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Raising Big Smiling Squash Kids

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Raising Big Smiling Squash Kids

"A book for every squash family! Offering a comprehensive roadmap for young squash players, from how to motivate kids to preparing for top colleges."

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About This Book
Squash offers your kid unparalleled benefits – opportunities to travel the world, top colleges, a sport that can be enjoyed no matter what the weather, and a game where you don’t always need a partner for practice. Plus: friendship, character building, and a lifetime of health and optimum fitness. Whether you know squash or not; whether your kid is 2 or 18 and just starting out, or has a few years of squash experience, this book offers a complete roadmap to all the game has to offer. You’ll find practical advice ranging from the best age to get your kid started in squash, to pursuing a career in professional squash, to finding ways squash players can give back to their communities. Gain insight into squash organizations. Have fun along the way at the best squash camps and vacations.

Meet The Authors
Richard Millman is the Head Pro at Westchester Squash Club and former Director of National Performance for the United States Squash Racquets Association. He coached the US national squash team and the university team at Cornell. As a player, Richard was the Norfolk Champion a record eight times, and a top player on the ISPA world professional tour. Richard remains an active, enthusiastic player and has won the US National Men's 30s, 35s and 40s Championships. Interviews with Richard have been regularly featured in the media including The Journal News and Racquet Sports Industry magazine
Interviews, Author Appearances & Speaking Engagements: Richard resides in Rye, NY and can be contacted at 914.698.0095 ; [email protected]

Georgetta Morque is a prolific sportswriter, and a former squash league player. She is the daughter of the late Joe Lordi, a 1930s squash champion. Georgetta has fond childhood memories of squash, presenting trophies to the winners of the tournament named in her Dad's honor.
Interviews, Author Appearances & Speaking Engagements: Georgetta resides in Rye, NY and can be contacted at 914.921.5658 ; [email protected]

What Others Are Saying
WILL CARLIN, Former US No.1
"Squash has become increasingly important for college admissions. Raising Big Smiling Squash Kids is an excellent primer on how to get children involved in squash, when to let the pros take over and, most importantly, how to ensure that children are having fun.”

KEVIN KLIPSTEIN, Chief Executive Officer, US Squash Racquets Association
"Squash in the United States is entering what is perhaps its golden era in the Junior game. Millman & Morque have come to the aid of squash associations, clubs and programs around the world offering a comprehensive roadmap for young squash players."

MARK TALBOTT, Director of Squash, Stanford University
“The book helps students improve all aspects of their game tremendously and more importantly enjoy it!”

ROBERT GRAHAM, Director, Santa Barbara Athletic Club
“This comprehensive and unique guide contains a wealth of information - perfect for every squash parent guiding the development of a young squash player.”

JAMES ZUG, Author, Squash: A History of the Game
"We have been waiting for a book like this. Millman and Morque cover every aspect of junior squash, from the first lesson to preparing for college.”

SANFORD M. SCHWARTZ, Chariman, CitySquash – An Urban Youth Enrichment Program
“Richard Millman is a squash master. He and Georgetta Morque have written a wonderful squash parenting book. Raising Big Smiling Squash Kids is a jewel. I only wish that I could have read it 15 years ago. I plan to keep my copy on the shelf next to Dr. Spock’s Baby and Childcare.”

PATRICIA FAST, Treasurer, CitySquash – An Urban Youth Enrichment Program
“A wealth of information for young squash players, their parents and coaches.”

GINA RITTER, Westchester Parent Magazine
“We learn how to be involved, how to encourage the dream, and find a balance with parental involvement.”
GINA RITTER, Westchester Parent Magazine

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Raising Big Smiling Squash Kids - Media Kit

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Interviews, Author Appearances & Speaking Engagements:
Richard Millman resides in Rye, NY and can be contacted at 914.698.0095 ; [email protected]

Georgetta Morque resides in Rye, NY and can be contacted at 914.921.5658 ; [email protected]

Rights Information
Translation: Territorial rights available world-wide
Distribution: US Markets - Not Available; Europe - Not Available; All other territories - Available

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