Welcome to Abbeydale Park Table Tennis Club
We are PremierClub affiliated
We are a part of a national network of Table Tennis England affiliated PremierClubs; committed to improving player and volunteer experience and increasing participation.
CORONAVIRUS (COVID19) UPDATE
We are eagerly awaiting news from the government as to when indoor sporting events such as table tennis can resume and what restrictions may be imposed upon us.
As a club we are obviously keen to get up and running. We have recently purchased and installed a number of infection control and cleaning products.
Good hand hygiene and social distancing is expected of ALL players and visitors to the club.
Hand washing is the best way to clean hands and kill remove germs - there is plenty of soap provided and hand dryers in the changing room area.
Hand Sanitizers x 4 stations. Please use these on entry to the club and after each session
Disinfectant spray bottles have been purchased and set up with the correct concentrate in each bottle. Use this to spray on tables and wipe any furniture / score tables etc after use.
Blue roll & Dispensers are available at either end of the room to use with the disinfectant.
Please remember NOT to shake hands after a session but to just acknowledge each other’s play.
We are awaiting news from STTL regards the winter season and membership. If you can make your decision if you are wanting to play or not as this will make Winstons job much easier regards organising and allocating teams.
The 4th Light bar will be up and running in the coming weeks and the wooden partition will be removed. This will give us a larger playing area.
This website will soon have the abiltiy for you to book a table or see club availability . You will be able to book upto 2 hours per session.
Abbeydale Park Table Tennis Club.
The club is part of the Sheffield and District Table Tennis League and is governed by the Table Tennis England. The dedicated Table Tennis sports hall is located in the grounds of Abbeydale Sports Club. Members have access to the hall 24/7/365 days per year. The venue the largest purpose built Table Tennis venue in Sheffield.
We have many areas of interest for players of all ability for those who are just starting out and learning to play to the experienced / seasoned player.
Friday night is our Club night when Club & Social members turn up for a practice. There is an open invitation for anyone with an interest in Table Tennis to come along free of charge and get introduced and try it out. You will be made welcome regardless of your playing standard.
For further information please contact John Gialluca on 0114 2363873 or Email; firstname.lastname@example.org
Coaching is available for any player regardless of ability or standard. We have the pleasure and honour of having a number of fully qualified coaches;
Phil Wright - Super Veteran of the game and Sheffield Table Tennis League
Tim Denby - Plays in the Sheffield, Chesterfield and National Leagues.
Tim Wright, Simon Ryalls, Steve Cross and Mark Vanhoorebeek- all experienced players of the Sheffield league.
Nigel Coward - coaches on various evenings.
Junior Coaching Session
Saturday mornings there are three sessions from beginner to advanced.
09:00-10:00hrs, 10:00-11:00hrs and 11:00-12:00hrs. The cost for each session is £4.
As part of this you will also be eligible to play in the Sheffield Junior League, a great league that brings together all the local junior clubs, the event is run at EIS (English Institute of Sport)
For the Older Recreational Player
The University of the Third Age (U3A) have sessions here on Mondays and Thursdays 10am-12pm. If you think you might want to play on a part time / regular basis then please contact either;
Belinda Taylor email@example.com
or John Warwick firstname.lastname@example.org
Membership for the U3A section requires you to become a member of the National U3A in the first instance at £10 + membership of Abbeydale Table Tennis Club £70
U3A Coaching is also available.
NEW CLUB SPONSOR
We have just secured a sponsorship package with Bribar Table Tennis. We have a good discounted rate with Bribar who can offer a good discount on top of the on-line screen price for most products. If you are interested in purchasing any kit from rubbers, blades, clothing etc please let me know and I will find out the price for you. An example of their link to some Custom blades / rubbers is below.
Find out about membership costs
We have a number of membership packages from Adult League - Adult Social - Juniors (Under 18yrs) and U3A (University of the 3rd Age)
How to find us
Abbeydale Sports Club Abbeydale Road South Sheffield South Yorkshire S17 3LJ
Abbeydale Park Table Tennis Club
Abbeydale Sports Club
Abbeydale Road South