Dunlop named British Junior Open headline partner

England Squash has announced a new multi-year headline partnership deal for the British Junior Open with market-leading squash brand Dunlop.

The two-year agreement, which starts in 2024, will see Dunlop provide championship prizes and welcome bag goodies to hundreds of international competitors, and balls for the event.

Dunlop has a long-standing partnership with England Squash and a strong track record of sponsoring major events, including previous title sponsorship of the British Junior Open.

Founded in 1926, the British Junior Open is the most prestigious event on the international junior circuit, attracting more than 700 of the world’s finest young players from all over the world.

Mark Williams, CEO at England Squash said :

“The British Junior Open is our flagship junior event and we are committed to improving the event experience year on year.

“We are delighted to have extended our long-standing partnership with Dunlop whose support will add real value to the event and for everyone competing and spectating.

“We are hugely grateful for Dunlop’s ongoing commitment and support for junior squash and we look forward to working with them to deliver a successful championships.”

Steve Heatley, UK General Manager at Dunlop said :

“We have enjoyed a successful and close relationship with the British Junior Open and we are delighted to extend our partnership for a further two years. It is a fantastic tournament, showcasing the best talent from around the world and an event that we are very proud to be associated with.

“This new agreement will see Dunlop continuing to support and invest in squash at all levels.”

Mike Edwards, Tournament Director said :

“We welcome Dunlop’s support once again and their investment will be a major boost for everyone attending this much-loved event.

“This agreement will add significant value for competitors, with quality prizes and welcome bags provided by Dunlop. There will also be the opportunity to pre-order products at discounted prices for collection at the event.”

The championships return to Birmingham from 3rd to 7th January 2024 with entries now open.

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