Hull Sports and Fitness Centre

Squash information at the University of Hull

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Some of the biggest names in World squash are to play at the University of Hull this month as the Allam British Open Championships are again hosted in the city.


The tournament runs from March 19 - 27, and begins with the qualifying rounds at the University of Hull on March 19 and 20.


The championships is sponsored by leading East Yorkshire businessman, Hull alumnus and honorary graduate Dr Assem Allam, with the University of Hull once again being one of the events associate partners and host venue.


For the first time, the University will also host eight first-round matches, the most held at our Cottingham Road squash facilities since the tournament was sponsored and brought to the city by Dr Allam in 2012.


Want to get more involved in squash?

Squash is an excellent form of cardio and has been recognised as one of the world's healthiest sports! The University of Hull offers lots of different ways to get more involved in squash, whether you're completely new to the game or are an experienced player. Activities range from beginners sessions to coaching to improve your skill level and technique.


For beginners sessions please email

For coaching please contact Andy Cockerill on 07958 306111

To book a court at the Sports and Fitness Centre please call reception on 01482 466234