David Baillargeon

Residence: St-Nicolas, Quebec
Date of Birth: 14 March 1996
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Current Clubs: Club Sportif MAA, Club Atwater
Coaches/Trainers: Yvon Provençal, Hadrian Stiff
Sponsors: Harrow
Racquet: Harrow
Clothing: Harrow
Based in: Montréal, Québec and Bristol, England
Right or Left Handed: Left
Hobbies: Chess, backgammon, traveling
Favourite Game Day Food: Pasta with tomato sauce
Favourite Tournament to Play: World Teams Championships
Favourite Player: Marwan ElShorbagy
Role Model Growing Up: Nick Matthew
Favourite Match You’ve Played: Guilfoyle Classic 2019 final. It was my first PSA title and I had plenty of ups and downs. I was up 2-1 and 9-2 in the fourth before letting my opponent back to 9-9, but I managed to win 11-9 on home soil.
Age When You Started Playing: Started at 5 years old playing once a week in a recreational junior program in Quebec City.
Favourite Shot: Cross court kill
Schooling: Currently enrolled in an Undergraduate in Accounting and Finance online at the Université du Québec
Why I Love Playing Professional Squash for Canada: I’ve always felt supported by my country. Squash Canada has always been there backing up and supporting their athletes for a long time both technically and financially. The help we’ve received during this pandemic is a great example.

Accomplishments:

  • Finalist: Atlanta Open 2020
  • Finalist: Mount Royal University 2020
  • Champion: Guilfoyle PSA Squash Classic 2019
  • Finalist: Chongqing Open 2019
  • Represented Team Canada at World Team Championships 2019
  • Champion: Canadian U23 2018
  • Represented Canada at WSF World Doubles Championships (Mixed division) 2017
  • Champion: Canadian University and College Squash Championships 2017
  • Champion: Canadian Junior Championships 2014
  • Champion: Canadian Junior Open 2014
  • Represented Team Canada at Pan American Junior Squash Championships 2014
  • Represented Team Canada at World Junior Squash Championships 2014

Social Media:

  • Facebook: @davidbaillargeonsquash