Entries by Jane Wood

Northern Supports New Racketball League

The Northern has entered a team in a new Squash 57 (racketball) league launched by the North West Counties Squash League.   The team of three players – Gary Nickeas, Nick Chadwick and James Warner – played their first fixture against City of Manchester on Monday 18th November. Despite losing, Nick said: “It was good […]

Seeking a new General Manager for The Northern

The Northern is advertising for a full-time General Manager to be responsible for the overall operation, promotion, and ongoing development of the Club. The Club has undergone significant restructuring over the last couple of years, led by our CEO Jamie White, but the introduction of the new MindBody IT management system marks the final phase […]

County Success for Northern Juniors

Northern juniors dominated the field at the Lancashire County Junior Squash Championships on 29 September. They scooped the Girls’ U-11, U-13 and both Boys’ and Girls’ U-19 titles, plus took the runners-up spots in the Boys’ U-13 and Girls’ U-15 and U-17, along with 3rd and 4th places in four events. “We had a strong […]

Lisa Lifts Silver for England

Club member Lisa Pilkington won a Silver medal for England in the Commonwealth Powerlifting Championships in St John’s, Canada on September 15th – 21st.   Lisa lifted 95kg – a personal best – in the Women’s Raw Master Bench 84+ event. “It’s the first time I have ever represented my country or competed in any […]

Julianne flies out for the new tournament season

Head Squash Professional Julianne Courtice, ranked 31 in the world, is heading out to Shanghai for the Chinese Open, her first date on the 2019/20 PSA World Tour season.   Julianne has been a member of The Northern since 2011 and plays for the both the men’s and ladies’ 1st teams. Her World Ranking has […]

Racketlon World Tour Wins for Will

Northern junior Will Gregson won gold and silver at the Racketlon London Open, held at the Roehampton Club on 17-18 August. The fast-growing sport of Racketlon pits opponents against each other at table tennis, badminton, squash and tennis – the London Open is the only World Tour event to include grass court tennis. Will (left […]

Racketlon returns to The Northern!

The Racketlon North West Open is being held once again at the Northern and is now live for entry. For those who haven’t played Racketlon before, participants play table tennis,badminton, squash and tennis one after the other against the same opponent, each sport to 21 up, and then add up the points. Every point counts! All […]

Squash Celebrates Best Ever League Season

2018/19 has been the most successful season ever for the Northern’s senior League teams. In the Cheshire Ladies Squash League, the Northern 1st team have won the championship title for the fourth consecutive year. And in the North West Counties Squash League, the men’s 3rd, 5th and 7th teams have all won promotion. Plus, the […]