Irish Role in Squash World Move

World SquashIreland’s role at the top table of international sport has been long and storied and it continues today with Irishman Gar Holohan one of the leading lights in a new memorandum of understanding signed yesterday between the World Squash Federation and the professional Squash Association.

The two bodies have created a united front to push for admission to the Olympic programme and to create a stronger commercial and broadcast model to move the sport to the next stage.

Holohan is President of Squash Ireland but also Vice Chair of the World Squash Federation and a main architect of the new accord.

He is also behind the hosting in Dublin next month of a major conference on international leisure facilities attracting speakers including Marie Sallois Dembreville, the International Olympic Committee Director Corporate Development, Brand & Sustainability and Professor Peter Taylor regarded as one of the world’s leading experts on sports economics.

Sport for Business is a media partner of this event and will be bringing you more information and interviews with the key personnel in the coming weeks.

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