Northumbrialand Men’s over 55’s are the National Champions 2017 A report by Bobby Backhand Howdy squash pardners. Hey I was at Pontefract last weekend (25th /26th March) watching our local lads in the Finals of the National O-55’s County Competition Event Matches. There were 4 teams in the semi’s – […]
Northumbria Squash take the honours in Wales Northumbria squash had two representatives in the Welsh Masters Squash Championship at Rhwibina club, Cardiff last weekend. The longsocks brigade of Adrian Alderton (Hexham) and Jon Evans (Tynemouth) competed in the over 60’s and over 55’s competitions. Jon Evans the current Northumbria O55 […]
The Northumbria Masters County Closed is played every January and is open to all Northumbrian Masters players. A player is eligible to play in a Masters County Closed if he has reached the specified age by the notified formal Start Date of the event.
NEWCASTLE squash hotshot Derek Collins has helped England to a glorious win in the Over 65s Home Internationals tournament. Collins, of Northern Squash Club in Gosforth, won the crucial match against Scottish No 1 Jim Dougal (9-3, 9-4, 10-8) to turn a 2-0 lead into an unassailable 3-0 advantage in […]
The Northumberland Masters Squash 19/20th March 2011 The competition was held for the 5th year at the Northumberland Club and this year, the prizes were sponsored by Whitfields Building Services Ltd. For the Mens 045 and the combined 050/55 draws, a monrad system of 8 players in each group ensured […]
Again this years Nationals took place in Manchester in February and there were many Northumbrians who made the journey to compete. CAROLE PAGE was the most successful in winning the womens 0ver 45 event. Page was tested in all 3 matches with 3-1 wins in the quarters and semis. The […]
The World Masters Squash Championships took place in Cologne, Germany from 23rd-28th August. KEN JOHNSON from Newbiggin is a very experienced Masters competitor, he was seeded 3 in the over 65 event. Johnson fulfilled his seeding reaching the semi-final where he lost to Englands Christopher John Ansell the eventual winner. […]
Held at the Northumberland Club 3&4th October. A mixed age event comprising 16 players with John Smith the oldest competitor at over 65 to Jason Follin at just 40 the youngest. As we all know, experience goes a long way in helping to win a squash match and John Smith […]