Date and place of birth: 31/01/1995, London (Whitechapel)Home town: London (Stratford)Lives: SheffieldTT Class: 9Current world ranking: 15International debut: 2009 Ashley’s story Ashley’s mother nurtured his love of sport after he was born with Erbs palsy, which affected the nerves in the...
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Date and place of Birth: 25/04/03, WrexhamHome town: LlanfyllinCurrently lives: SheffieldTT Class: 8Current world ranking: 9International debut: Dutch Open 2019 Major titles: World doubles champion 2022 Grace’s story Grace first started playing table tennis at the age of 12 during...
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Date and place of birth: 25/02/2000, CardiffHome town: CardiffLives: SheffieldTT Class: 9Current world ranking: 8International debut: 2017Major titles: Commmonwealth champion 2022 Joshua’s story Joshua started playing table tennis at the age of 13 when coach Simon Oyler came to his...
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Date and place of birth: 17/07/94, WordsleyHome town: BurnleyLives: SheffieldTT Class: 6Current world ranking: 4International debut: 2011 Major titles: World doubles champion 2022 Fliss’s story: Having been keen on sport from an early age Fliss started playing table tennis when...
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Date and place of birth: 19/10/72, BarnsleyHome town: BarnsleyLives: Dodworth, BarnsleyFamily: children Lauren and RyanTT Class: 4Current world ranking: 8TT Style: AttackingInternational debut: 1996Major titles: Commonwealth champion 2002/2006; European champion 2005 In brief: Sue is a former Commonwealth and European...
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Date and place of birth: 09/10/1998, GloucesterHome town: StonehouseLives: SheffieldTT Class: 8Current world ranking: 9International debut: 2013, Belgian Open Major titles: World doubles champion (class 14) 2022 Billy’s story: Having been diagnosed at the age of five with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease...
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Date and place of birth: 21/03/1999, HalifaxHome town: TodmordenLives: SheffieldTT Class: 4Current world ranking: 9International debut: 2013, Belgium Open Megan’s story: Megan’s sporting ambitions were originally focused on competing in the Olympics as a swimmer until she fractured her spine...
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Date and place of birth: 08/05/1994, PaisleyHome town: PaisleyLives: DumbartonCurrent world ranking: 12International debut: 2013, Hungarian OpenMajor titles: European team champion 2017/2019Martin’s story: The youngest of four brothers Martin has always had a passion for sport despite being born without...
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Date and place of birth: 19/08/1992, Merthyr TydfilHome town: AberdareLives: CwmbachTT Class: 1Current world ranking: 8International debut: 2013, Hungarian OpenMajor titles: European team champion 2015 Tom’s story: Tom was a promising mountain biker when he had a fall while out...
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Date and place of birth: 11/05/1995Home town: LiverpoolLives: SheffieldTT Class: 5Current world ranking: 4International debut: 2011, SlovakiaMajor titles: Commonwealth champion 2022 Jack’s story When London won the Olympic and Paralympic bid in 2005, 10-year-old Jack was playing table tennis in...
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