British Para Table Tennis Sheffield Para Open & Training Camp 3rd/4th Feb 2018

Based on our new popular format introduced early last year which includes a training camp run by Shaun Marples our Pathway and Development Manager and tournament run by our resident organiser and referee Dave Cochrane we have the Sheffield Para Open this weekend.

We are lucky to hold this event in the prestigious English Institute of Sport which is where our performance squad and coaching team are based full time.

The venue also boasts amazing facilities used by numerous international athletes including world champion boxer Anthony Joshua.

For this weekend we have another good entry of 40 athletes of all standards including a few new members.

Some of our amazing performance squad have entered including :

World number 7 in class 5 Jack Hunter-SpiveyHUNTER SPIVEY Jack 397

 

 

 

 

 

World number 15 in class 4 Megan ShackletonMegan Shackleton Belgium 2017 2

 

 

 

 

 

World number 6 in class 8 Ross WilsonWILSON Ross William 353

 

 

 

 

 

World number 13 in class 8 Aaron McKibbinAaron McKibbin action 1

 

 

 

 

 

World number 19 in class 8 Billy Shilton
Billy Shilton action 2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

World number 12 in class 9 Ashley Facey

World number 6 in class 10 Kim Daybell

Kim & Ash with Mat after winning SF

 

 

 

 

 

 

We also have many pathway and development squad athletes looking to get good experience from the performance squad athletes who’ll be going all out to challenge them such as Dan Bullen in class 5, Lucie Bouron in class 3, Cellan Hall in class 5, Fliss Pickard and Connor McAdam in class 6, Ryan Henry in class 8, Dylan Tynan in class 9 and Shae Thakker with Jack Stockdale in class 10.

Lucie Bouron Belgium 2017

Jack Stockdale BPTT Nationals

HENRY Ryan GBR_MG_1255 Czech Open

 

 

 

 

We look forward to seeing the athletes working hard on Saturday at the training camp and putting their skills into practice at the tournament !!!