Double Dot Squash Academy
An invitation only programme for selected junior boys and girls graded 900 points and above that are highly committed to their squash improvement and aim to reach the top level of play.
The Double Dot Squash Academy is a high performance programme for junior squash players that are committed to their squash improvement and that get enjoyment from playing squash. Players that are a part of this Academy are dedicated to developing their squash and compete in the Squash Auckland Senior Interclub competition. The Academy players also travel as a team to compete in local tournaments frequently and regional and national tournaments every year including the Palmerston North International PSA Tournament, the NZ Junior Open and various other tournaments. Players attend weekly coaching and fitness sessions in addition to solo practice sessions, Academy Holiday Camps and several other programmes. Coaching is also provided to the players during competition matches and tournaments.
The Academy has been achieving great success and recognition throughout the country. This includes winning regional and national titles and awards and having several players ranked in the top in Auckland and New Zealand for grading improvement and number of matches played and won.
Term training and additional features
Tournament Trips are at an additional cost dependant on location
Own equipment required. Visit our shop
Club membership required
Academy Holiday Camps
Comprehensive holiday camps for Academy Level players from all clubs in the region.
Junior Club Night
A social junior night at the club with other junior squash players of a wide range of abilities and ages.
Academy Squad Training
Group training practicing a wide range of advanced squash skills.
Junior Fitness Training
A squash training programme focused on fitness. Includes hitting under pressure and fatigue, tied in with different fitness activities to help you perform at your peak for longer in matches.
You will be introduced to other junior squash players and become a part of our fun and friendly Double Dot Squash community of squash players, coaches, clubs, and supporters. You will make friendships with other squash players and be welcomed to the community.
Player Profile & Infobase
You will be loaded onto the Double Dot Squash website as an Official Double Dot Squash Athlete. We will track your general athletic skills and progress.
Your personal Infobase will hold all your goals, targets, reports, analysis, and other resources
Travel with your coach and other Academy Level Athletes from your club and other clubs to tournaments outside of the Auckland region. These include NZ Regional and National Championships, and PSA Tournaments.
Advanced and Academy Level Athletes support and assist each other during tournaments. Your coach will also frequently attend tournaments and provide you coaching during your matches.
Meet off court with your coach to set and analyse your squash goals, how you are progressing towards achieving them, and how your Individual Coaching and solo sessions can work towards them
Regional & National Entry
The Academy Programme is the most comprehensive all in one programme in New Zealand. It will help provide you access into national and regional squads if this is something you aim for. The Academy also assists players that have desires of reaching the top in their age group nationally and regionally, and potentially becoming professional squash players.
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LEARN - Register for your coaching
Register for your Individual Coaching session so that you can learn, develop, and improve your squash techniques and skills through focused one on one coaching tailored to your needs and your current level.