Coaching is continuing to be provided through the pandemic. However a maximum of 2 people only are allowed on court at present.

Whether you want to improve your squash technique or just get fitter, Hithercroft Squash Club has two coaches who can help you.

Individual squash training coaching sessions can be for individuals or two people who would like to train together. 

For fitness training there can be up to 6 people per session. 

Learn to play squash or just get fitter. Our coaches will help you achieve your goals.


Neil Thompson

Neil has coached for many years and is a Level 4 squash coach (South Africa). He specialises in fitness training using squash routines and aerobic classes and can be booked by members and non-members alike. He not only  trains squash players but triathletes, hockey players and anyone else seeking to get fitter. 

  • Individual sessions cost £15 and a joint session for 2 people costs £21.

  • Group fitness session are suspended for the duration of the pandemic.

For more information please contact Neil.

Neil is top left

Richard Kellagher

Richard is not only the chairman of the club but he is also a Level 1 coach through England Squash. He has DBS clearance and a safeguarding certificate.   He has represented Oxfordshire in County matches.

Currently, due to COVID, Richard is not offering squash coaching.


Once the pandemic is past he will again be offering coaching for beginners and intermediate players who want to start playing or improve their squash. He focuses on technique as well as playing strategy.  Coaching is available to both adults and children.    

Sessions cost £20. These are normally one-to-one, but can be a pair of players of similar capability or a parent with a child. 

For more information please contact Richard.



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