Learn to play Squash or Racquetball this January


Fancy trying your hand at something new in 2020? Start early by signing up to one of our Learn to Play courses, starting from 27th January.

Sign up to one of our courses and you’ll:

  • Learn the rules of squash or racquetball and how to play
  • Get to grips with basic techniques for moving and striking
  • Find out more about the strategies of squash or racquetball
  • Working with our expert instructor you’ll gain confidence playing squash or racquetball
  • Attending the course will help build a social group of contacts to play future games with


Learn to Play: Squash

If you’re new to squash, this beginners course is a great intro to the sport. Fun, social and inclusive, it will challenge both the body and mind. Fancy something easier? Check out our Learn to Play Racquetball session below.

When is it? This course starts on Monday 27th January, with a free taster available on Monday 20th January.

  • Mondays 18:00 – 18:45
  • Mondays 18:45-19:30

How much is it?

  • £65 for a 6 week course

How can I book? You can book via the Edge reception


Learn to Play: Racquetball 

Join our latest beginners course and get an introduction to racquetball, a sport great for wellbeing by training both the mind and the body. Best of all, our Edge members can enjoy some great discounts!

What is racquetball? Racquetball is very similar to squash but uses smaller racquets and larger balls, the rules are also less strict making the game easier to play and ideal for beginners.

When is it? This course starts on Tuesday 28th January, with a free taster available on Monday 20th January.

We have two sessions running for 6 weeks, with 4 spaces per session.

You can choose either:

Tuesdays 17:15 – 18:00
Tuesdays 18:00 – 18:45

How much is it?

Premium members – Free
Edge club members – £40
Non-members – £65

How can I book? You can book via the Edge reception

University of Leeds Staff Squash League

The Edge News

Are you interested in meeting some new people and exercising in a fun environment? Then join the University of Leeds Staff Squash League!

This is a friendly league and is open to ALL abilities. To join you just have to be a University of Leeds staff member, postgraduate or PhD student, University of Leeds Alumni or an Edge public member.
The league is a great way to challenge yourself, meet other squash enthusiasts or if you’ve never played before a good way to get involved in the sport.

There is no cost to join the league, however court booking and entrance fees may apply.

For more information, please contact