Raneem el Welily is cover star in the latest SP mag
el Welily is the cover star for our second issue of the year and
esteemed squash writer Richard Eaton pays tribute to the popular 'Queen
of Hearts' following the world No.1's unexpected recent retirement to
start a family.
We're thrilled to bring you our Ossur Safe Squash Guide - an
indispensable four-page pullout outlining practices and games you can
play while maintaining social distancing. You'll also be able to
download it as a PDF from the Squash Player website.
We speak to Gregory Gaultier about defying the doctors to make his
incredible comeback from injury at the age of 37, hear from Greg Pearman
as he leaves his position as RAC head coach after 30 years' service and
James Zug unveils the stunning new headquarters of US Squash, a hi-tech
75,000 sq ft, 20-court facility in Philadelphia.
In a special feature, Rod Gilmour investigates the extent of the damage
that coronavirus might wreak on the UK's squash clubs. Sadly he
discovers many fearing for their future.
As players across the globe gradually return to the court, we've
assembled a new gang of experts to improve your game, including coaches
Jesse Engelbrecht, Ronny Vlassaks, Major Maniam, Andrew Cross, Michael
Khan and Philip Marlowe. We also speak to Elite Squash supremo Hadrian
Stiff who claims lockdown may have changed coaching forever - for the
Physio Phil Newton and fitness expert Gary Nisbet give practical tips on
building strength as we gear up for a potential return to competitive
squash, and our new columnist Gerry Gibson, AKA 'The Podfather', allows
us behind the scenes of his popular In Squash podcast.
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