Activities and events
A home Commonwealth Games provides a unique opportunity to inspire potential players and engage new audiences. By ensuring your club or venue offers a range of activities, you can make the most of the potential increased interest in squash.
Providing the right type of activity for new players is essential; a thriving club is one that has something on offer for all types of player.
Beginners activities - ideas
- Squash 101 – group, beginner friendly squash
- Squash Girls Can - female-only group beginner friendly squash sessions
- Squash 57 - any group, beginner friendly, social Squash 57 activity.
- Squash Stars - a new junior programme aimed at 5 - 11 year olds
- Mixed Ability Squash 57 - a new inclusive programme that aims to attract people with disabilities or long-term conditions to the sport.
Getting these programmes set up now so that they’re established will make it easier for players inspired by Birmingham 2022 to get involved.
Win a £500 voucher
You can be in with a chance of winning one of 12 £500 vouchers from PDH Sports. Simply add your sessions to the England Squash app and show them on the squash finder so potential players can find your sessions and contact you about getting started.
- Simply add the sessions your club / venue is running between 25th July and 31st August.
- Sessions must be added by 22nd July.
- Every club / venue with a session added between those dates will enter the prize draw.
View full Terms and Conditions.
How to add sessions?
- Coaches and leaders can go to 101.englandsquash.com
- Log in with your England Squash website details
- Go to 'sessions' and add your session by inputting the details
- Don’t forget to select show on squash finder
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Join in the celebrations
The Commonwealth Games is a time to celebrate squash and a great opportunity to get your members and players together. Here are some ways to rally players at the club and in your community:
- Create social squash opportunities through match events that get all play players of all abilities together.
- Stream Birmingham 2022 live squash matches at the club and invite players down.
- Have themed events for junior players with teams representing Commonwealth nations.
- Have themed food on offer around the Commonwealth countries.
- Reach out to new communities, partner with new groups, provide introductory offers.