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84th Gold Racquets Has Historic Winner

84th Gold Racquets Has Historic Winner

By Mark Hinckley and Peter MacGuire The Gold Racquets, graciously hosted by Rockaway Hunting Club in Lawrence, New York, is the nation’s oldest invitational tournament. It was founded in 1928 and remains a cornerstone event on the winter’s fixtures list, always on the first weekend of December. For the first time in the eighty-four years [...]

December 16, 2015 Squash Media Adult, Doubles, Hardball, News 0

Eighty-Second Howe Cup Draws Record Turnout

Eighty-Second Howe Cup Draws Record Turnout

A record fifty teams and two hundred and fifty women contested what was the largest U.S. Women’s Team Squash Championships to date this weekend at Harvard’s Murr Center. The Howe Cup brings women of all ages and skill levels from across the country (and Canada) together for a fun, inclusive weekend of squash. With four [...]

November 18, 2015 Squash Media Adult, Juniors, News, Participate, Women 0

Boston Set to Host Record Howe Cup

Boston Set to Host Record Howe Cup

A record fifty teams and two hundred and fifty women will compete in the Howe Cup this weekend. [...]

November 5, 2015 Squash Media Adult, News, Women 0

Nanda & Simmonds Win Maiden Mixed Doubles National Title

Nanda & Simmonds Win Maiden Mixed Doubles National Title

Victoria Simmonds & Raj Nanda won their first Mixed doubles title on simultaneous match ball during Sunday's open division final in Greenwich. [...]

October 27, 2015 Squash Media Adult, Doubles, News 0

U.S. Skill Level Championships Entry Deadline Extended to October 7

U.S. Skill Level Championships Entry Deadline Extended to October 7

Rub shoulders with the best of the best as you compete in the ultimate squash weekend, the U.S. Skill Level Championships and the Delaware Investments U.S. Open hosted by Drexel University. [...]

October 1, 2015 Squash Media Adult, Juniors, News, Participate, U.S. Open 0

Women’s Squash Week 2015 Continues Growth in Event’s Fourth Year

Women’s Squash Week 2015 Continues Growth in Event’s Fourth Year

September 19-27 saw the most popular Women’s Squash Week on record with participation spanning twenty-seven cities across eighteen states within the U.S. as well as five cities in Canada and two in England. Over 1, 500 women kick started their season with a fun event combining some competitive play with social aspects. Events included round [...]

September 30, 2015 Squash Media Adult, International, Juniors, News, Organize, Participate, Women 0

Jump on Court for the Fourth International Women’s Squash Week

Jump on Court for the Fourth International Women’s Squash Week

Kick off the season and participate in the fourth annual international Women's Squash Week, September 19-27. [...]

August 19, 2015 Squash Media Adult, Coaches and Pros, International, Juniors, News, Organize, Participate, Women 0

US Squash Membership Bundled with Club Locker; Dues to Increase

US Squash Membership Bundled with Club Locker; Dues to Increase

US Squash has decided to offer all benefits related to Club Locker as part of regular individual membership, and raise its national dues. [...]

August 18, 2015 Squash Media Adult, Club Locker, Juniors, News, Organize, Participate 0

Squash One of The Top Twenty-five Fastest Growing Sports

Squash One of The Top Twenty-five Fastest Growing Sports

The SIFA released data this week that puts squash as one of the twenty-five fastest growing sports in the United States. [...]

June 10, 2015 Squash Media Adult, Coaches and Pros, International, News, Organize, Participate 0

South Africa to Host 2016 World Masters

South Africa to Host 2016 World Masters

The World Squash Federation has awarded the 2016 World Masters Squash Championships to South Africa. [...]

June 10, 2015 Squash Media Adult, International, News, Team USA 0

Prockop and Gough Claim British Open Masters Titles

Prockop and Gough Claim British Open Masters Titles

Americans Hope Prockop and Michael Gough won British Open Masters titles this weekend in Hull, England. [...]

May 17, 2015 Squash Media Adult, International, News, Team USA 0

Four Americans Competing in British Open Masters

Four Americans Competing in British Open Masters

Hope Prockop (45+), Richard Millman (55+), Norbert Kornyei (70+), and Michael Gough (75+) will represent the stars and stripes their respective age divisions. [...]

May 14, 2015 Squash Media Adult, International, News, Team USA 0

Alastair C. Gowan, 1935-2015

Alastair C. Gowan,  1935-2015

Tedford B. Radway pays tribute to the two-time national champion. [...]

May 6, 2015 Squash Media Adult, News 3

Art of Aging: Fitness in the Retirement Years

Art of Aging: Fitness in the Retirement Years

Report and video courtesy of WPVI-TV BRYN MAWR, Pa. (WPVI) — Jim Zug is a lean, limber, 21 times national squash champion, and a 74-year old athlete who loves the game. “The competition is fun and the fitness is fun, too. My first championship was the national juniors which happened to be at Penn. When [...]

April 30, 2015 Squash Media Adult, News, Squash in the Media 0

Massachusetts Singles Championships Highlight of Season

Massachusetts Singles Championships Highlight of Season

Report courtesy of Kevin Hollister, Massachusetts Squash Racquets Association  Last Thursday night, April 9, Harvard University’s Murr Center was the noisiest place on campus as the final matches of the 2015 Massachusetts Singles Championships were contested in twenty-four divisions. This is the sixth year that the Singles Championships have been held at the Murr Center, a perfect [...]

April 15, 2015 Squash Media Adult, News 0

Stars and Stripes Shine: Detroit Squash Takes Cross-Border Challenge

Stars and Stripes Shine: Detroit Squash Takes Cross-Border Challenge

Report courtesy of Mick Joint,  Detroit Athletic Club squash pro blogging at The Squash Joint The Cross Border was first played in September of 2005 in order to grow interest and enthusiasm in the Detroit Athletic Club squash program. It was important that we could build long term relationships and friendly rivalries with a select [...]

April 14, 2015 Squash Media Adult, News 0

J.P. Morgan and Trunk Club Sign on to Present World Doubles

J.P. Morgan and Trunk Club Sign on to Present World Doubles

J.P. Morgan and Trunk Club have signed on to present the 2015 World Squash Federation World Doubles Championships next month. [...]

April 9, 2015 Squash Media Adult, Doubles, International, News, Pro Doubles 1

Poulton Thwarts Nelson for Third Year Running; Prockop Claims Open Age Division Double

Poulton Thwarts Nelson for Third Year Running; Prockop Claims Open Age Division Double

Fourteen open age division national champions were decided on the final day of national singles play in Charlottesville. [...]

March 16, 2015 Squash Media Adult, News 0

Richard Millman Receives USOC Developmental Coach of the Year Award

Richard Millman Receives USOC Developmental Coach of the Year Award

Richard Millman was presented with the 2014 USOC Developmental Coach of the Year Award at National Singles. [...]

March 15, 2015 Squash Media Adult, News, Team USA 0

Blatchford and Harrity Eliminate Defending National Champions to Reach Finals

Blatchford and Harrity Eliminate Defending National Champions to Reach Finals

Saturday's finals are streaming live at 5pm ET [...]

March 14, 2015 Squash Media Adult, News, PSA/WSA, Team USA 0

Kansas City Squash Finds Footing With Overland Park Tournament

Kansas City Squash Finds Footing With Overland Park Tournament

US Squash President & CEO Kevin Klipstein took to Kansas City to visit the growing squash program [...]

February 27, 2015 Squash Media Adult, News 0

US Squash Plans Rapid Expansion of Club Locker Services

US Squash Plans Rapid Expansion of Club Locker Services

Club Locker: The future of the seamless squash experience has arrived! [...]

February 5, 2015 Squash Media Adult, Club Locker, Coaches and Pros, News, Organize, Participate 0

US Squash Skill Level Championships Make Fall Debut in Philadelphia

US Squash Skill Level Championships Make Fall Debut in Philadelphia

The 2015 U.S. Skill Level Championships are moving to Philadelphia in conjunction with the Delaware Investments U.S. Open from October 15-17. [...]

January 22, 2015 Squash Media Adult, Juniors, News, Participate 0

GQ Magazine: Need A Winter Workout? Squash the Competition

GQ Magazine: Need A Winter Workout? Squash the Competition

Article courtesy of GQ Magazine. by Noah Davis When you hear the phrase “cold-weather squash, ” you may think of a roasted and buttered gourd. But the winter months are actually the ideal time to catch the indoor racquet-sport fever (no, seriously!) that’s sweeping the country. The days of preppy old Finn Mortimer IV battling [...]

December 5, 2014 Squash Media Adult, News, Participate, Squash in the Media 0

Ed Chilton Honored With Inaugural Men’s Sportsmanship Award

Ed Chilton Honored With Inaugural Men’s Sportsmanship Award

The 2014 Delaware Investments U.S. Open celebrated Character in Sports Day in grand style. [...]

October 16, 2014 Squash Media Adult, News, U.S. Open 0