ABOUT US

Who are British Para Table Tennis?

British Para Table Tennis is the governing body for para table tennis in Britain. We develop the sport in close co-operation with the NGBs of Table Tennis in the Home Nations.Table tennis was included in the first Paralympic Games in Rome in 1960 and is now estimated to have over 40 million competitive players and millions of recreational players. We now have a good track record in Para Table Tennis events.

Para table tennis is the third largest Paralympic sport in terms of athlete numbers and is practiced in more than 100 countries. Athletes from all physical impairment groups, aside from the visually impaired, are allowed to compete in standing or sitting classes.

Our Purpose

To develop a sustainable, progressive and influential
organisation for Para Table Tennis in the UK.

our strategy

The organisation's aims are as follows:

  • Encourage development of Para Table Tennis in the UK
  • Organise competitions at a national level
  • Be responsible to UK Sport
  • Represent British Para Table Tennis in the UK and abroad
  • Facilitate appropriate funding to continue the WPC and support Para Table Tennis in the UK
  • Ensure appropriate governance and operational structure for British Para Table Tennis.