Zac Millar : Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS)

Zac Millar

Squash

Kapiti’s Zac Millar wants to win Medals in the Commonwealth Games, and represent his country on a Senior level.. So far in his 15 years with squash he’s won six national age group titles and competed at the World Junior Champs in Qatar in 2012. He’s ranked 10th in New Zealand in the senior men’s rankings, and in his last year as a junior player he was ranked 1st. To keep competitive at a high level, Zac trains twice a day as well as completing recovery work. He has his sights set on the 2018 Commonwealth Games. Zac is currently in his 4th year of his BMS degree, double majoring in Human Resource Management and Strategic Management, while trying to complete his study with a 1st class honors. For 4 years now, Zac also coaches a number of the up and coming junior players in the Waikato region. In between squash, squash coaching and uni commitments, Zac helps with a coaching role with the U85 Varsity rugby team, which he has played for in the past.

Achievements

NZ Junior Open - 28/04/2013
I won the NZ Junior Open, which was held in North Shore. Last year I came 2nd at this tournament so was very happy with the result as it is the biggest Junior Event of the year.
7th placing at Senior Nationals - 02/08/2013
New Zealand Senior Nationals, held at Royal Oak squash club in Auckland
Hamilton Squash Open - 11/07/2013
Won the Senior Hamilton Open
Mana Squash Open - 27/06/2013
Won the Senior Mana Squash club Open, in Wellington
Taupo Senior Squash Open - 09/06/2013
Won the Senior Taupo Squash Club Open
Havelock North Senior Squash Open - 23/05/2013
3rd place in Havelock North Squash Open
NZ U23 Nationals - 12/09/2014
Placed 3rd. Held in Cambridge
Remuera Squash Open - 13/04/2013
3rd place in Remuera Squash Open in Auckland
DwyerTech Services Palmerston NorthSquash Open - 21/05/2013
2nd place in Palmerston North Squash Open
North Shore Squash Open - 05/04/2013
2nd place in North Shore Squash Open, Auckland
New Zealand U19 Junior National age group title- winner - 06/10/2013
U23 Waikato/BOP champion - 15/03/2014
Matamata Open - 21/03/2014
Matamata open. I placed 2nd in the open draw.
Palmerston North Open - 28/03/2014
Palmerston North Open, which was also a PSA (Professional squash association) tournament, meaning results from this go toward my world ranking. I Placed 2nd.
Kapiti Open - 04/04/2014
I placed 1st. A local tournament in Wellington, which is from where I am from.
Cambridge Open - 11/04/2014
I placed 1st in the open draw.
Herne Bay Open - 25/04/2014
I placed 6th. Tournament was a PSA, so international points were on offer. Top names from around country were playing.
Palmerston North International - 13/06/2014
I made it through to the finals of Qualifying rounds. This tournament was an international PSA event, which brought over a number of international players.
Whakatane Open - Winner - 12/03/2017
Matamata Open - Winner - 19/03/2017
Thames Open - Winner - 09/04/2017
Remuera Classic - Winner - 02/04/2017

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