About the club
Leeds Beckett Squash club have three men’s teams and one woman’s team who compete in leagues in the British University and Colleges Sport (BUCS) competitions. We also offer social squash sessions - it doesn’t matter what experience you have; anyone is more than welcome to come along and play.
Trials and Tasters have concluded for this season, but there are still opportunities to get involved with the club. Social Squash takes place every Friday with the team from 5.20pm.
Team training usually takes place 4 times per week, with matches on Wednesdays.
Along with winning the BUCS cup 6 years in a row, and the league 5 times, the club has had several notable alumni, including former world number 50, Eddie Charlton; and world number 1, Vanessa Atkinson.
Racket Sport Scholarships are available to students who are seeking further experience in coaching in order to enhance employability opportunities.In order to apply, students must be at least a Level 1 Coach. A commitment of four hours per week to coaching on the junior and Recreational programmes is required. This scholarship offers financial benefits and a mentoring scheme to successful applicants.
For further information about our Scholarships.
Recreation sessions run for those who want a relaxed session with no commitment, welcoming all abilities.
Leeds Beckett University has a free Injury Clinic at our Headingley Campus - giving students the experience they need for massage and injury treatment under supervision from qualified staff (only available during term times)