BARKER Peter < Back  
Sport Squash
CGA England   
Gender Men
Born 26 Sep 1983 in London, ENG
Height1.82 m
Weight 80 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Family Wife Alex
Residence Sheffield, ENG
Occupation Athlete
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? He took up the sport at age eight.
Club / Team Esporta Croydon:
Name of coach Paul Carter, Ben Ford
Training Regime
Handedness Left
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement Winning the deciding rubber of the final of the 2007 World Team Championships in Chennai, India. (, 07 Feb 2013)
Hero / Idol Swiss tennis player Roger Federer. (, 17 Aug 2010)
Injuries He suffered three injuries at the end of 2012. (, 07 Feb 2013)
Other information SQUASH WITH THE MAYOR
In December 2012 he played squash with the Mayor of the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham, Councillor Belinda Donovan, against a specially painted wall inside the Mayor’s Chambers. (, 18 Dec 2012)

He attended Brentwood School in Essex at the same time as Daryl Selby, who would also go on to become a professional squash player. However both of them played their squash away from the school, so as a result never played together or even discussed squash during the time they were at school together. (, 26 Sep 2010)

He turned professional in 2002. (, 07 Feb 2013)