Welcome to Advantage.
Nurturing the next Olympic
and Paralympic table tennis
champions.
Advantage Table Tennis seeks to make table tennis
accessible to everyone - whatever their age, race,
gender, ethnic origin, social status, sexual
orientation, ability or disability.
+ Location Advantage Table Tennis is based in the Para TT Team GB training hall at the Sheffield branch of the English Institute of Sport. We have chosen this venue as it offers amazing facilities for table tennis in an excellent location.
+ Coaches Club members will be coached by Matthew Kenny, who is a former National Junior Champion and represented the England men's team. Matthew now coaches for the Great Britain Paralympic Table Tennis squad and has coached the squad at three Paralympic Games - Beijing 2008, London 2012 and Rio 2016.
+ About The ambitions of Advantage Table Tennis club are to attract current and new table tennis enthusiasts, to deliver top-quality coaching, and to develop future champions. In addition, the club aims to attract more and more disabled people to the sport of table tennis and to give them an opportunity to have quality coaching - both at the beginner level, and for players who have been playing for some time.
Able-bodied

Thursdays 6-8pm

£5/Per Hour
£3.50 per hour for students



Disabled

Thursdays 6-8pm

£3.50only
1 hour free



Matthew KennyHead Coach

Matthew Kenny is a former National Junior Champion and represented the England men's team. Matthew now coaches for the Great Britain Paralympic Table Tennis squad and has coached the squad at three Paralympic Games - Beijing 2008, London 2012 and Rio 2016.

Hobbies

Keeping fit
Gym
Nandos
Bouldering/rock climbing

Favourite table tennis shot

Forehand topspin off the bounce/hitting a clean backhand winner
Jaime Morgan HitchcockClub Manager

Jaime was a volunteer ‘Games Maker’ for table tennis at the Paralympic Games in London. It was without a doubt one of the best decisions he has ever made. Since then he has continued to volunteer at various international para table tennis tournaments and European Championships.

Hobbies

Badminton
Basketball
Eating sushi

Favourite table tennis shot

Kenta Matsudaira's tomahawk serve

Louis HavenhandAssistant Coach

Louis graduated with a first-class honours degree in Physical Activity, Health and Exercise Science and has always had a keen interest in table tennis having played at club and county level as a junior.

Hobbies

Strength and conditioning
Modifying cars

Favourite table tennis shot

Backhand opening up against backspin
+ Gorazd VeckoAdvantage Board Member

GB Para Table Tennis Team Performance Director
+ Dave CochraneAdvantage Board Member

International umpire, International Para Competition Manager, and Chair of Competitions at British Para Table Tennis
+ Howard BrialeyAdvantage Board Member

Commonwealth, European, and Paralympic Table Tennis Field of Play Marshall

Location

EIS Sheffield

Advantage Table Tennis is based at the Sheffield
branch of the English Institute of Sport. We have
chosen this venue as it offers amazing facilities
for table tennis in an excellent location.

English Institute of Sport
Coleridge Rd,
Sheffield S9 5DA

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