Again taking place in Manchester the nationals is for all senior age groups up to Over 75 events. John Smith from Newbiggin made his comeback to competition after surgery last year and made it to the semi-finals of the O65 event losing out to top seed Philip Ayton. Steve Calvert […]
Northern Squash Club hosted it’s yearly junior open event with a very strong 100+ entry dominated by local players. The event was an England Squash sanctioned Bronze level with national ranking points up for grabs. Northumbrian players dominated the winning 6 of the 8 events. The u17 events were won […]
Played on March 10th/11th. Venue – Fairways Lodge, Lancashire. A top 2 finish would keep team in division One, relegation if not!! Team – DAVE BARNETT, JON TATE, LIAM GUTCHER, MATT SAMPSON, JON EVANS and CHRIS CLINTON. First match was against hosts Lancashire. The first 2 strings were shared with […]
COUNTY JUNIORS EXCEL AGAIN AT ENGLISH CLOSED The English Junior Closed took place in Surrey from 2nd-4th March. It is the 3rd major junior event of the season with only the best players in the country competing. As in the previous British Closed and British Open events Northumbrias juniors had […]
Jon Evans recently defended his Welsh O50 title, he had been injured which prevented him competing at the recent British National Champs but recovered just in time and didn’t drop a game on the way to a convincing victory.
Andrew Staley successfully defended the RAF squash champs he won for the first time last year. Staley spent 7 months of last year in Afghanistan but got back in time to get into form for the tournament. The event was played at RAF Halton, Staley was seeded 2 but beat the […]