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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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Inter-County Over 55 Mens Team

The Yorkshire Men’s over 55 team headed down the M1 for their rearranged stage 2 match with Hampshire and Buckinghamshire on Saturday 14th April – the previously scheduled weekend having been cancelled due to the inopportune arrival of the beast from the east. We arrived at the rather smart Chesham Bois tennis and squash club […]

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Yorkshire Over 60’s Inter-County

On the weekend of 24/25th March, Nottingham Squash Club was the venue for Inter-county Finals. In their Semi Final match Yorkshire faced Northamptonshire, who were winners of their Stage 1 group. First on court for Yorkshire at No.3 was Steve Forster. In the first game Steve started very well, building himself a good advantage and […]

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Yorkshire Over 60’s – Match Report

Over the weekend of 28/29th October, Yorkshire entertained Cheshire, Lancashire and Northumbria 1 at Chapel Allerton, Leeds in the 1st Stage of this years competition. It proved to be a thrilling competition with some very close encounters. In their opening match, Yorkshire faced Northumbria, knowing this tie could to be pivotal to their success for […]

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Over 45 Inter-County

Originally a 4 team event reduced to 3 after Lancashire’s 11th hour withdrawal. All matches played on the Saturday. We were in a tough group with the current champs and one of the finalists from last year. First up Cambridgeshire. On first local lad Paul Adams.  A real tough encounter over 3 games. Paul winning […]

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MO55 Inter County

30th September and 1st October Captains Report Yorkshire travelled to Duffield to play Warwickshire, Derbyshire and Shropshire.   First up were Warwickshire who were a man short following a last minute cancellation. Steve Forster played at 4 and after a slowish start, had too much finesse for his opponent and won 3-0. Rob Taylor had […]

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Yorkshire fail to progress in Masters over 45’s

  Despite a valiant effort, Yorkshire over 45’s failed to qualify for the finals as they exit the Inter County Masters at stage 2. The competition which was held at Pontefract Squash club saw Yorkshire, Durham, Cleveland and Cheshire compete for a place in the finals. A new format meant that only one county made […]

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MO45s down North East rivals

After some withdrawals and unavailability, Yorkshire travelled to Newcastle to play Northumbria and Durham and Cleveland in stage 1 of the inter counties. With a slightly weakened team our best chance was to win lower down the order. First up Durham and Cleveland, who also had a slightly weakened team but had managed to win […]

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Ladies O50s take max points in Stage 1

Yorkshire ladies WO50 side began the season with Stage 1 being hosted at Bowdon. Nicola Horn was making her debut for the team with Paula Arrowsmith and Julie Field completing the line-up. Cheshire played Lancashire first – an exciting match which was decided in the last 2nd string tie between Polly Woodward and Shelley Walsh. […]

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Ladies O50s national runners up

Having been successful in both Stage 1 and 2, Yorkshire WO50 travelled to Leicester Squash Club last weekend to take part in the finals. In the semi finals on Saturday, the team of Kate Fisher (Dunnington), Paula Arrowsmith (Chapel A) and Julie Field (Pontefract) had a comfortable victory over a weakened Surrey team. Julie Field […]

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