Category Archives: Charity tournament

Charity Event

Over £200 was raised by members and guests of Galashiels Squash Club for the Galashiels Foodbank.


A1 Iain Laing, Brian Magowan, Anita Laing

A2 Graham Bensted, Iain Gorman, Cameron Couper

A3 Amir Hosny, John Armitage, Jonathan Fletcher

B1 Pat Spence, Darren Quinn, Albin Laing

B2 Piers Wilkinson, Jack Neary, Nick Jupp

B3  Sir andrew, Sarah Chrystie, John Barrow


A3 3v0 A2 – Jonathan F 15v10 Cameron, John A 15v13 Iain G, Amir 15v13 Graham

A1 2v1 A3 – Anita 15v13 Jonathan F, Brian 15v4 John A, Iain L 12v15 Amir

A2 2v1 A1 – Cameron 15 v7 Anita, Iain G 15v11 Brian, Graham10 v 15 Iain L


B3 2v1 B2 – John B 17v15 Nick, Sarah 15v13 Jack, Piers 15v13 Sir Andrew

B1 3v0 B3 – Albin 15v11 John B, Darren 15v12 Sarah, Pat 15v8 Sir Andrew

B1 2v1 B1 – Albin 15v11 Nick, Daren 8v15 Jack, Pat 15v10 Piers


A2 2v1 B3Cameron 9v15 John B, Iain G 15v5 Sarah, Graham 15v8 Sir Andrew

3rd/4th PLAY OFF

A1 2v1 B2Anita 13v15 Nick, Brian 15v8 Jack, Iain L 15v11 Piers

FINAL: B1 2v1 A3Albin 12v15 John A, Darren 16v14 Jonathan, Amir 18v16 Pat

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Charity night

Several members from Gala Squash Club joined with Doctors and staff from the BGH to raise money for the Friends of the BGH.  Over £200 was raised on the night for Lifecard devices for the Cardiology Dept.  The format was straight knockout and 8 minute games.  There was a Plate and a Bowl tournament for early round losers.
In the Final Amir Hosny beat Iain Gorman 16-13; the Plate final seen Ruaridh Kohler triumph over Lucy Black and the bowl tournament champion was John Barrow who narrowly defeated Andrew Graham.
Organiser Del Sharratt said “What a great event, we support the Friends of the BGH every couple of years with Charity matches and these are generally well attended.

Pic 1 – Tournament Champion Amir Hosny and Player of the Night Sasha Graham.
Pic 2 – some of the players from the night.

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Charity Event @ Gala

To mark Lisa’s 10 year anniversary of her untimely death. Kevin Moran has planned a squash tour challenge all over Scotland in order to raise money for his family charity set up in her name, Lisa’s Gift.  This will involve an event in Gala on Friday 6th July 5-6pm.  PLEASE DONATE.
Weʼre raising money to help disadvantaged kids and families through “Lisa’s Gift Charity”.. Support this JustGiving Crowdfunding Page.