Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th February 2016
The country's leading mixed team, University squash tournament
just gets bigger and better. Roehampton Club University Cup has
been expanded to increase participation and now covers an entire
weekend, with 16 top university teams competing.
Each university will bring a five string team to contest a
packed weekend's play for the 80+ players, making it the biggest
mixed University squash tournament in the UK and Ireland.
The 2016 competition takes place for the seventh successive year
at Roehampton Club, London's premier multi-sport club, with the
continued support of BUCS (British University Colleges Sport).
A highlight for students, competitors and spectators during the
2015 event was the showcase exhibition match featuring Tom Richards
(highest World ranking 12). This year the exhibition match will
once again feature Tom Richards and another top touring
Tom Richards, PSA Professional said: 'I am really looking forward
to supporting the Roehampton Club University Cup once again and the
atmosphere and enjoyment at last years tournament was wonderful to
see. It is great to see so many students taking part and enjoying a
sport we all love at all standards'.
Roehampton Club, Chief Executive, Marc Neweysaid: 'Providing
University Students the opportunity to play competitive squash with
a tournament developing a reputation and heritage within the sport
is something we are proud to host. Tom Richards' support shows the
increasing reputation of the Cup outside of the University calendar
as well as within'.
Simon Tunley, BUCS Squash Chairsaid: 'University squash is
very fortunate to have the opportunity to participate in such a
prestigious event kindly hosted again by the Roehampton Club. The
event is a great addition to the university squash calendar and
provides valuable opportunities to play more team squash during the
season against mixed teams from all around the UK.'
For more information please contact:-
Racquets Manager / Head Squash Professional
020 8480 4227 / firstname.lastname@example.org
www.roehamptonclub.co.uk / @PaulLindsay10