Squash Coach Derek Thorpe England Squash Licenced Coach Derek Thorpe

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at Radlett and other CLUBS

email Coach@squash-coach.co.uk
Mobile 07887 560601

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Adult Course 16+ Beginner/Intermediate & Returners
Get fit this year: -
Relaxed and Fun Group Coaching at
Woodside Watford £39
Next 6 week course is underway. Email me to join in. Wednesdays 7:15 - 8:30pm

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Derek Thorpe
Is an experienced coach and successful squash player and has won more than 20 club championships in Hertfordshire, County Champion, British Champion and England Captain. In 2004 he played for the winning Herts County team in the National Championships. In 2004 and 2008 he won the GB Veterans Championships.
Individual Coaching
Players of all abilities are welcome from beginner to international, junior to vintage. Using his extensive experience, Derek will assess your game quickly and help plan your improvement programme.

Can You Improve Your Game?
Players of all abilities can improve. Find out that missing "something" and how to gain the advantage over your opponents. Take a look at this article, ask a few searching questions to find out, from TheSquashPlayer Where am I now - Where do I want to go - What do I need to do? Click HERE

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Junior Squash Coaching
Join our Junior Clubs on Thursday. Clubs are held weekly at Woodside Watford. Read about our Juniors playing their first Competition "Juniors up for the Challenge"

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GCSE Squash
Take a sports GCSE and choose Squash as your sporting option.

Get Fit in the New Year
what to do...click HERE

How Long is it Since you Picked up a Racket?
What a missed opportunity. Because while the newbie runners and riders are ploughing their lonely furrow around the paths of the local park, they could be engaging in a real sporting contest, one that will have their adrenalin pumping much faster as they attempt to outwit their opponent.

Peter Nicol Exhibition Match - Former World Champion
vs Tom Richards ranked 53 in the World. Squash Coaching, Auction & Clinic
Sat. 25th Oct at Radlett. Click
for pics & report.
Derek Derek won the 2008 Veterans of GB Championship
Photos and Report .

Learn How to Play Squash
If you would like to improve your squash, gain new skills, or even try out squash for the first time, call Derek for a lesson.
Derek coaches squash at Radlett, Watford, Bushey, Rickmansworth, St Albans, Hemel Sports Centre, Merchant Taylors School and other clubs throughout Hertfordshire and London / NW Middlesex

Restringing Service
All racket types restringing
£30. Most strings available
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Squash Coach Derek Warming Up
Beginner's Lessons

It will only take the average person 4 lessons with squash coach Derek, from absolute beginner, to be able to take part in their Club League, and be capable of playing matches against others.

"End results are performance, exercise and fun. Sometimes you win. But don’t worry about it"

Bowen Technique for aches & pains


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          About Derek

Vets of GB Champion 2004 and 2008 - England Team Captain - National Inter-County Champion 2004

British Champion 1998 - Club Champion - County Champion
Guinness Book of Records - Squash Marathon 54.75 hours!!
Squash Coach for over 20 years and Qualified Squash referee
England Squash Licenced Squash Coach and DBS checked.

email  Coach@squash-coach.co.uk  tel.  mobile 07887-560601

Squash Coach - lessons - fitness - squash drills and routines - match practice and preparation
History of Squash

Radlett Squash - England Squash - Herts County Squash - Woodside Watford Leisure Centre - Hemel Sports Centre
William Penn Rickmansworth - Watford Woodside Leisure Centre
Batchwood in St Albans - Bushey Grove