The Harvard Recreational Squash Program

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Membership Options  
 Juniors Clinics  
Private Lessons  


The recreational squash program is available to Harvard University students, faculty, staff, alumni, and their guests by paying an annual membership fee.  Customers have three options for playing squash at Harvard:

  1. By purchasing an Athletic Membership Harvard affiliates can play squash throughout the year at the Hemenway Gym and QRAC Gym.
  2. By purchasing an Athletic Membership and the Murr Racquet Service add-on Harvard affiliates can also play squash at the Murr Center.

  3. By purchasing a Friend of Harvard Sponsor Tennis/Squash Membership non-Harvard affiliates can play squash at the Murr Center.

*Alumni and Friend of Harvard Sponsor Memberships must be purchased in person at the Membership Office located at the Malkin Athletic Center (39 Holyoke St. Cambridge, MA). 


Private Lessons


$80/45 minutes

Hameed Ahmed (617-495-8746,

Luke Hammond (617-495-3706,


Junior Squash Clinics

Time and Place

Murr Center (65 N. Harvard St. Boston, MA 02163)

Mondays and Wednesdays 6:30pm - 8:15pm

Saturday competitive round robins once per month (Noon - 1:30pm)

Runs from September 2017 through May 2018


Harvard University Varsity Squash Assistant Coaches, Hameed Ahmed and Luke Hammond


Student Qualifications

Students should have some experience in squash but there’s no skill requirement or age restriction. Space is limited to maintain coach-to-player ratio. First-come, first-served.


Typical Day

6:30-6:50pm Technical Work

6:50-7:20pm Technical Drills

7:20-7:45pm Tactical Condition Games

7:45-8:00pm Sport-Specific Conditioning

8:00-8:15pm Optional Individual Coaching/Games


 $600 / month / player. Players also need to purchase the Murr Center membership ($415 / year or $225 / semester) which includes unlimited use of the squash courts if not already a member.


Program Includes

 8-9 clinics / month (1hr 45mins each)

Monthly Saturday Competitive Round Robins (Noon-1:30pm)

Goal setting, video analysis and performance reviews through the season

Coaching will be offered at 1-2 selected local US Squash tournaments


 Hameed Ahmed (617-495-8746,

Luke Hammond (617-495-3706,

Intermediate-Advanced Junior Squash Clinics

Time and Place

Murr Center (65 N. Harvard St. Boston, MA 02163)

Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6:30pm-8:30pm

Runs from September 2017 through May 2018


Harvard University Varsity Squash Head Coach, Mike Way



Mike Way (617-495-4851,