Linda joined the US Squash Team in August 2022 as the Senior Director of Professional Development and Programming. The former world No. 3 grew up playing squash in England and represented her country over 100 times and she captained the English national team when they won the World Team Championships in 2000. Linda also won 15 PSA titles throughout her 16 year pro career, managing to stay in the top 10 in the world for almost 10 years of that.
Linda is also passionate about coaching and she moved to the U.S. with her husband, fellow squash pro, Laurent Elriani, in 2006. She was the Director of Squash at the Heights Casino in Brooklyn for 15 years. She coached and mentored multiple players of every age and standard and ran many events from the junior events through to the Carol Weymuller Open PSA event. Linda is excited to be part of the future development of squash in the U.S.