East of Ireland Junior Open 2019 – Entries

15th Oct 2019 (agillespie)

This years East of Ireland Junior Open is now open for entry via the Tournament Software website.

It takes place in Sutton on 25th-27th October and there will be categories for all standards. 

Closing date is 20th October

 

WSF Level 1 Coaching Course 2019 #2 – Entries

14th Oct 2019 (agillespie)
A Club Grade Refereeing Course (World Squash Level 1) will be held in Leinster in November. You can read info and also enrol at https://www.irishsquash.com/referees/ 
 
The course tutor is Joe Ruddy and the venue will be confirmed once we know how many people are attending.
 
Every player, all standards and ages, is encouraged to take this course during this season.
 

Connacht Junior Open 2019 – Entries

12th Sep 2019 (agillespie)

Entry is open for the first junior provincial tournament of the new season, the Connacht Junior Open. It takes place in GLTC on 28th/29th Sept.

See the Tournament Software website for all the details.

 

Curragh Open 2019 – Entries

5th Sep 2019 (agillespie)

Hi all, the first senior tournament of the new season, The Curragh Open, is now open for online entry via the TournamentSoftware website.

It takes place 20th/22nd September in Curragh Squash Club.

 

Sandycove Masters Open 2019 – Entries

22nd Aug 2019 (agillespie)

The annual Sandycove Masters Open takes place again this year from 23rd – 28th September in Sandycove Squash Club, and is open to all Div2-standard players. 

Everyone will get a few matches, as well as a chance to socialise with fellow players before the new season starts. Contact Liam for more info and entry on 086 3988069.

WSF Level 1 Coaching Course 2019 – Entries

29th Jul 2019 (agillespie)

Irish Squash are running another WSF Level 1 Coaching course this month in Dublin. All details are on their website. It’s a four-day course including an assessment, and will be led by Elvy De Costa. It’s open to everyone, and is definitely recommended to players and potential coaches.

 

Irish Squash Refereeing Course 2019 – Qualified

3rd Jul 2019 (agillespie)

Following the WSO Level 1 Refereeing course run by Irish Squash recently, we now have four newly qualified referees in the Leinster. Congratulations to

  • Alan Sheehy Skeffington (LCC)
  • Andrew Gillespie (MP)
  • Noel Storey (ALSAA)
  • Paul Byrne (ALSAA)
  • Paul Conroy (LCC)

There will be another course run soon so if you’re interested in getting an official qualification or just to get a better understanding of the rules, please follow the link on the Irish Squash website. The instructor-led course is followed by an online exam, and would benefit all players regardless of standard and experience.

 

 

Sutton Summer Camp 2019

15th May 2019 (agillespie)

Dates have been released for this years junior summer camps in Sutton.

Week 1: 22nd – 26th July
Week 2: 6th – 9th August
Week 3: 12th – 16th August
Week 4: 19th – 23rd August

Full details are here and early sign-up is recommended

Irish Squash Refereeing Course 2019

8th Apr 2019 (agillespie)
There will be a refereeing course held in each of the provinces in April and May with a view to increasing the number of Club Grade (lvl 1) Referees. In Leinster it will take place on 29th April and 13th May in Leinster CC.

This course is being facilitated by Irish Squash. For more information or or to sign up for the course check www.irishsquash.com/referees

 

Five Nations 2019 – Ireland

3rd Apr 2019 (agillespie)

Good luck to our Leinster players this weekend, who have been selected to represent Ireland in the 5 Nations competition.

Aaron Cullen (BU13), Isabelle Kelly (GU13)

Denis Gilevskiy (BU15), Dylan Moran (BU15), Jack O’Flynn (Bu15), Sean Murphy (BU15), Maria Protsepova (GU15)

These players will represent their country against the best players in England, France, Scotland and Wales. The competition takes place in Sutton LTC, on 5th-7th April, and everyone is welcome to come support, to watch them compete for the 5-Nations title #teamleinster