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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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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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Women’s Premier Inter-county Finals

Yorkshire ladies were in action at the weekend, as runners up last season and unfortunately without Fiona Moverley who was unavailable.   The team met Leicestershire to start with and were narrowly beaten 3-2. Katie Smith lost to Lily Taylor 1-3 Charlotte Jagger lost to Mari Taylor 1-3 Lauren Gray lost to Rachel Calver  2-3 […]

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Squash Girls Can – new campaign

England Squash launches new campaign to entice more females on court We’re launching the new Squash Girls Can campaign today. The press release is below. We’ll be doing lots on social media, sharing our new Squash Girls Can session map, and new video promo which features those who will be fronting the campaign. We’ll then […]

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Squash Girls Can subsidised coaching courses

Passionate about getting more women and girls getting on court? Looking to deliver female-only group sessions? Look no further! England Squash are holding a subsidised Level 1 coaching course at Leeds Beckett University on 22nd April and are offering you the chance to: become a qualified England Squash Level 1 coach gain resources and support […]

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Girls!Girls! Girls!

Carrie Ramsey, former British U23 Number 1, retired from professional squash promising to work to grow squash at Chapel Allerton. And she has certainly done this – her most recent venture was setting up girls only sessions through her Junior Academy. Using Yorkshire Squash funding she has set up 2 X 6 week programmes just […]

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Squash Girls Can subsidised coaching courses

Do you know anyone who would like to become a level 1 coach? This is a subsidised level one course in leeds in April Leeds Beckett University, Sunday 22nd April, 9am – 5pm – please pass on https://www.englandsquash.com/news/squash-girls-can-subsidised-coaching-courses   In two years, we’ve upskilled more than 70 female coaches and leaders to deliver Squash Girls […]

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Ladies PINKBALL Events

As the number of ladies discovering and enjoying racketball continues to increase we have decided to create some new events to get involved in this year.  Price of Bath have also developed a brand new pink ball for us and we always provide cakes!! There are not many better ways to get fit and have fun!  […]

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WOMENS OVER 50 Stage 2

The withdrawal of Lancashire who were hosting Stage 2 from our group in the IC league this season left the 3 remaining counties just 2 matches to play. Having beaten Worcestershire in October, Yorkshire and Warwickshire met at Abbeydale to play their match. With Julie Field away and Paula Arrowsmith in pot, the team was […]

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