9-Tel St George's Legends 2012,
14-17 Sep, Surrey
Palmer set for UK Legends debut at the 9Telecom
Legends at St. George’s Hill
Sports Marketing has confirmed that the Former World Champion
David Palmer will take part in the third edition of the 9
Telecom Legends of Squash at St. Georges Hill Lawn Tennis
The Gold Tour event will take place from 14-17th September
2012 and headlining the event this year will be Former World
Champion and Ex-World Number One Palmer.
Having made a successful debut on the Legends of Squash Tour in
Belgium in May beating Peter Nicol in the final, Palmer will be
hoping to continue his success in the UK having picked up four
British Open titles during his professional career.
Nick-named ‘The Marine’, Palmer retired from the PSA World Tour
last November but has remained in great shape and will provide a
tough test for the returning Legends.
This year’s event promises to be the strongest yet featuring
four Ex-World no.1s who have amassed over 150 titles during
their illustrious careers. However, Messrs Jonathon Power,
Peter Nicol and John White will all be keen show
Palmer that life on the Legends tour can be just as competitive
as it was on the PSA.
Palmer had a phenomenally successful professional career adding
two World Open titles to his British Open haul, and he is keen
to add to the silverware with success on the Legends Tour.
was great to be invited to be part of the Legends Tour," said
Palmer from his home, and training academy, in Florida. "I have
had some great battles with the guys over the years and look
forward to many more!
"The event in Namur showed that the rivalries can continue for a
few more years albeit on a slightly less intense level!
This year ex-World no.7 and the most capped squash player of all
time Irishman Derek Ryan also joins the fray. With former
World no.4 Simon Parke, 7-time European Club Champion
Tim Garner and ex-British National Champion Stephen Meads
completing the mouth-watering line-up, it is destined to be a
days of squash in Weybridge.
Last year the event was close to a
sell-out and tickets priced from £15-£35 for the 9
Telecom Squash Legends event are now on sale from the club on
There are also opportunities to get on court with the Legends
with a series of Legends Clinics running over the weekend.
Contact Tim Garner on
Tgarner@eventis-sports.com for more information.
St. George’s Hill Lawn Tennis Club
St George’s Hill
Surrey KT13 0LL
Step outside the court at St George's ...
The Nine Telecom Legends of Squash Tournament takes place
on the fantastic All Glass Court at St George's Hill Club,
Warreners Lane, Weybridge, KT13 0LL from Friday 14th- Monday
17th September 2012.
Tickets are available from The St George's Hill Club on 01932
843541 and they are priced from £15- £35. For group bookings of
10 or more people please contact Danny Lee on 07905 102094 to
arrange a discounted rate.
Play is from 5pm -8.30pm on Friday, 4pm - 7.30pm on Saturday and
Sunday and 7pm- 9.15pm on Monday's Finals Night.
Former World Champions Peter Nicol, Jonathan Power,
David Palmer and ex World no 1 John White head a
very strong line up for this year's event which also includes
former World Top 4 player Simon Parke and Derek Ryan
the most capped ever international and former World no 7.
Ex World no 11 and former British Champion Steve Meads
who coaches at St George's Hill and former World no 26 Tim
Garner complete the line up. The format will be two seeded
groups of four players who will play each other over the first
The top two players in each group will contest the Final which
will proceeded by a third place play off and an exhibition
Tickets for The Legends Dinner Dance in The Club's
recently refurbished Function Room on Friday 14th September are
available from the club's reception 01932 843541 priced at £50.
Why not book your table for 10 now at £500. Two complimentary
squash tickets for the Friday night are available for anyone who
book and pays for s a table by July 20th.
There will be a Legend on each table and the evening starts
after the matches at 8.30pm.
On Saturday 15th September there will be a special Legends
BBQ from lunchtime.
We are also running special coaching clinics with all of
the players on Sat 15th, Sun 16th and Mon 17th September. These
will run from 11am-3pm . It's £20 per 1 hour group session and
you are guaranteed some coaching from either Power Palmer, or
Nicol along with some of the other Legends.
Please email me or call Danny Lee on 07905 102094 to sign up for
this great chance to get on court with some of Squash's greatest
ever players. Once again there will be discounted tickets for
group clinic bookings.
Contact Danny Lee on 07905 102094
Legends in Namur