Masters News

Refereeing Course Sept 2017

We’ve had various requests from our players that we arrange a refereeing course so we’ve arranged a day long course that will take place in Fitzwilliam from 10am until 4pm on Saturday 16th September.

It’s the first course that has been run in a while so please support it.


Sandycove Masters Open 2017 - Entries

The annual Sandycove Masters Open takes place from 25th – 30th September in Sandycove Squash Club. The emphasis of this tournament is on the social side, but is always an early indication on season form!

The number of matches will be dependent on the number of entries. Contact Liam Daly for more info and entry on 086 3988069.

Vets Interpros 2011 - TShirt

Sporting memorabilia has always been big business. Olympic medals have been known to change hands for millions of dollars in the past.

But have you ever wondered how much is a Leinster Squash Vets t-shirt worth? From the 2011 Interpros, no less. Well, we’ll soon find out as one has been listed on Ebay.

Or more to the point… who is the seller?? Expect a flurry of bids any day now.


Old Belvedere/Goodbody Championship and Handicap Tournament 2016 - Entries

ob_squash_final_w_banner_lgEntries are now being accepted for the above tournament which consists of 4 sections. Attractive prizes and a novel Handicap tournament where you can play people at different levels and everyone has a chance to win – together with a social evening in the Old Belvedere Rugby Club on finals night.


  1. Championship for Premier and Division 1 Players will run from Thu 5th to Sat 7th January
  2. Ladies Handicap will run from Tue 3rd to Sat 7th Jan
  3. Mens Handicap will run from Thu 29th Dec till Sat 7th Jan and
  4. Vets Handicap will run from Thu 29th Dec till Sat 7th Jan

Entries can be made online on the Tournament Software website or directly to Brian Mc Nally at 086 852 8727 or



Leinster Masters Open 2016 - Results

Leinster Squash Logo Transparent Background 421x500The Leinster Masters Tournament was held in Fitzwilliam LTC on the 4th and 5th November 2016. There were 77 entries over 12 age categories and the full results can be seen on the Tournament Software website.

Photos show Pat Hurley – President Fitzwilliam LTC – presenting prizes to the Winners and Runners Up.

Joan Gorham
Joan Gorham – Winner Ladies O50

Dympna Reardon
Dympna Reardon – Runner Up Ladies O50

Patricia Ryan
Patricia Ryan – Runner Up Ladies O35/40

Johnny Donovan – Runner Up Mens O65

Ger Cassidy
Ger Cassidy – Runner Up Mens O55 B

Kyran Hurley
Kyran Hurley – Winner Mens O60

Brian Lalor
Brian Lalor – Winner Mens O45

Stephen Fasenfeld
Stephen Fasenfeld – Runner Up Mens O45

Gerry Callanan
Gerry Callanan – Winner Mens O50

Shaun Mc Kee
Shaun Mc Kee – Runner Up Mens O50

Nigel Peyton (Winner) and Ronan Peyton (Runner Up)
Nigel Peyton (Winner) and Ronan Peyton (Runner Up) – Mens O35

Nick Staunton (Winner) and Dara O'Flynn (Runner Up)
Nick Staunton (Winner) and Dara O’Flynn (Runner Up) – Mens O40

Frank Fahey
Frank Fahey – Winner Mens O65 B

David Fergusson – Runner Up Mens O65 B

Brian Mc Nally
Brian Mc Nally – Winner Mens O70

Brian Williams
Brian Williams – Runner Up Mens O70

Leinster Masters 2016 - Entries

Leinster Squash Logo Transparent Background 421x500The Leinster Masters Squash Tournament is being held from 4th to 5th Nov 2016 in Fitzwilliam LTC and Mount Pleasant Squash Club.

Mens sections are from Over 35 to Over 65 (and Over 70 if we can get the numbers).

Ladies sections are from Over 40 to Over 60 (again depending on number of entries).

On-line entry is available here.


Sandycove Masters Open 2016 - Entries

sandycove_logoEntry is now open for the annual pre-season warm-up tournament – the Sandycove Masters Open. Matches will start on Monday 26th September with the finals on Saturday 1st October. The competition is open to anyone who played in Division 2 last year, it costs €15 to enter and will be limited to 16 players.

Entries and queries to Liam Daly (086 3988069) by Wed 21st September.

There will be a social event in The Club, Dalkey after the last match on the Saturday night, with prize-giving, drinks and finger food.


Irish Masters Open 2016 - Results

irish_squashA great weekend of masters squash was staged at Fitzwilliam last weekend while the ‘youngsters’ in the men’s over 35s and over 40s played at Sunday’s Well club in Cork City.

Congrats to our Leinster winners:

  • Dara O’Flynn (men o40s) Fitzwilliam
  • Brian Lalor (men o45s) The Curragh
  • Kyran Hurley (men o60s) The Curragh
  • Evelyn Hanrahan (ladies 060s) Aer Lingus

Detailed results can be found on the Tournament Software web pages as in the links in my previous post. Thanks to all of the organisers and hosts.

Irish Masters Open 2016 - Entries

irish_squashThe Irish Open Masters takes place at Fitzwilliam on 11th to 13th March. You can enter online on Tournament Software. The deadline for entry is 4th March.

The Over-35s and Over-40s Masters Open take place at Sunday’s Well in Cork City on the 11th and 12th of March. You can enter online on Tournament Software. The deadline for entry is Sunday 6th March.

Ulster Masters Open 2016 - Entries

photoUlster Masters Open, Friday 12th and Saturday 13th February 2016. For those travelling we have managed to negotiate a great rate at the Wellington Park Hotel but this is for a limited time only, please contact Michele for the relevant booking code.

You can enter online now here: Tournament Software.