From the CEO

Message From the CEO: August 2021 Update

More than six months have passed since my last direct message to the community. Perhaps I didn’t want to jinx anything since it appeared we were making very steady progress towards returning to...

Health and Well-Being

Squash is more than a sport, it’s a community. It’s about family, and fun. The sport uniquely spans generations, genders, and cultures, and gains strength from its inclusivity. It’s also about competition, fitness, and...

New Look

We hope you’ve noticed our new look. We are pleased to have rolled out the updated US Squash website earlier this month, now at www.ussquash.org. On the site you will experience a cleaner presentation, fresh...

A Message From the CEO

  These are serious times. And this is a time to be clear and unequivocal – US Squash stands with all of the individuals and organizations that have condemned the brutal and persistent racially motivated violence and injustice...

Considering US Squash’s Forward Plans

  Eighty days ago US Squash shut down nearly all of our programs due to the novel coronavirus. I am proud of the US Squash staff for their flexibility and professionalism, and thankful to the...

Goals

Muhammad Ali is known to have said, “What keeps me going is goals.” At the World Masters hosted at UVA’s McArthur Squash Center, nearly 800 competitors gathered to test their mettle against each other, and...

Summer Break?

As we take a deep breath after the 2018-2019 season, I get a chance to reflect on the progress we’ve made. I’m extremely proud and appreciative of our staff and their nearly tireless efforts...

Competing for Equality

I grew up less than an hour from Seneca Falls, NY where the 1848 Women’s Rights Convention took place. There, Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony led the issuance a Declaration of Sentiments...

US Junior Squash Update

Junior Players, Parents, and Coaches At the last JCT in Boston our Director of Junior Development, Harry Smith, and I hosted a few “Junior Squash Symposiums” for parents (the report out is posted here).  These...

Calling It Like It Is

Chest in pain, gasping for air, muscles aching, palms sweaty, and my gut so hollow I feel I could be sick at any moment. Tough five-gamer, right? No, this is how I used to feel...