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Squash NZ Has Clear Future Ahead With Mobile Glass Court

Thursday, 7 July 2022, 10:31 am | Squash New Zealand

NZCT has awarded $60,000 to NZ Squash to provide a mobile glass court with a goal is to increase the number of squash participants in their legacy programmes based around international events over the next few years. This includes a particular emphasis ... More >>

Big International Squash Tournament Comes To New Zealand

Monday, 7 March 2022, 12:31 pm | Squash New Zealand

The biggest squash tournament in the nation’s history will be held later this year with the New Zealand Open men’s and women’s PSA World Tour Silver event to take place in Tauranga 7-13 November. The New Zealand Open will be another huge ... More >>

2023 Men's World Team Squash Championships Awarded To New Zealand

Tuesday, 21 December 2021, 7:33 pm | Squash New Zealand

Paul Coll More good news for squash on the back on Paul Coll becoming the first foreign male player to win a major tournament in Egypt with victory at the Black Ball Open over world No 1 Ali Farag this morning. New Zealand has been awarded the ... More >>

Squash NZ Thrilled With Increase In HPSNZ Funding

Friday, 17 December 2021, 12:42 pm | Squash New Zealand

Squash New Zealand is pleased to confirm an increase in High Performance Sport New Zealand funding which will assist the sport and its players to reach higher levels around the world and domestically as well. The latest funding means three main areas ... More >>

Squash NZ Sign With New Local Apparel Supplier Featuring Paul Coll And Squash Specific Designs

Friday, 15 October 2021, 5:32 pm | Squash New Zealand

Squash New Zealand is getting behind a local brand which truly gives back to the sport. Iwi Athletica is the new official apparel supplier to Squash NZ with squash specific designs and worn by New Zealand’s own British Open champion Paul Coll ... More >>

Former All Blacks Use Squash For Fitness And Competition

Monday, 13 September 2021, 12:18 pm | Squash New Zealand

Squash is proving to be an ideal opportunity for everyone to keep fit, and social as well especially those who have excelled in other sports. More >>

New Zealand No.3 Squash Player Moving To UK To Follow In Paul Coll's Footsteps

Tuesday, 31 August 2021, 6:05 pm | Squash New Zealand

Following the success of Paul Coll at the British Squash Open last week, New Zealand’s number three ranked player, Lwamba Chileshe is heading to the UK to take the next step in his career. Ranked at 105 in the world Chileshe, 22 has had a good domestic ... More >>

Ex All Black Lends His Support To World Squash Day

Thursday, 19 August 2021, 3:35 pm | Squash New Zealand

There’s plenty of support in New Zealand behind World Squash Day 2021 as an ideal opportunity for the sport as well as the community to become more inclusive and also raise awareness and funds for the Mental Health Foundation More >>

Squash In New Zealand Set To Give Back To The Community

Monday, 26 July 2021, 7:19 pm | Squash New Zealand

World Squash Day 2021 is getting closer with the sport in New Zealand keen to show it has plenty of depth and community spirit on and off the court. On the back of international success by Paul Coll and Joelle King, squash has plenty of popularity ... More >>

Top Squash Hits Auckland With Australians Competing For Titles

Thursday, 27 May 2021, 5:30 am | Squash New Zealand

The waiting is over for New Zealand squash players as they get to face new opposition after a year of domestic tournaments and opponents. Most of Australia’s best players are taking the court this week in New Zealand for the Barfoot & Thompson ... More >>

Squash PSA Summer Series Makes Welcome Return

Wednesday, 16 December 2020, 10:58 am | Squash New Zealand

  A real opportunity for professional players around the country as Squash Auckland and Squash NZ have confirmed the PSA Summer Series will be back for a second season in 2021. The series had a successful debut in 2021 with capacity tournaments ... More >>

Kiwi Squash Players Miss Out As World Junior Champs Cancelled

Monday, 6 April 2020, 9:07 am | Squash New Zealand

Unfortunate news for the squash world that due to the Coronavirus pandemic, the WSF (World Squash Federation) and Squash Australia have regretfully agreed to cancel the WSF World Junior Championships that had been scheduled to take place in July ... More >>

Kiwis Win First Junior Squash Test Over Australia

Friday, 12 April 2019, 10:36 am | Squash New Zealand

New Zealand has won the opening Test of the Executive Travel Junior Squash trans-Tasman series against at the Remuera Rackets Club in Auckland. More >>

Tauranga Wins Right To Host Prestigious World Event in 2021

Thursday, 7 March 2019, 5:36 pm | Squash New Zealand

The city of Tauranga has won the bid to host the World Squash Federation Men’s Team Championship in 2021. More >>

Rising Star And Japanese Player Win Auckland Open Titles

Tuesday, 5 March 2019, 9:34 am | Squash New Zealand

A successful few weeks for Ryo Kobayashi from Japan and Palmerston North’s Kaitlyn Watts as they won their respective Auckland Squash Open titles. Held at the Remuera Rackets club with some of the largest sized draws in recent times. Both players had ... More >>

Auckland Champs One Of The Best And Biggest For Many Years

Wednesday, 27 February 2019, 9:56 am | Squash New Zealand

The 2019 Auckland Open and PSA Satellite tournament is being held at Remuera Rackets Club this weekend with a number of top players from around New Zealand and a number of internationals from Japan, Korea, Australia and India at well. More >>

Finding The Next Commonwealth Games Stars

Thursday, 4 October 2018, 12:53 pm | Squash New Zealand

It’s a sport of fitness and precision….and squash is on a high in New Zealand thanks to the medal haul of three gold and one bronze at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games earlier this year with Joelle King the New Zealand teams top athlete. More >>

Professional Squash Hits Auckland This Week

Thursday, 28 June 2018, 9:55 am | Squash New Zealand

The PSA pro squash tour around New Zealand comes to a conclusion in Auckland this week with the US$10,000 men’s Squash XL Open in Auckland which features a wide variety of players including a couple of rising stars More >>

Commonwealth Games Medal Winners Aiming For Titles

Thursday, 14 June 2018, 12:39 pm | Squash New Zealand

It’s a rare opportunity seeing New Zealand’s Commonwealth Games athletes competing against each other in their own nation. However starting tomorrow at the national squash championships in Auckland six of the seven players from the Kiwi team which ... More >>

Plenty of Talent In New Zealand Squash Teams To India

Friday, 1 June 2018, 12:14 pm | Squash New Zealand

A large contingent of New Zealand’s rising squash players have been confirmed for the men’s and women’s world junior individual champs followed by the biennial men’s world junior team championships next month in Chennai, India. More >>