Nick Matthew: Appliance of Science Means Training Ain’t What it Used To Be

There are some similarities between squash and football. For a start, our seasons mirror each other. Squashes big events are mainly between August and May. The only slight difference in our calendars is over the Christmas period. The schedule is chaotic for footballers then and they have to play lots of matches whereas we get a bit of a winter break. We have a few weeks either side of Christmas where we don’t have a tournament. For more information, visit: