OUR TEAM & partners

“Dedicated to bettering the lives of motivated children from disadvantaged backgrounds by using squash and extracurricular academic tuition to ensure that each child has the same life opportunities, irrespective of his or her background.”


Stacey Ross


Stacey is Director of Squash at The Wimbledon Club, co founder of Squash Squared and the former Head of Squash at Kings College School Wimbledon. Stacey is Progamme Director at Squash Squared and regular coach to the children along with Jordan Warne. 

As a junior player, Stacey won numerous British Open and Closed titles and as a senior player played the PSA World Tour for 8 years, reaching a senior ranking of World No. 39. On tour he experienced first hand many of the US Urban Squash Programmes and was compelled to set up such a programme in the UK.

Jared Brading

Co-founder & Trustee

Jared has taught in a variety of inner city primary schools over last 20 years and has been the Executive Headteacher since 2011 of both Sacred Heart and St Mary’s RC Primary Schools Battersea.

Jared was at the heart of the London Standard’s “Get London Reading” campaign and voted one of the most influential Londoners in 2012.

He is a passionate believer in opportunity for children in the inner city, an enthusiastic squash player and co founder of Squash Squared.

Craig Cook


Craig is the Founder and CEO of a UK based Healthcare Property Fund, with 20+ years of Senior roles in Investment Banking and Private Equity.

Craig is a Dual Canada and UK citizen with University education crossing oceans from London, Edinburgh and Ottowa.

He was a successful junior sportsman and his sporting and physical challenges remain into adulthood having recently summited Mont Blanc, completed the Great North Swim (2 mile) and former professional Road cyclist.

Mark Ridler


Mark is a trained accountant working as a CFO for a large Media company based out of London.

He has been playing squash around the UK for the past 45 years with his enthusiasm definitely exceeding his ability. He currently captains The Wimbledon Club’s Surrey 5th team and their Vet’s third team and is normally available for a beer after a game on a Tuesday and Thursday.

He is also the Treasurer for the TWC’s Squash Section.

Justine Cherry-Macklin


Justine is an active volunteer for King’s College School, Marymount International School, and Convent of the Sacred Heart. 

She has an international background, with education from the US and Paris, as well as living in Doha for 6 years. She is now living in London with her family.

Professionally she has worked in Development Management roles and has a keen interest in physical fitness, nutrition/cooking and reading.

Daryl Selby


Daryl is a former professional squash player, reaching a highest world ranking of No.9, British Number 1 and silver & bronze Commonwealth Games medallist.

He is now a Senior Talent Manager at Next Level Talent. Working with online content creators across multiple social media platforms.

He is also Managing Director of Dynamic 7 Sport, managing professional athletes across multiple sports.


Squash Squared is hugely grateful for the generous support that the following organisations have given so that we may better serve our beneficiaries.

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