Closer than the score suggests

Competition holder Tuesday night’s match at Cavendish Hall resulted in a 7 – 3 win for St Denys. Although 7 out of the 10 games only went to 3 sets, the result could/should have been more favourable as St Denys had an under-strength side and, although their substitute played well, we (Dave, Jeff and Colin) just needed […] Continue reading →

Waterside L signs of improvement

Waterside Table Tennis Centre If it were not for Tony going down 15-17 in the fifth set after having two match points we could have won! In the end Matt Moody stepped up to the plate and played with poise and confidence and salvaged a deserved draw in the last game against Soton West O. After two quite serious […] Continue reading →

An eerie start for Waterside L

Tabletennis bat Imagine, if you can, a hall as big (nearly) as ours at Testwood with only one table in the middle. That’s how it was on Tuesday night, and eerily quiet was it! Tricky game this one, playing against a newly relegated team. They just had too much nous for us and we just made too […] Continue reading →

Waterside H rollercoaster

Donic We were under no illusions that playing in Division 2 this season was not going to be as straightforward as our matches in Division 3 were last season!  Last Wednesday’s match (5th October) against an experienced South West L side brought us down to earth, with a 9-1 drubbing, with Colin French winning the solitary […] Continue reading →

STTA League 11-12

Competition holder The new season is starting and once more Waterside TTC will be well represented in the Southampton League 2011-2012. Waterside have 13 teams that will be competing for the top spot in the Premier League and all 4 Divisions. So we can all know the teams, here is a list of all players, teams and […] Continue reading →

Waterside Junior 1-star Jan 2012

Competition holder After the successful tournament held on 11th June 2011, the next Waterside Junior 1-star will happen on 7th and 8th January 2012. This time, competitions will be U11 and U13 on Saturday 7th, and Cadet and Junior on Sunday 8th. This promises to be a strong competition over the weekend, with players from around the […] Continue reading →

Italians visit Waterside TTC

Colin and Francesco exchanging gifts Waterside TTC had a visit from the President of the Italian Nulvi TTC, Francesco Zentile. Francesco came to Southampton with two young players from Sardinia to participate of the Pre-Season Training Camp organised by Ken Macleod, former Waterside TTC Head Coach, now at Nulvi TTC. Increased partnership and opportunities for player exchanges are being considered between Waterside TTC […] Continue reading →

Young Players – March 2011

Young Players Tournament March 2011 On Saturday 26th March, WTTC held the 5th Young Players Tournament, with 36 entries split into A & B Groups. Players came from schools and clubs in Hampshire, Dorset and Surrey. The winner in the “A” Section was James Peters-Gill (South Wonston), Runner up was Alan Dawson, and in third place was Jack Doncom. The […] Continue reading →

Junior Success

Artur and Matt Doubles runners up In his very first season in the Southampton League, Artur is the new Southampton Under 12 Champion. Artur beat George White in the final 13/11, 11/5, 7/11 and 11/2. Artur and Matt have played in our ‘O’ team in Division 4 of the league this year and have both made tremendous progress. They combined well […] Continue reading →