfordshire. TheYorkshireteam throughout the season had comprised Nicola Horn, Kate Fisher, Julie Field, Kim Chadwickand Sarah Percy. The team was strengthened by a new […]

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Driving Confidence in Female Coaches

Last Saturday Yorkshire Squash led the way to empowering female coaches. Delivered by a specialist training company, Sport and Beyond, the 3 hour workshop titled ‘Confidence – Building it, Communicating it’ was held in Hull in conjunction with Allam British Open. The Squash Girls Can project recognises the need for more female role models and […]

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CHAPEL ALLERTON SQUASH OPEN 2018

SPONSORED BY GRADED SQUASH TOURNAMENT FRIDAY 31ST AUGUST – SUNDAY 2ND SEPTEMBER GUIDE TO GRADES: A Grade– County League Top Division. Top 16 (two matches Saturday two matches Sunday) B Grade– County League C/D Grade– Local League and club players A GRADE CASH PRIZES  1stPlace £400 2ndPlace £250 3rdPlace £125 4thPlace £50 5thPlace 25 ENTRY […]

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Squash 101 Champions

‘In our ambition to increase the number of regular squash players we’re having a new push on Squash 101. Squash 101 is an alternative way to play squash aimed at newer squash players, who aren’t yet playing regularly, It’s a fun and social way of getting more people on court at once. For many, it’s […]

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