National Cadet League – round 1

National Cadet League And the National Cadet League (NCL) season has started. This year, twelve teams, divided into three divisions, started the competition at Waterside. Youngsters of clubs from Southampton, Bournemouth, Portsmouth and Winchester displayed high quality tabletennis skills. Waterside TTC was represented by two teams. The “A” team with Max, Artur and William played in Division 2, […] Continue reading →

Man of the Match

Tony Tidswell Another clash between Waterside and Southampton West sides, saw Waterside H team ending the match win a 7-3 win. Both Dave and Tony won all three of their games but Super Tony’s scores were most emphatic! Tony annihilated the opposition by winning each game in three straight sets, not allowing any opponent to score more […] Continue reading →

Waterside M struggle

Waterside M It has been a struggle: three matches and three wins, sitting on second place in the table, but Waterside M is still struggling to manage their three players together. The excuses range from holidays, business trip and “trick or treat” on Halloween night! But we are grateful to the reservers who played for us, William, […] Continue reading →

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 →