PSA Foundation Inspires Next Gen by Introducing 500 children to squash during The Manchester Open

This year’s Manchester Squash Open will see the PSA Foundation, the registered charity of the Professional Squash Association, look to inspire and engage with the next generation of players by hosting a series of workshops with children from 12 schools across the Greater Manchester area.   As a newly selected Olympic sport, due to make […]

Women In Coaching Fund supports 14 more women to become leaders in squash! 

“This course opens more opportunities to me, worldwide, not only in Egypt.” Tweet The next round of the Women In Coaching Fund got underway in Egypt alongside the prestigious Black Ball Open!   Supported by the Women In Coaching Fund, this qualification empowers women to be leaders and mentors within their squash communities.  PSA Foundation’s Women […]

Stress Awareness Month 2024

Stress Awareness Month raises awareness of the causes and cures for our modern-day stress epidemic. It is the time when we have an opportunity for an open conversation on the impact of stress. The month is a key time to talk about stress, and its effects and open up about our mental and emotional state […]

Over £27k raised from the 24 hour Squash Challenge for The PSA Foundation and Brain and Behaviour Research Foundation!

Previous Next Bath and Racket Club completed their 24hr Squash challenge raising over £27k for The PSA Foundation and The Brain and Behaviour Research Foundation (directing funds specifically towards Schizophrenia Research). Former World Number Ones  Nick Matthew and James Willstrop as well as World Number 15 Satomi Watanabe also got involved with the challenge! Thank […]

More Than Just A Ranking: Saskia Beinhard

https://youtu.be/2SD_ZU2imqs More Than Just A Ranking is a series where we get a personal insight into squash players about more than just who they are on court  In the latest episode, we speak with German player Saskia Beinhard- about how she got into squash, squash in Germany and her military background.    “So I’m Saskia […]

More Than Just A Ranking- Sarah Jane Perry 

https://youtu.be/UXTFzYryO44 More Than Just A Ranking is a series where we get a personal insight into squash players about more than just who they are on court. In the latest episode, we speak with England Squash legend Sarah Jane Perry about how she got into squash, who motivated her to become a professional, and the […]

Squash Community Celebrates International Women’s Day 2024 

International Women’s Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating women’s equality. The PSA Foundation are proud to champion women and girls of all levels in squash, a core part of our work is empowering them […]

Cairo to host free World Squash Coaching course for women

https://youtu.be/C84gRDsa0uM Next month, Cairoʼs Black Ball Sporting Club will host a subsidised women-only World Squash Coaching course. The course, which will be led by World Squash Tutor Ashraf Hanafi and World Squash Level 2 Coach and Level 1 Tutor Trainee Omneya Abdel Kawy, and funded by the PSA Foundation, will see 20 women complete the […]

More Than Just A Ranking: Marina Stefanoni

https://youtu.be/2BUi2hC8tPs More Than Just A Ranking is a series where we get a personal insight into squash players about more than just who they are on court. In this episode, we speak with rising star Marina Stefanoni about college squash in the US and her hopes for her squash career. “I’ve been playing since I […]

Squash For Development News: February 2024

https://youtu.be/IpzF4t_Dq1M?si=srsdS3t6CnNSMISD Welcome to the first edition of our Squash for Development newsletter. Organisations around the world that are using squash, academic tutoring, nutrition support and much more to help underserved populations around the world. As the charitable arm of the PSA Tour, we partner with these non-profit programs and provide resources and support they otherwise […]