Entries by Jane Wood

Northern Juniors Squash the Opposition!

The Northern’s young squash stars have recorded a string of successes in the past two weeks. At the start of February the Club’s Junior 1st team – Fin Coote, Luke Chadwick, Will Gregson and Miriam Mulla – lifted the 1st Division trophy in the NWCSL Junior Winter League, beating teams from Grove Park, Prestbury and […]

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 […]

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 […]