Leagues Start Date
With the up and coming season about to kick off this month, we are looking forward to the leagues starting back up both regionally and nationally.
3 teams in West of Scotland League
4 teams in National Scottish League
3 teams in British Senior League
West of Scotland Senior League
First round of matches will be on the WC 27th September. We have entered 3 teams into this seasons WoS league which sees matches home and away on a weekly basis. ‘A’ team in Division 1, ‘B’ team in Division 2 and ‘C’ team in Division 3. Our home matches will be held at St Matthews Academy and will be on a Monday night with a start time of 7.15pm.
Scottish National League
This seasons SNL will take place at Bells Sport Centre with NATTC entering 4 teams. We will have two teams in Division 1, one team in Division 3 and one team in Division 5. In Division 1 our ‘A’ team will be going for an eighth title alongside the B teams most recent promotion from Division 2. Our C team and D team will be pushing for wins and titles in their respective divisions so we are hoping for another successful season in SNL.
Day 1 : 9th Oct
Day 2 : 27th Nov
Day 3: 6th Feb
British Premier League starts for our A team on 18th September at home at St Matthews Academy with our B and C team starting their campaign the following weekend (25th/26th) at Halton TTC, Widnes.
British League is the premier club competition in the UK with teams from all the home countries competing, so we are always proud to take part in it and is always a great challenge for our players. British League website which you can view fixtures, club ranking list and dates – https://british.ttleagues.com/
St Matthews & West Kilbride – Reopening
Monday Night TT is Back !!
Our first Monday night club session at St Matthews was Monday of last week which was the first since March 2020. We have the familiar set up of 8 tables and can take up to 16 players per night. This is our main club night and is open to all members and anyone wanting to pop in and play regardless of level and ability. Covid procedures are in place.
Every Monday 7.15-9pm in the main hall at St Matthews Academy, Saltcoats
West Kilbride TT Club Opens its Doors
It was a busy first night back for WKTT which seen 3 tables downstairs and 4 tables upstairs being set up and played on the full night. WKTT is a community club which has an open door policy and welcomes families, kids and adults to come along and play. Qualifed coaches on hand to help out.
Every Friday 7-9pm at West Kilbride Community Centre
Holly McNamara pictured recieving cheque from Hunterston Rotary Club for West Kilbride TT
West Kilbride TT
Brand new equipment at St Matthews
Competitions & Calendar
See below competition and league calendar from now until the end of the year. Individual competitions, team competitions, VETTS plus club activities. Links to TT Scotland website for tournament entry forms and full Scottish calendar at bottom of page.
1st – St Matthews reopening
3rd – West Kilbride TT reopening
3-5th – Inverclyde National Training
12th – VETS Comp at Bells
18th – British Premier v Fusion
25/26th – British Senior League
27th – WoS Senior League starts
2nd – British Premier v Ormesby
9th – Scottish National League
10th – Perth GP
23/24th – National Championships
24th – Scottish VETTS Bathgate
30th – British Premier v Ormeau
7th – Club Competition at St Peters
13/14th – Home Nations
19-21st – Inverclyde National Training
27th – Scottish National League
28th – Scottish Primary Schools
4th – British Premier League
4-5th – Inverclyde National Training
11th – British League
18th – Club Christmas night out
20th – Club Christmas Night
TT Scotland Calendar – https://tabletennisscotland.co.uk/calendar-update/
Tournament entry forms – https://tabletennisscotland.co.uk/competition-is-back/
NEW Club Sponsor – Teessport
We were delighted to welcome Marketing Manager, Phil McCallum to the club to kick start our new sponsorship with TEESSPORT. Tees Sport is the country’s premier supplier of table tennis equipment who have been in the business since 1976 and have agreed a deal with North Ayrshire TT to supply our club clothing and equipment such as tables, barriers and bats.
Phil McCallum, Teessport Marketing manager comments “We are delighted to welcome one of Scotland’s leading clubs and current Scottish League champions North Ayrshire Table Tennis Club to the Butterfly family. We are looking forward to working with North Ayrshire over the coming years.”
New kit – Martin, Chris & Nathan
Club Chairman Alec Hughes signing the contract
John and Billy setting up the new tables
We have made one of our biggest purchases in recent years with a delivery of new tables, barriers, nets for 3 of our venues (St Matthews, St Peters and West Kilbride). This is an investment in our club so we have the best available equipment for the players who attend our sessions and for the years to come.
Butterfly clothing and equipment can be ordered through our club agent, Chris Main, so please get in touch with him if you need anything ordered or priced. The Teessport website is available to view here which has a full range of products – https://www.teessport.com/
Brand new equipment at St Matthews
St Peters set up
British League training day
Girls / Kids TT Classes
Girls / Kids class continues to be a busy and fun session every Sunday 12-1pm at St Peters in Chains, Ardrossan. Our qualified club coaches Billy & Chris Main run the weekly session with the help of National Squad member Holly McNamara. We have 4 tables up with a variety of fun games and TT activities for everyone who attends.
All bats, balls and relevant equipment is provided. We operate a casual booking system so if you want more information or to book a space please drop us a email, message via any one of the following.
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone : 07395295630
FB : NorthAyrshireTableTennis
Twitter : @NorthAyrshireTT
Insta : @NorthAyrshireTT