Comprising one of Europe’s most progressive squash academies, Barcelona Global Squash (BGS) strives to bring the very best in tuition and instruction to both amateurs and professional players alike, to both individuals and to groups, and to provide young aspiring professional players with a platform and base from which they can successfully transition onto the Professional Squash Association (PSA) World Tour.
Through its partnership with UNSQUASHABLE, the iconic brand used by Jahangir Khan throughout his record breaking career, the BGS Academy offers a framework within which young international talent can access the highest quality tuition and instruction backed up by a 365-day support across all areas of their development from competition through to physical conditioning and sports psychology.
Comprises an extensive portfolio of players from the UK, Canada, USA, Sweden, Argentina, Columbia, Holland, India and Pakistan alongside some of Spain’s most exciting young talent, the BGS Academy is housed within Club Metropolitan, one of Barcelona’s top-class Sports and Wellness Centres, in the heart of the city that offers one of the highest levels of quality lifestyle within Europe.
Alongside its BGS Academy, Barcelona Global Squash also reaches out to a wide variety of competitors, including amateur club and team players, elite juniors across all age categories from U11, university players undertaking study abroad programs in Barcelona, as well as preparatory and secondary school teams looking for international enrichment and intensive team training programs.
BGS offers school and university teams perfect turnkey solutions for effective team training; a highly attractive destination combined with top quality coaching – taking the historical school and college team trip bonding exercise to a new level with world class tuition and training in the hands of Spain’s leading coach and team, PSA top 100 players, combined with the delights of one of Europe’s most cosmopolitan cities.
These services go hand-in-hand with the new and more demanding needs and requirements of both university and school squash as they all move forward into a new era with changed management structures and higher levels of investment and commitment to the sport, pushing the level of school and university squash beyond its historical boundaries.
BGS team trip programs offer on-court intensive, technical and tactical work, off-court physical, strength and conditioning work with a strong focus on injury prevention and emphasis on novel warm up and cool down protocols, as well as drill and match play opportunities with its elite academy players.
Team trip programs can be organised throughout the year including over the Christmas period which for many schools and colleges is a strategic period in the lead-up to national team championships in early spring. Recent teams to have signed up for this particular service include three-time US High School Team Champions Brunswick Boys School, winner of sixteen New England Championships and three US High School Team titles.
Other times of the year including half-term breaks in spring and late summer are also options for intensive team training programs.
Overall, Barcelona Global Squash offers an attractive range of services designed to provide a unique squash experience that everyone will want to repeat.
PARTNERED BY BARCELONA GLOBAL SQUASH
INSPIRED BY JAHANGIR KHAN