2008 Wolverhampton Squash Open

The 2008 Wolverhampton Open will again be staged at the Wolverhampton Lawn Tennis & Squash Club. The UK’s biggest club-based squash championships will feature a men’s PSA World Tour event and will be complimented by a women’s competition which will include two times winner Laura Lengthorn-Massaro.

"We were delighted with the interest that the championships have generated over the past two years," said Tournament Director Stephen Russell. "The enthusiasm and support of our members and all of our sponsors has been integral in developing the championships still further this year, and everyone is looking forward to the club again showcasing some of the world's most exciting players."

Paul Walters of internationalSPORTgroup™ added: "The continued success of the Wolverhampton Open has demonstrated just how exciting a major club-based competition can be. Much work has already been carried out in ensuring that the championships will again attract many top level players, and we look forward to announcing the final event format, sponsors and levels of prize fund over the next few weeks" added Walters.

Wolverhampton Lawn Tennis & Squash Club is a members club with around 1,600 members of whom 1,200 regularly use the club’s facilities. Formed over 70 years ago the club has 7 squash courts including two glass backed, 15 tennis courts of which 3 are indoors and a fully equipped air conditioned gymnasium. A bar, restaurant and dance studio complete the facilities.

internationalSPORTgroup™ are the leading squash management and marketing company, and through its network of business divisions, represent many of the world’s top players, publish the International Squash Annual and its quarterly offshoot International Squash Magazine, and promote several leading events, including the British Open, British Grand Prix and English Grand Prix.

For 2008 Wolverhampton Open Squash Championships tickets please contact Stephen Russell on ssrussell@btinternet.com or Wolverhampton Lawn Tennis & Squash Club on 01902 755265 or for further information, email info@isportgroup.com.

Following the unprecedented success of previous championships, Wolverhampton Lawn Tennis & Squash Club and internationalSPORTgroup™ have announced that the 2008 Wolverhampton Open, held in association with Marston’s, will be staged from the 30th September to 5th October.