Coaching Resources

Coaches are the driving force behind the growth of squash in the United States. US Squash supports club teaching professionals, scholastic coaches and other coaching constituencies through the Squash Professionals Affiliate and Certification programs, while also providing software tools that allow coaches to maximize their own programming needs.

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US Squash to Host Monthly Community Squash Info Sessions

US Squash will host monthly virtual information sessions on the Community Initiative and the momentum building around community squash nationally. All members of the squash community interested in learning more about these programs, including how facilities can become a part of the Community Affiliate Network, are welcome to join the virtual meeting. The sessions will be moderated by Barrett Takesian, US Squash Senior Advisor for Community Programs. Calls will be held the third Friday of...

US Squash Hosts Community Squash Town Hall

US Squash hosted a virtual town hall on December 16 to highlight recent developments in community squash. Leaders from organizations across the country and US Squash staff discussed the US Squash Community Initiative and how Community Affiliate Network programs will dramatically increase access to the sport in the coming years. Watch a replay of the town hall above. Panelists included: Barrett Takesian: Senior Advisor for Community Programs, US Squash; President & Senior Executive Director, Portland...

Applications Now Open for Community Affiliate Network

US Squash has released additional details on the Community Affiliate Network and is now welcoming applications. In the coming year, US Squash will add dozens of Community Affiliates across the country, pioneering a model that will bring the sport to thousands of new players and strengthen the social fabric of our communities. Building off a strong foundation of traditional club and school-based models, squash communities of the future will be grown around multi-purpose facilities which...

US Squash Announces Phased Resumption of Accredited Competition

Accredited US Squash competitions will open for registration over the coming weeks in coordination with the community and local facilities. The phased resumption of competitive play prioritizes safety and fairness, and will continue to evolve with changes in local, state and federal guidelines and based on feedback from the squash community. During the summer and fall, squash facilities started to open with limited options for play. The allowed types of participation have now expanded in...

US Squash Announces Access Youth Academy as Third Community Affiliate

US Squash has announced Access Youth Academy, located in San Diego, California, as the third facility – and the first on the West Coast – to be accredited as an official US Squash Community Affiliate. As a Community Affiliate, Access Youth Academy (Access) joins Portland Community Squash and Atlanta Community Squash – first announced in August of 2020 and November of 2019, respectively – and will be followed by the Arlen Specter US Squash Center,...

US Squash Provides Return to Play and Competition Update

As Labor Day marks the transition into fall, squash facilities around the U.S. continue to reopen to limited types of play. Concurrently, US Squash is working with representatives from across the community to plan for a gradual return to competition over the coming months in a phased approach. The US Squash COVID-19 resources pageaggregates the most current information and guidelines. These resources include the latest news, a squash opening status by state interactive map, community...