Community

Community Affiliate Highlight: Free Clinics and Sobhy Sister Exhibition Reinvigorate Cleveland Community Activity

Urban Squash Cleveland—a US Squash Community Affiliate Network facility—has returned to full programming for the first time since March 2020 this fall and has reinvigorated activity with a PSA tournament, Sobhy sister exhibition and...

Arlen Specter US Squash Center Hosts Grand Opening Celebration

The Arlen Specter US Squash Center held an official grand opening celebration Saturday, October 2, 2021 in Philadelphia. The ceremony, held during the 2021 U.S. Open Squash Championships presented by Truist, formally unveiled the world’s...

Replay: Specter Center Grand Opening Ceremony

The Arlen Specter US Squash Center Grand Opening Ceremony took place during the 2021 U.S. Open Squash Championships presented by Truist Saturday, October 2, in Philadelphia. Watch a full replay of the broadcast above.

Virginia Squash Joins Community Affiliate Network

Virginia Squash with long term access for its programs at two public squash facilities—the Downtown Richmond YMCA and the Massad Family YMCA in Fredericksburg—has become the ninth US Squash Community Affiliate. Ten years ago, Virginia...

At the Threshold of a New Community Era

Reflections from the Chair, Soo Venkatesan – September 2021 September marks remembrance and transitions. I hope you are enjoying a return to familiar routines and communities and adapting to the challenges of ongoing uncertainty. The...

Harlem’s SL Green StreetSquash Center Joins US Squash Community Affiliate Network

US Squash has announced the SL Green StreetSquash Center – located in Harlem, New York City – as the sixth facility to be accredited as an official US Squash Community Affiliate. StreetSquash has been on...

California Secretary of State and San Diego Mayor Open Access Youth Academy Community Center

The Access Youth Academy Community Center, located in San Diego, CA, formally opened during a ceremony on Saturday, July 17, headlined by Dr. Shirley N. Weber, California Secretary of State, and Todd Gloria, San...

US Squash Celebrates LGBTQ+ Pride Month

June marks LGBTQ+ Pride Month around the world and is a time to celebrate LGBTQ+ people and diversity, remember the history of the LGBTQ+ rights movement, and continued advocacy for LGBTQ+ equal rights and...

Newport County YMCA Joins US Squash Community Affilliate Network

US Squash has announced the Newport County YMCA (NCYMCA) in Rhode Island, as the sixth facility to be accredited as an official US Squash Community Affiliate. In one of the most intentional investments by a...

“Specter Center, You Belong” Campaign: Memberships Set to Launch June 1 

The Arlen Specter US Squash Center will begin offering memberships on June 1, 2021 as it invites families to be a part of the world’s largest community squash center. Whether you are already an active squash player or...