Classic 2014: Rush To Buy Hottest Tickets In Town
TICKETS are already selling quickly for London’s premier squash
tournament, the 2014 Canary Wharf Squash Classic.
early sales are anything to go by, this PSA International 50 event is
heading for a sell-out for the fifth year in a row.
event takes place from 24-28th March 2014 and more than 650
tickets have been sold within a fortnight of going on sale as fans rush
to secure their prime spot in front of the action.
Tournament promoter Peter Nicol, the former world champion, is delighted
by the response.
a director of Eventis Sports Marketing, said: “I think everybody agreed
that last year’s tournament was the best in terms of quality and we were
able to serve up high-class entertainment every day.
our tenth anniversary tournament it was quite a landmark event and it
was especially fitting that James Willstrop should win his fourth title,
having played in every single Canary Wharf Classic since its inception.
are now in our 11th year of working in partnership with the Canary Wharf
Group to bring the world’s best players to the magnificent East
feedback from the players is always enormously positive. They love the
atmosphere generated by a sell-out crowd and we would be delighted to
see that happen for a fifth year running.”
and Tournament Director Tim Garner set a record for endurance and
stamina in the summer as they took part in the incredible Xodus 7
Continent Challenge to promote squash’s Olympic bid.
played seven matches in seven days in the Falkland Islands, Chile,
Australia, Malaysia, Egypt, London and New York in an astonishing
display of support for the sport they love.
added: “It was an amazing week and Peter and I are probably still
though the IOC decision to re-admit wrestling was frustrating for the
squash community, events like Canary Wharf continue to showcase the
sport at the highest level and the sport is better placed thanks to a
Tickets for the 2014 Canary Wharf Classic cost from £17.50 (£10
U16s/OAPs) and are available from Ticketmaster.
fabulous East Wintergarden offers superb opportunities for corporate
hospitality, with the gallery restaurant offering “the best view of
squash anywhere in the world” according to Nicol.
qualifying competition takes place at Wimbledon Racquets and Fitness
Club over the weekend of March 22-23 with four winners joining the top
12 seeds in the main draw.
Ticket Hotline: 0844 8472419
Host Sponsor: Canary Wharf Group
The Canary Wharf Squash Classic
at the East Wintergarden is jointly promoted by Eventis Sports
Marketing and SquashUK.
Tournament Dates: March 18-22,
Venue: East Wintergarden, Bank Street, Canary Wharf, E14
Full details from Tim Garner at
Eventis Sports Marketing
Telephone: 07973 817468.
Media information from Alan
Text or telephone: 07971 639829.