Our Juniors News ...
Four players at Inter Counties
Congratulations to the four local players who have been selected to play for North Wales this weekend in Sheffield at the English Junior Inter Counties weekend (9 / 10 - November).
5th place for Josh at Nationals
Huge congratulations to Josh Davies on a fantastic fifth place finish at the 2019 Dunlop British Junior Championships (October 31 - November 3), a European Gold Sanctioned event.
We take a break from our regular Junior Coaching sessions this week, during Half Term, and will return again on Monday, 4 November.
Squad 2 Training
During the October Half Term, nine of our junior players have been invited to attend a Wales Squash Academy 2 Training Session at Deeside LC - Tueday 29 October 10.00 am until 3.30 pm.
The first of three WSRB Training Nights, took place at the Club on 27 September; there will be another in October and December.
Our future stars !
In our beginners group at the Club's Junior Coaching Programme, which started again this month, we have three players to watch for the future, Eve, Kian and Lainey - all very keen and willing to learn and develop their game.
Our First Group
Going for Gold
Three of our juniors, Josh Davies, Will and Jamie Silvester, played in the South West Gold - Millfield Junior Open 2019 at Millfield School, Street, Nr Glastonbury, Somerset, over the weekend 19-21 September.
Welsh Junior Open
Best of luck to three of our juniors [Josh Davies, Will and Jamie Silvester] who played in the Welsh Junior Open Championships (a European Event) at Cardiff, over the weekend 6-8 September.
A new season commences
The Club's new season of Juniors Coaching started on 2 September, at the usual times, with the coaching team looking forward to continued improvement at all levels, through some hard work and great competition.
Welcome ... Leroy
Tom's stepping up
Well done to young Tom Willis on being selected to join Greg Tippings, Wales Squash High Performance Coach, to the Wales Under 11s and 13s one day Squad at Carmarthen on 17 August.
Squad Training for Tom
Fingers crossed ...
To all of our Juniors who are awaiting their exam results this month, we wish you well.
End of Season for Juniors
Our final Juniors Coaching session of the 2018-19 programme took place on 15 July.
Coaching Group 1 Coaching Group 2 Coaching Group 3 Coaching Group 4
Brothers in Merseyside winning ways
Congratulations to Will and Jamie Silvester on a superb weekend of success at the Merseyside Junior Open Tournament, held at Liverpool Cricket Club on 13 July.
Will and Jamie take on Merseyside !
We're searching for new talent ...
Following on from their Squash Wales Level 1 Coaching Award Course at the Club on 16 February, five of our juniors, who qualified, gave up two days to support Club Coaches Jim and Mark at the Penygelli School (Coedpoeth) Well Being Week on 1 and 3 July.
Penygelli Primary School - Day 1 Penygelli Primary School - Day 2
Our boys on top at Gwynedd Junior Open
It was a trip worthwhile as our juniors took part in The 2019 Gwynedd Junior Open at Bangor on 8 June.
Winners at 2019 Gwynedd Junior Open Age Group Winners at 2019 Gwynedd JO
Wales at ETC
Wales were off to a great start in the Under 15s European Team Championships at Eindhoven (9 to 12 May) with straight wins against both Russia and Hungary.
Wales Under 15s at Eindhoven
Another honor for Josh
Further congratulations go to Josh Davies on his selection to represent Wales in the Under 15s European Team Championships from 9 to 12 May in Eindhoven.
Jamie, Josh & Dan in Dublin
To representyour country is a huge honour and three of our juniors achieved that in playing for Wales [5 - 7 April] at the Juniors 5 Nations Mixed Team Championships in Dublin.
Wales Under 13s and 15s at Dublin Welsh and Proud
Our final coaching session will take place on Monday, 8 April, prior to the Easter School Holidays.
Moreton Hall Girls excel at Nationals
"I could not be prouder of my Moreton Hall Sport U5 Squash Team today: they achieved fifth place in the Plate of the England Squash KS4 National Schools Squash Championships in Nottingham, which puts us into 13th place in the country ! Not bad for our first ever Nationals and 1 hour a week of practice !" - Hannah Davies, Team Coach (21 March 2019).
Poppy's a new Level 1 Coach
One of our recently qualified juniors Poppy, who took part in the Wales Squash Level 1 Coaching Award at the Club on 16 February, took on three of our beginners at the Junior Coaching session on 18 March.
Brothers win at Bethesda
Congratulations to brothers, Tom and Ethan Willis on their success at the Eryri Squash Development Event, held at Bethesda on 9 March.
Moreton Hall Team into thee Plate Final
The Moreton Hall Team have made it to National Schools Squash Competition Plate Finals which will be held on 21 March.
A talented package ...
Special delivery at the Club this month, young Jamie arrived in a box !
Juniors League success
Despite it being Half Term, we had a great turnout for the re-arranged North - Mid Wales Juniors League at the Club on 2 March.
Three selected to play for Wales
Congratulations to three of our players on their selection to play for Wales in Dublin over the weekend 5 to 7 April.
Half Term break
The Junior Coaching Programme takes a break for Half Term and starts up again on Monday, 4 March at the usual times.
Juniors League postponed
The North - Mid Juniors League that was scheduled for 23 February has been put back a week to Saturday, 2 March; this due to non availability of players during Half Term week !
North Wales with the best in UK
The North Wales Boys Under 17 Team finished Runners-up in the England Squash Junior Inter Counties Weekend at the impressive Nottingham University Squash Centre over 22 - 24 February.
Moreton Hall Team doing well ...
The Moreton Hall Team did well at Cheltenham Girls College on 13 February, playing as part of the National Schools Squash Competition and, subject to results elsewhere, may have made it through to the Plate Final.
Introducing ... Logan
At our coaching session held on 4 February, our young beginner, Kian, brought along his friend Logan ; we hope this will be the start of something good for them both as they develop their game.
Fun in the snow
The girls from Moreton Hall School braved the elements on 30 January for their regular coaching session - playing inside and out !
One day .... ?
At our regular Juniors Coaching Programme on 28 January, three of the youngsters were dreaming of one day playing for Wales - wouldn't that be great.
A busy weekend for some of our juniors
The last weekend of January was a busy one for some - on Saturday we hosted the North - Mid Wales Juniors League; on Sunday it was the APC at Newtown and, on Monday, we held our regular Juniors Coaching Programme at the Club -
Junior Coaching to start again
Best wishes to all of the Juniors as they develop their game in 2019.
Dunlop British Junior Open
We had juniors who train / play at the Club competing in the first major event of 2019, the Dunlop British Junior Open Tournament which took place in Birmingham from 2 to 6 January.
Juniors Christmas Tournament
Our annual festive event, the Juniors Christmas Tournament took place on 17 December.
It's Gold for Layna and Silver for brothers ...
Congratulations to Club players taking who took the honours at the South Wales Junior Open over the weekend 1-2 December.
North - Mid Wales Juniors League
In the final series of matches this year, we had an excellent day of competition in the North-Mid Wales Juniors League, held at Brymbo on 1 December.
Eye Protection - our Policy
At the start of another season and a new Junior Coaching Programme, it is important for everyone to understand the Club's approach to Eye Protection - a policy which is also adopted by Wales Squash & Racketball (WSRB).
Child Safety & Equity
The Squash Club fully supports and welcomes the work of its National Governing Body, Wales Squash & Racketball in the area of child safety and, as such, members and parents may be interested to see their Policy & Procedures in Squash Impementation Plan (July 2013) -
The Wrexham Brymbo Squash Club Committee is keen to ensure all matters within the Club are treated with respect and fairness and, as such, have now formally acknowledged and adopted the Wales Squash & Racketball Model Equity Policy.
To view the Equity Policy, click on the link -
Acceptable Behaviour ....
Finally, all are reminded of the Club's Acceptable Behaviour Code for our Junior Members; this is particularly important when a Junior is selected to represent our Club in a match or at an Area Performance Centre (APC).