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UKCC

UKCC Level 1 – 23rd September / 28th October

UKCC Level 1 Award in Coaching Table Tennis

Day 1 23rd Sept 2018        10am – 4pm

Day 2 28th October 2018   10am – 4pm

All applicants must have applied before 31st of August if applying for a bursary from Sport Scotland.

Course code for bursary applications is – D1-18

Application Form UKCC Level 1 2018-2019

https://sportscotland.org.uk/funding/ukcc-subsidy-for-coaches

What does this qualify me to do?

The qualification will provide learners with the necessary skills to be able to plan and deliver basic table tennis coaching activities/sessions.

How is the qualification delivered?

Day 1

  • Welcome and Induction
  • Introduction to Coaching
  • Table Tennis Practical
  • Introduction to Session Planning
  • Day 1 conclusion

Home study 4 weeks

  • Begin home study tasks

Day 2 – Assessment

Registration requirements

Learners must be 16 years of age or over by the start date of the course to be registered.

Cost  £210.00 – bursary available

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50/50 Draw

2018 Draws:

  • May: 3 – No winner
  • June: 50 – No winner
  • July: 10 – No winner

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Dumfries Table Tennis Club are holding a monthly 50/50 draw which will be open to all Club users as well as their friends and family.

The winning number will be the National Lottery Lotto Bonus Ball from the last Saturday draw of the month.

Cost is £12 for entry into 12 monthly draws.

The monthly prize is 50% of the 50/50 Draw subscriptions for each month.

Please contact Stuart Brown for further details.

 

 

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British Senior Schools Success

Double success for Danny Bajwa who secured silver in the U16 Boys team event with Dylan Curry (Aberdeen) and a bronze in the U16 Boys singles event at the Senior Schools Championships in Worcester over the weekend 22nd to 24th June.

Other results from the DTTC players:

  • Shannon Brown: Scotland B U14 Girls’ Team (w/Jess Hogg) – 5th; U14 Girls’ Singles – Consolation 1st Knockout Round
  • Catrin Ace: Scotland B U18 Girls’ Team (w/Naomi Provan) – 6th; U16 Girls’ Singles – 1st Knockout Round
  • Lauren MacLeod: Scotland A U18 Girls’ Team (w/Isla Stott) – 5th; U14 Girls’ Singles – Consolation Semi-final
  • Keir Morton: Scotland A U18 Boys’ Team (w/Harvey McDonald) – 4th; U18 Boys’ Singles – Quarter-final

Table Tennis England:

Table Tennis Scotland:

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Competition News 2017/2018

DTTC players have been involved in various events over the season.  Well done to all the players for representing the Club so well.

Details will be made available on this page as results come throughout the season.

22nd-24th June – British Senior School Championships

  • Shannon Brown: Scotland B U14 Girls’ Team (w/Jess Hogg) – 5th; U14 Girls’ Singles – Consolation 1st Knockout Round
  • Catrin Ace: Scotland B U18 Girls’ Team (w/Naomi Provan) – 6th; U16 Girls’ Singles – 1st Knockout Round
  • Lauren MacLeod: Scotland A U18 Girls’ Team (w/Isla Stott) – 5th; U14 Girls’ Singles – Consolation Semi-final
  • Danny Bajwa: Scotland A U16 Boys’ Team (w/Dylan Curry) – 2nd; U16 Boys’ Singles – 3rd
  • Keir Morton: Scotland A U18 Boys’ Team (w/Harvey McDonald) – 4th; U18 Boys’ Singles – Quarter-final

Table Tennis England:

Table Tennis Scotland:

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18th-24th June – World Veteran Championships

  • Matthew Wallace: Men’s 55+ – Round of 256; Men’s Doubles 55+ w/ Nikolai Zavastitsa (USA) – Consolation Round of 64
  • Senga Thomson: Women’s 55+ – Round of 128; Women’s Doubles 55+ w/ Moira Brown (SCO) – Consolation Quarter-final

Links:

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2nd/3rd June – London Grand Prix

  • Danny Bajwa: Band 2; Band 3; Men’s; U21 Men’s

Report:

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28th/29th April – Scottish National Championships

  • Kenny Lee: Men’s Singles
  • Danny Bajwa: Men’s Doubles w/Andy MacPherson – Quarter-final; Men’s Singles; Junior Boys’ – Semi-final; Junior Doubles w/Martin Johnson – Winners
  • Keir Morton: Men’s Doubles w/Calum Morrison – Quarter-final; Men’s Singles; Junior Boys’ – Quarter-final; Junior Doubles w/Calum – Runners-Up
  • Catrin Ace: Junior Girls’; Cadet Girls’ – Semi-final

Table Tennis Scotland:

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6th-8th April – British Primary School Championships

  • Shannon Brown: Scotland Girls’ Team – 3rd; Girls’ Singles – Last 16
  • Maria De Silva: Girls’ Consolation Singles – Quarter-final

Table Tennis Scotland:

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24th/25th March – Scottish Inter-League

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18th March – Veterans’ National Championships

  • Dylan De Silva: Over 40s – 2nd
  • Linda Powell: Over 70s – 3rd

Report and results not yet available.

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17th March – Edinburgh Banded Event 3

  • Josh Orr: Band 7 – 1st
  • Kenny Lee: Band 7 – 5th

Report:

Results:

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10th/11th March – Cleveland Grand Prix

  • Keir Morton: Band 2 – Quarter-final; Band 1; U21; Men’s

Report:

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10th March – Scottish National League

Division 1 – Dumfries A (Danny Bajwa, Dylan De Silva, Callum Morgan):

Dumfries A finished 5th place in Division 1.

Division 4 – Dumfries B (Gordon Duff, Josh Orr, Catrin Ace):

Dumfries B finished in 5th place in Division 4.

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7th March – Royal Navy Table Tennis Championships

  • Liam Marshall: Men’s – Winner; Men’s Doubles – Winner; Team – 2nd

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25th February – Scottish Senior Schools

  • Keir Morton: U18 Boys’ – Winner
  • Blaire Huxtable: U18 Boys’ Consolation – Runner-Up
  • Ross Burns: U18 Boys’ Consolation – 3rd
  • Danny Bajwa: U16 Boys’ – Winner
  • Catrin Ace: U16 Girls’ – 6th
  • Josh Orr: U14 Boys’ Consolation – Winner
  • Finlay Zanna: U14 Boys’ Consolation
  • Shannon Brown: U14 Girls’ Consolation – Winner (5th overall)

Due to finishing in the top four of their respective categories, Keir and Danny, along with Lauren MacLeod (U18s Girls’), will be invited to represent Scotland at the British Senior Schools International over the weekend of 23rd/24th June 2018.

Results:

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18th February – Veterans’ Assessment

  • Dylan De Silva: Over 40s – 2nd
  • Linda Powell: Over 70s – 3rd; Over 70s Doubles w/Winnie Stein- 3rd

Report:

Results – Ratings Central:

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3rd/4th February – West of Scotland Open

  • Kenny Lee: Men’s Singles; Band 2 Singles
  • Danny Bajwa: Men’s Doubles w/Ethan Chapman – Semi-final; Men’s Singles – Knockouts; Band 1 Singles – Winner; Junior Boys’ – Winner; Junior Doubles w/Keir – Winners
  • Keir Morton: Men’s Doubles w/Dylan Curry – Semi-final; Men’s Singles – Quarter-final; Junior Boys’ – Runner-Up; Junior Doubles w/Danny – Winners
  • Catrin Ace: Junior Girls’; Cadet Girls’ – Semi-final
  • Josh Orr: Cadet Boys’ – Quarter-final

Report:

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27th/28th January – Dumfries Table Tennis Club Championships

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14th January – Dumfries Senior Schools Regionals

  • Josh Orr: Mixed Singles winner
  • Blaire Huxtable / Shannon Brown: Doubles winners

Results:

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6th/7th January – Edinburgh Open

  • Josh Orr: Band 8 – Winner; U21 Band 4 – Runner-Up; U15 Boys
  • Kenny Lee: Band 7
  • Catrin Ace: U21 Band 3

Results:

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3rd December – Scottish Primary Schools

  • Reuben De Silva: Boys’ – Consolation Groups
  • Shannon Brown: Girls’ – 3rd
  • Maria De Silva: Girls’ – 7th

Due to finishing in the top 4, Shannon will be invited to represent Scotland at the British Primary Schools International over the weekend of 7th/8th April 2018.

Results:

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26th November – Veterans’ Assessment

  • Linda Powell: Ladies (mixed) – 4th; Ladies’ Doubles w/Fiona Kinloch – Winners

Report:

Results – Ratings Central:

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25th November – Scottish National League

Division 1 – Dumfries A (Keir Morton, Danny Bajwa, Dylan De Silva):

Division 4 – Dumfries B (Lauren MacLeod, Gordon Duff, Josh Orr, Catrin Ace):

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19th November – Edinburgh Under-13s Assessment

  • Reuben De Silva: Boys’ – 12th
  • Shannon Brown: Girls’ – 4th
  • Maria De Silva: Girls – 7th

Results

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11th/12th November – Tipton Grand Prix

  • Danny Bajwa: Band 4 – Runner-Up; Band 3 – Last 16; Men’s – Last 32; U21 Men’s – Semi-final
  • Keir Morton: Band 2 – Groups; Band 1 – Groups; Men’s – Quarter-final; U21 Men’s – Last 16; Player of the Weekend

Report:

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10th-12th November – Home Nations

  • Catrin Ace: Cadet Girls’ Team – 4th; Cadet Girls’ Singles – Quarter-final

Report:

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5th November – Edinburgh Banded Event 2

  • Kenny Lee: Band 7 – 5th
  • Josh Orr: Band 8 – 1st

Results:

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21st/22nd October – Glasgow Open

  • Danny Bajwa: Band 1 – Winner; Junior Boys’ – Winner; Junior Doubles w/Keir – Winners
  • Keir Morton: Junior Boys’ – Runner-Up; Junior Doubles w/Danny – Winners
  • Catrin Ace: Cadet Girls’ – Winner

Summary:

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14th October – Scottish National League

Division 1 – Dumfries A (Keir Morton, Danny Bajwa, Callum Morgan):

Division 4 – Dumfries B (Rhian Williams, Gordon Duff, Josh Orr):

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8th October – Veterans’ Assessment

  • Dylan De Silva: Over 40s – 2nd
  • Linda Powell: Over 70s – 4th

Report:

Results – Ratings Central:

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24th September – Edinburgh Banded Event 1

  • Kenny Lee: Band 7 – 4th
  • Josh Orr: Band 8 – 4th

Results:

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17th September – North of Scotland Open

  • Catrin Ace: Cadet Girls’ – Runner-Up

Report:

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19th/20th August – Liverpool Grand Prix

  • Danny Bajwa: Band 3 – Last 16; Band 2 – Knockouts; Men’s – Knockouts; Doubles w/ Martin Johnson – Quarter-finals
  • Keir Morton: Band 3 – Runner-up; Band 2 – Quarter-final; Men’s – Last 16; U21 Men’s – Knockouts

Report:

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Calendar of Events

Details of local and national events will be made available on this page on a regular basis.

Calendars:

Age Restrictions 2017/2018:

  • U13s – Born on or after 1st January 2005
  • U15s – Born on or after 1st January 2003
  • U18s – Born on or after 1st January 2000
  • Veterans 2017 events – Born on or before 31st December 1977
  • Veterans 2018 events – Born on or before 31st December 1978

 

DTTC Five

British Senior Schools 2018

Good luck to the Scotland team playing at the Senior Schools in Worcester this weekend!

DTTC have five players in the squad – Shannon, Catrin, Lauren, Danny and Keir.

Kenny will also be travelling down as one of the TTS umpires.

See the English Schools Table Tennis article here for further details.

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DTTC Summer Sessions

DTTC has had many top youngsters competing at national and international level over the years and we are now looking out for the next crop of talented players.

Lauren MacLeod will be holding a weekly beginners’ session at DTTC over the summer holidays every Wednesday from 11am to 12 pm from 4th July to 15th August.  The cost is £3 per session or £18 for all 7 sessions.

Lauren is a Scottish National player at Junior level, qualified UKCC Level 1 coach and is also studying a sports coaching course.  As well as coaching at DTTC, she also coaches at Carlisle Table Tennis Club.

Places are limited so please book early to avoid disappointment. If there is enough interest, we may be able to run extra sessions to accommodate.

Ages are from 8 years old and upwards; however, younger players are also welcome as long as parents are able to accompany them and assist.

For booking and other queries, please get in touch using our contact details.

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Summer League 2018

DTTC will be holding its annual summer league this year from w/c 11th June 2018.
The format this year will be:
  • Teams of two
  • Handicap to 21
Matches will be scheduled for a Tuesday or Wednesday with other nights available.
For those interest in playing, please let Kenny Lee know by Friday 1st June.
Cost will be £3 per person to cover prizes etc.  Pay-as-you-go hall fees still apply (£1/£2 for standard members or £2/£3 for non-members) for each visit to the hall.
If there are any further queries, please get in touch with Kenny.
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DTTC 50/50 Draw

Dumfries Table Tennis Club will be holding a monthly 50/50 draw which will be open to all Club users as well as their friends and family.

Cost is £12 for entry into 12 monthly draws.

The monthly prize is 50% of the 50/50 Draw subscriptions for each month.

The winning number will be the National Lottery Lotto Bonus Ball from the last Saturday draw of the month.

Please contact Stuart Brown for further details.

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Annual End of Season Dinner – Friday 18th May

Dumfries Table Tennis Club cordially invites all members, non-members and families to its Annual End of Season Dinner

  • Location: Park House, Cairndale Hotel
  • Date: Friday 18th May 2018
  • Time: 7pm until late (dinner to be served at 7.30pm)
  • Cost: Adults – £18 / Under 14 (as at 18th May 2018) – £12

There will be a 3 course dinner, entertainment, prize-giving as well as music and dancing.

Book your tickets from Kenny Lee, Lauren Macleod, Catrin Ace or Kay Solaja.

Payment is due by 11th May.  Cheques should be made payable to “DTTC”.