The Mount Pleasant Open is an annual tournament which is a Grand Prix event on the Irish squash calendar. As a result, it attracts players from clubs around the country as well as international players based abroad. This tournament is usually held over a weekend at the end of January each year and provides members with the opportunity of seeing squash being played at a high standard.
2012 Mount Pleasant Open
Congratulations to Arthur Gaskin and Laura Mylotte who took the honors in this years event. Mount pleasant junior Griffin Gillanders had great competition finishing third place in the Ladies A
Entry details for the 2013 Mount Pleasant Open:
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Mount Pleasant LTC Open Squash Tournament – 2010
19 February 2010
The ever popular Mount Pleasant Open Squash Tournament was held in the Club over the weekend Friday 29th to Sunday 31st January.
Now in its 23rd year, the tournament attracted its largest entry with 90 players travelling from all over Ireland, the UK and Spain to compete. Upgraded to Grand Prix status in recent years it is now firmly established with the leading players as a tournament not to be missed as they compete for places in the Irish national squad.
Arthur Gaskin, ranked 2 in Ireland defeated Derek Ryan ranked 3, 3-0 in the Mens A Final to reverse the result in what was a repeat of last year's final.
In the Ladies A section a large crowd witnessed one of the best matches for some years as Zoe Barr ranked 3 in Ireland overcame Tanya Owens ranked 4, 3-1.
Players from the host club featured in a number of finals with Joan Goreham winning out in the Ladies B section. Congratulations are due to all and the organisers would like to thank everyone in Mount Pleasant who supported the event as well as Leinster Cricket Club for the kind use of their facilities over the weekend.
Mount Pleasant Open results for 2010:
Mount Pleasant Open results for 2009:
Mount Pleasant Open results for 2008:
Photos from the 2009 Open prize giving. Click on thumbnail to view enlarged photo.