Squashproshop.com is pleased to announce that it has signed Julian Illingworth, US Men’s 4 time National Champion 2005-2008, as a sponsored squash player for the 2008/2009 season.
Illingworth first made an impression on the American junior circuit in 1998-1999 when he finished ranked # 3 in the country for boys under 16. He was a 4 time All-American selection and 4 time All-Ivy selection.
Since graduating from Yale in 2006, Illingworth has been playing squash professionally. He has achieved a ranking as high as # 37 in the PSA world ranking and is the highest ranked American player.
“Julian is an exceptional player and we could not be more pleased to be his sponsor. By sponsoring the top US player Squashproshop.com will further expand its brand recognition in the United States and around the world. Squashproshop.com is a top online retailer of squash equipment and Julian Illingworth is the top ranked US player – a perfect match!”, says Anil Gidwaney, Squashproshop.com’s CEO and Founder, who is himself a PSA level 1 certified squash professional.