SPAtlight: Lauren Patrizio Xaba

Lauren Patrizio Xaba –Executive Director, Squash Drive, San Francisco, CA I’m originally from Philadelphia. The first person l played squash with was Bill Lane. I played one day of hard ball and then switched to softball....

SPA-tlight: Mike Riley

Squash Magazine, as part of a monthly feature, will talk to a member of the Squash Players Affiliate Program (SPA) and get their take on the state of squash in the U.S. Mike Riley,...

SPA-tlight: Linda Elriani

Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE Where did you grow up? I grew up in the South East of England in a small town called Heathfield, which is where my parents, sister and niece still live Who gave you...

SPA-tlight: Richard Millman

This season, U.S. SQUASH introduced the Squash Professionals Affiliate Program (SPA). With this program, U.S. SQUASH will offer personal liability insurance coverage to qualified squash professionals for coaching, access to a pre-screened, preferred network...

SPA-tlight: Ed Chilton

Ed Chilton, Head pro at the Wilmington Country Club Where did you grow up? I was born in Wilmington (DE) and then bounced around between Greenwich (CT) and Atlanta (GA) for a few years. But I did...

SPAtlight: Tim Thomas

Tim Thomas: Santa Barbara Athletic Club I learned to play in South Africa and Zimbabwe. I remember sitting in awe between Geoff Hunt and Jahangir Khan in what was then the Salisbury Sport Club locker...

SPA-tlight: John Flanigan

How old were you when you started playing squash. I was actually 26 years old before I ever saw the sport. I was a tennis player and I moved to Minnesota in 1986. I started...

SPA-tlight: John Rooney

John Rooney, Head Professional, Buffalo Tennis and Squash  Buffalo, New York John is the two-time Irish National Champion, winning the title in 2009 and 2010. He rose to a high of world No. 52, including a...

SPAt-light: Jessica Helal

Jessica Helal Squash Pro at Equinox Sports Club Orange County, CA What Club do you work at and what is your title? I am based out of the Equinox Sports Club in Irvine (Orange County) where I am...