Waterside success at Hampshire Schools competition

Under 13 boys finalists Matthew Daish and Artur Caltabiano It was all about Waterside TTC players in the U13s boys final of the Hampshire Schools competition, which was played on Friday 1st February at Waterside Table Tennis Centre. About 60 children from all over Hampshire met at Waterside for the 2013 Hampshire Schools Individual competition. Players were competing in the Under-11, Under-13 and Under-16, boys and […] Continue reading →

Artur’s good run in Sussex

Artur Runner Up in Sussex In his first 4-star tournament played in Sussex at the K2 Centre, Artur showed that he is ready to take on the top players. Artur was the the top seed in the Cadet Boys Band 4. After a shaky start where he finished as a runner up in his group, Artur eased past his opponents in the […] Continue reading →

Ping! Hampshire

Winchester Cathedral Waterside TTC’s involvement in Ping! Hampshire in July and August was a great success in bringing outdoor table tennis to the people of the Waterside. Tables at Hythe and at Lepe beach have been well used by a great variety of locals and visitors. HYTHE HIGH STREET The launch was on a very wet Saturday. […] Continue reading →

Some Olympic Games’ Memories

Jeff Davies Olympic Dream It was at about this time last year that I volunteered (or was I volunteered?) to help at this Summer’s London Olympic Games.  After an interview, a few trips to London for meetings and to collect my kit, besides many emails from LOCOG, I was given a job along with the Transportation Team at ExCel, […] Continue reading →

Amy on the podium at the Nationals

amy_nationals_2012 It was a good Sunday at the U11-U14s English National Championships for all Waterside TTC players. The tournament, held in Walsall, saw Katie Holt, Amy Blagbrough and Artur Caltabiano going head-to-head against other talented players from all over England. The impressive performance of Amy during the girls U12 category finished with a well deserved podium in […] Continue reading →

Waterside boys get promotion

Waterside A team wins National Cadet League Division 2 Waterside A were the winners of Division 2 of the National Cadet League which was played at Testwood on 24th March. On the final day of the competition they held a slender lead over Bournemouth D, but were without no 1 player Artur Caltabiano, so it was going to be a difficult day. As North […] Continue reading →

Katie, Amy and Artur in the Nationals

Katie, Amy and Artur in the Nationals Our young players continue to make good progress and now three of them will be representing Waterside TTC and ETTA South Region in the English National Championship Finals, to be played in Walsall on 9th and 10th June 2012. Amy Blagbrough, a veteran in these competitions, was already pre-qualified for the girls competition in the U12 […] Continue reading →

Waterside Summer League

Waterside Table Tennis Centre The table tennis season has finished and it is time to start with our own Summer League, which will run on Mondays, from 30th April until 30th July. If you want to register your team, just download the registration form. Alternatively, you can get a form at the club.   Continue reading →

Waterside Closed 2012

Waterside TTC Closed Tournament Although the entry for this year’s annual club tournament, which happened on 3rd March, was a little disappointing it proved to be a great success and was thoroughly enjoyed by all who took part. The format that John used ensured that everyone got plenty of games, and most importantly no one was knocked out at […] Continue reading →

William is top in Cirencester

William receive his Winner's trophy at the Cirencester 1* William had another great tournament at the Cirencester 1* on Sunday the 26th February, where he played in the U11s and U13s. In the U11s, he managed to take on the opposition without many problems in the first two rounds. In the last round, he played against two fierce competitors, the last one being his toughest […] Continue reading →