Position Vacant – Leinster Junior Administrator

25th Sep 2017 (agillespie)

Leinster Squash are looking to fill the position of Junior Administrator. This voluntary position will sit on the council and help drive the development of junior squash within the province.



Suggested tasks for the administrator might include:

  • forming a junior sub-committee
  • liaising with Irish Squash and the other junior reps on squash matters
  • having input into rule changes
  • squad selection
  • tournament seeding
  • running the Leinster Junior Open and Closed
  • hosting the Interpros and Nationals
  • listening to feedback from players and parents
  • keeping the Leinster council up to date on junior matters
  • resolving disciplinary issues


Leinster League 2017 – Entries

12th Sep 2017 (agillespie)

The closing date for league entries has now past but we’re still waiting to hear back from a few clubs. Can everyone check with their club and team captains to make sure they’ve entered their team.

And if you haven’t submitted them, please do so asap!

Refereeing Course Sept 2017

5th Sep 2017 (agillespie)

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

31st Aug 2017 (agillespie)

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.

Women Who Squash Sept 2017 – Entries


The “Women Who Squash September 2017 Kick-off” tournament is now taking entries.

This event is a one day event on Saturday, 9th September, so plan on at least three matches throughout the day. There are four divisions – Ladies A, B, C, and Masters (for the more mature ladies among us). Entry fee is €25 which will include lunch and a goody bag.

The event will take place in Sutton on their five courts.

Any questions, please let me know. I’m looking forward to seeing some old and new faces!

Entry via Tournament Software.

Curragh Open 2017 – Entries

14th Aug 2017 (agillespie)

The first senior competition of the new season is now open for entries. The Curragh Open takes place on 22nd-24th September and has Mens A/B/C and Ladies A categories.

Entry via Tournament Software.


Mount Pleasant Junior Open 2017 – Entries

27th Jul 2017 (agillespie)
This year’s Mount Pleasant Junior Mixed Open takes place on 2nd and 3rd September. Unlike other tournaments in the calendar, this tournament sees players grouped on ability rather than age groups. This ensures more competitive matches and a positive experience for participants.
Entry now open on the Tournament Software website.

Deirdre Wins at the 21st World Transplant Games

28th Jun 2017 (agillespie)

Congratulations to Deirdre Faul (Old Belvedere) on winning squash gold at the 21st World Transplant Games in Malaga. Deirdre took her 6th consecutive gold in the event yesterday by beating Sandrine Lagree from France.

As well gold in squash she went on to won gold in the 100m breaststroke and then broke the world record to win gold in the 200m breaststroke.

What an achievement – well done Deirdre!

Transplant Ireland
Official tournament website

Sutton Summer Camp 2017

24th Jun 2017 (agillespie)

Sutton are holding adult coaching sessions over the summer to which members and non-members are invited.

They take place over 6 weeks, from 16th July until August 21st. Details are attached.

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Mount Pleasant Summer Camp 2017


Mount Pleasant are holding summer camps again this summer under the guidance of world renowned coaches Ronny Vlassaks and Alex Hodgetts.

Ronny is in Ireland 17th – 21st July

Alex takes over 21st – 25th August

Camps for juniors will be during the day while the adult classes will be held in the evening.

More info and contact details on the attached poster. Early booking is advised.

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