Squash & Racketball

With five squash courts, Ilkley Tennis Club is ideally equipped for both Squash and Racketball. From squash coaching for adults and juniors, through to regular social events for squash players, we offer a wide range of options for players of all ages and abilities.

We have an active programme of regular squash events, tournaments, adult box leagues and teams, offering a wide range of opportunities to compete at all levels. In addition we also run junior squash courses, with several of our junior players progressing to win Yorkshire titles.

Why not join us and start making the most of our outstanding squash facilities?

Squash and Racketball Information

Court Costs and Bookings

  • Courts booked in advance: £2.50
  • Adult walk-on rate: £2.50
  • Junior walk-on rate: £2.50

Our Regular Squash Events

Squash & Racektball offer a chance to meet and play with fellow Members at a variety of levels, without having to pre-book the courts. Courts are pre-booked and free to Members during these times:

  • Social Squash:
    • Wednesdays: 9:00am-12:15pm
    • Thursdays: 6:45 to 9:00pm
  • Social Racketball:
    • Mondays: 6:45 to 8:30pm

Coaching and Courses

We offer coaching sessions and courses throughout the year, with options for all ages including individuals, pairs, beginners and advanced players. Due to current Covid-19 restrictions, only one-on-one and junior coaching is available at the moment. As restrictions ease, we will update our offerings.

Head Coach Robbie Burnett will be happy to help with all of your squash and racketball needs. Please email Robbie at nzpoms@btinternet.com.


Typically at weekends for convenience, internal and external tournaments are played throughout the year. Our annual Club Championships are held in the Spring. With a number of categories, this is a great chance for all players to compete.

Adult Box Leagues

Running on a monthly cycle, our box leagues are an excellent opportunity to compete with different opponents on a regular basis. Speak to the team to sign up or for more information about which league would suit you.


The Club has two men’s teams who play in the local Harrogate League on a mixture of nights.


The junior ranks at The Club can boast several Yorkshire title winners which have come from the junior courses and squash nights. Courses run alongside school terms from autumn through to spring and are charged at £6 a week.

 England Junior squash tournaments are hosted by The Club during the year offering the chance for juniors to play against some of the best.

Squash Events Calendar