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Squash

Squash

Our intramural squash sessions give students and staff the opportunity to play in a fun and friendly atmosphere. Whether you have previous experience or want to learn, it's a great way to get involved.

Weekly sessions

If you’re looking to play squash in a fun, relaxed environment, then our coached sessions are for you. Sessions cater for all abilities and all equipment is provided. You can:

  • play against other members (staff and students)
  • receive coaching from a member of our University Squash Club
  • enter into our monthly social tournaments

This session is free to all Sport and Fitness Centre members, or can be paid for on a weekly basis of £4 per session. Sessions have a limited capacity so you must book your place.

Where and when

  • Tuesday evenings, 17:30 – 19:00
  • Booking essential via NCL Sport app or website

Squash leagues

If you’re looking for something more competitive, then why not join our Intramural squash leagues.

Squash leagues run on a termly basis and are open to all staff and students, with fixtures organised for days and times that suit you.

Multiple divisions with up to 8 players per division means we can cater for several ability levels, with promotion/relegation at the end of each term.

Membership is required in order to join our squash leagues.

Book your place

Booking is essential due to capacity limits and to ensure all sessions comply with NGB guidance during the COVID-19 pandemic. You can book via:

Play It Safe

In order to protect you, other students and our staff we have ensured all Intramural Squash sessions comply with England Squash guidance. Please ensure you follow the guidance in place whilst using the University Sport & Fitness Centre, the coach will ensure you are aware of the specific guidance in place for squash. Before attending you should be aware:

  • you must book your place via our app or website
  • turn up changed and ready to play where possible
  • bring your own water bottle
  • follow the guidance and signage in place around the Sports and Fitness Centre
  • sanitise your hands on entering the building at one of our sanitising stations
  • do not attend if you are unwell or showing signs of COVID-19 symptoms

Find out more

For more information on squash, contact:

Liam Isaac, Sports Development Officer
Telephone: 0191 208 8185
Email: liam.isaac2@ncl.ac.uk