The Manor Health and Racquets Club, Ilkeston, proved an ideal venue for the grand finale of the squash and racketball season at the Derbyshire County Cup Finals on 24th and 25th April. Keen squash and racketball enthusiasts Todd McQuilkin and James Healey, from Air-IT, competed in the finals with James being in the winning team for both men’s events...

The Manor Health and Racquets Club, Ilkeston, proved an ideal venue for the grand finale of the squash and racketball season at the Derbyshire County Cup Finals on 24th and 25th April. A large crowd enjoyed the feast of racket sports and saw the Air-IT sponsored Manor teams excel and win both the Men’s Squash and Racketball finals, much to the delight of their enthusiastic supporters.

Keen squash and racketball enthusiasts Todd McQuilkin and James Healey, from Air-IT, competed in the finals with James being in the winning team for both men’s events.

Derbyshire County Cup Winners, The Manor Health and Racquets Club - sponsored by Air-IT

Derbyshire County Cup Winners, The Manor Health and Racquets Club.
From Left to right – James Healey (Air-IT), Neil Rossin, Daryl Selby (presenting), Jason Walsh and Jon Underhill. Picture: 2010 © David W. Arbon

Air-IT have recently agreed a sponsorship deal with the Manor Health and Racquets Club, which includes sponsorship of both the Men’s 1st and 2nd Squash and Racketball teams. The sponsorship deal also includes advertising boards promoting Air-IT’s services on the 5 recently refurbished championship courts and the development of a new club website.

Air-IT has been closely associated with squash in the East Midlands for several years. The firm have sponsored the David Lloyd Aspley squash team and are currently in the second year of a three-year sponsorship deal with the Nottinghamshire Squash Racquets Association. This includes sponsorship of the Nottinghamshire Squash League, the prestigious County Cup and the development and maintenance of a results-based web site.