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Squash at Boar's Head

A World-Class Squash Facility

Welcome to the McArthur Squash Center, a 33,000-square-foot venue available to Boar's Head Sports Club members and guests of the Boar's Head. The facility, shared by the University of Virginia is a remarkable facility serving players of all skill level and is home to the UVA squash teams.

The McArthur Squash Center is considered one of the best in the world. Watch below to get a small taste of this amazing facility. 

Squash Contact Information: (434) 972-6009

Head Squash Pro, Dean Russell: (434) 972-7426
e-mail: drussell@boarsheadresort.com
Contact Dean regarding lessons, clinics and social program

Dean Russell is originally from South Africa but is now pleased to call Charlottesville, VA, his home.  He began his professional squash career in 2008 and won a bronze at the Junior Under-19 National Tournament and was awarded Most Improved Player of the Year by Squash SA all while serving as head coach at the Christian Boys College. Two years later, at just 21 years of age, Dean accepted the position of Club Manager and Head Squash Pro at the Old Edwardian Club in Johannesburg, South Africa.  After a stint in northwest England and London, Dean moved to the U.S. in 2012 where he served as Assistant Squash Pro at the Philadelphia Squash Club.

Dean has eight years coaching experience with juniors and adults of all levels from beginner to advanced players from across the globe and is a Level 2 England Squash Certified Coach.  His high level of coaching and a unique ability to connect with players of all skill levels coupled with his professionalism make Dean a dynamic and sought after teacher.  Dean is available for private lessons as well as junior and adult group clinics.