Squash Magazine

Broadbent Steps Down From US Squash After 25 Years of Service and Philanthropy

From Squash Magazineby Chris McClintick Bill Broadbent, the longest serving US Squash Board and Committee member, recently stepped down from his position on the Investment Committee following twenty-five years of service, and a pioneering...

Community Perspectives: Growing Diversity in Squash

From Squash MagazineBy Laura Trevelyan Laura Trevelyan is an award-winning journalist for the BBC, college squash parent and CitySquash board member. Squash in the U.S. is at an inflection point. The reckoning over race in America...

Squash News Cover is a Trip Down Memory Lane

From Squash MagazineBy James Zug Twenty-five years ago, the cover of Squash News, our predecessor magazine, featured fifty-three young athletes. That February 1996 issue was historic. It not only contained what is thought to be...

DeRoy Leads Squash for Forty Years

From Squash MagazineFor forty years, the DeRoy Testamentary Foundation has partnered with the game of squash. The roots of the relationship came in 1978, after the death of Helen DeRoy. She and her husband Alfred...

Outside the Glass: Head-Butt

From Squash MagazineThis month’s episode of Outside The Glass, the squash podcast, is about photographs of a particular encounter, during the first round of the 1994 British Open, between Anthony Hill and Mir Zaman...

Book Review: Lucky, Anil Nayar’s Story

From Squash MagazineLucky: Anil Nayar’s Story—A Portrait of a Legendary Squash Champion By Jean Nayar (New York: Five Rivers Press, 2020). By James Zug Lucky is the biography of one of the top amateurs of the twentieth century....

Egypt Rules the World at Historic Men’s World Teams in DC

From Squash MagazineBy Chris McClintick This past December in Washington, DC, the global pinnacle of men’s team squash, the World Squash Federation’s Men’s World Team Championship, arrived in the United States for the first time...

The U.S. Wins World Championship – The Story of the 1980 World Juniors

From Squash MagazineForty years ago, in March 1980, a half dozen enterprising, young women flew to Sweden for the first-ever World Junior Championships: Patrice McConnell Cornwell, Kat Castle Grant, Karen Kelso, Alicia McConnell, Diana...

Gohar or Go Home: Nouran Gohar and Ali Farag Capture U.S. Open Titles

From Squash MagazineThe finals of the 2019 FS Investments U.S. Open came within a half-inch of duplicating the 2017 edition, with the wife and husband team of Nour El Tayeb & Ali Farag again...

Overseas Student-Athletes and Squash

From Squash MagazineMuggy Mugaseth might be the answer to the trivia question of who was the first international student-athlete to play intercollegiate squash. The cover of Squash: A History of the Game features a photograph...