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  • What our players have been up to ? (6/10/2021) -
  • Summer Activities (6/10/2021) -
  • Kids Class / Girls TT Class Starting (6/10/2021) -
  • NEW Club Sponsor – Teessport (6/10/2021) -
  • Return to TT – Booking a Table (4/21/2021) - Glad to announce we will be back in action from Friday 30th April and running our usual times from Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday. We continue to play at St Peters Church hall, where all […]
  • FREE Womens / Girls TT Classes (4/7/2021) - A new programme which we will start early summer will be a block of FREE weekly Women’s and Girls TT classes which will run in 3 different venues across North Ayrshire. See all info below […]
  • Club Update – Restart of TT (4/6/2021) - Its been a while since we had our last session just before Christmas… but hopefully end is in sight with Table Tennis Scotland confirming this week what date we can return to the table. Table […]
  • NEW Venue – Training Station (3/24/2021) - NATTC are delighted to have been asked to use the brand new facility in Saltcoats “The Training Station. The venue is based at Saltcoats train station is big enough to hold 2 full size courts […]
  • Supporting TT in Schools (3/21/2021) - North Ayrshire TT Club has several ideas and programmes being launched in the coming months to promote and support table tennis activities in our area and local schools. One of our initiatives is the support […]
  • Thanks to our Sponsors (3/19/2021) - As always, we say a big thanks to our sponsors and partners of our club who help us fund our projects and help our club achieve our ambitions. North Ayrshire Ventures Trust Bribar TT KA […]
  • AGM Minutes and Report (3/10/2021) - We held our AGM on February 24th, this was slightly different this year and was our first online AGM. It was well attended and we thank everyone who joined in and shared their thoughts. Club […]
  • AGM – 24th February (1/26/2021) - North Ayrshire TT – Annual General Meeting 24th February 2021 7pm Will be our first online AGM due to the lockdown restrictions, see below email from club secretary Jordan McGinlay and let him know if […]
  • Player Action Shots (1/9/2021) - Some player action shots taken at the club before the Christmas break. Pictures taken at the St Peters church hall, Ardrossan. NATTC league players who train and play for the club in various leagues.
  • Last Weekend for a while – Tier 4 (12/19/2020) - This weekend (18–21st Dec) will be the last weekend of table tennis until at least 18th January as Scot Govt are putting every local authority into tier 4 as of Boxing Day. Sessions are full […]
  • Contactless Payments (12/18/2020) - Since we have been back up and running from the start of September, we have had to operate a cashless payment system. This has been easy to set up and thanks to everyone who are […]
  • Gertsen Club Workshop – Zoom (12/16/2020) - Stephen Gertsen and Table Tennis Scotland have relaunched their Online Workshops which Stephen delivers over Zoom on a specific area / part of the game. NATTC have a date booked of January 13th at 7pm […]
  • Bribar Order (12/15/2020) - We have just placed our second club Christmas order for members and players which will be delivered on 22nd December. If anyone is still wanting to order anything,  Bribar TT are still taking orders up […]
  • NATTC feature on TTS Advent Calendar (12/14/2020) - Table Tennis Scotland have been running the #TTSAdvent where a couple of NATTC players have featured in the daily competition. Day 13 was guess the cho which was recorded pre covid at the WoS Open […]
  • NEW Weekly Session – Tuesdays (9/21/2020) - We have had a good return to table tennis the past few weeks at our new venue, St Peters Church hall in Ardrossan.  As you know we have had sessions running Fri, Sat, Sun & […]
  • Back in Action (9/10/2020) - Great first week of table tennis post lockdown and a smooth return to club activity at our new venue, St Peters church hall in Ardrossan. Sessions ran Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday and we do […]
  • Club Update – Sept 9th (9/9/2020) - Competitions Cancelled Club sec Jordan McGinlay received an email in last couple of days from WoSTTL stating that the first weekend of SNL in Oct is cancelled, alongside the Perth Open and Scottish Primary School […]
  • Support from ITTF Foundation (9/5/2020) - The ITTF Foundation has been set up specifically to promote humanitarian projects around the globe, creating positive social change and solidarity through table tennis. Events such as World Table Tennis Day and the first ever […]
  • Return to TT (8/31/2020) - North Ayrshire TT – Return to TT – Friday 4th Sept NATTC will be back in action and return to limited club activity from this Friday 4th September at one of our newly secured venues, St Peters […]
  • Martin Johnson Moves to Archway (8/25/2020) - 17 year old Martin Johnson continues his full time table tennis, moving to Archway Peterborough for the season of 2019-2020. Martin who is a former Auchenharvie Academy pupil, was training at Borussia Dusseldorf in Germany […]
  • Player Spotlight – Ryan Henry (7/20/2020) - Ryan Henry features in our latest Player Spotlight article where he answers questions on his tt career, what international competitions he has played in and what its like to be part of the GB Para […]
  • Club Update – July 19th (7/19/2020) - See below email sent out to members of our club. We have listed some workshops, meetings to get involved in and articles to have a read through. Table Tennis Scotland – COVID Update July 10th […]
  • Stephen Gertsen – TTS Club Workshop (7/18/2020) - Stephen Gertsen is running a club workshop for all members / coaches / parents to join this Thursday 23rd July at 7pm. The workshop will be based on “Cornering in Matches” which will cover coaching […]
  • TTS Youtube Q&A – Featuring Martin Johnson (7/18/2020) - Tune in this coming Monday (20th July) to watch Martin Johnson and Dumfries’s Danny Bajwa chat and answer questions about their time training full time at Borussia Dusseldorf. David Fairholm hosts the weekly show on […]
  • Player Spotlight – Ian Macpherson (6/10/2020) - This week we have a Q&A with Ian Macpherson who’s been involved in table tennis for 45+ years and has been at our club since day one. Ian has been involved in coaching all the […]
  • Players Equipment – Who plays with what? (6/9/2020) - Table Tennis is a sport where the set up of a players bat can differ hugely and plays a great part in how much spin, speed and control they can generate and impart on the […]
  • British League / Scottish League – Info (6/8/2020) - With the uncertainly of the COVID-19 situation, we are aware that the up and coming season will look different to any other. However, we will be planning as best we can regardless and hoping for […]
  • Club Update – June 8th (6/8/2020) - Venue Secured We have spoke to committee who run the Ardrossan Scout Hut and have agreed terms to use of both halls from whenever TTS and govt say we can go back to play. Possibly […]
  • Funding – Youth Scotland (6/7/2020) - We would like to send our thanks to Youth Scotland for awarding us with funding during the COVID -19 lockdown, which will ensure we will be ready to start back when given the green light […]
  • Player Spotlight – Phil Greenham (5/27/2020) - Phil Greenham is coach at West Kilbride TT Club and we sent over some questions to hear about the club and how he got into table tennis. Phil coaches every Friday evening at WKTTC and […]
  • Zoom Meetings & Club Quiz (5/25/2020) - Club Quiz Thanks to everyone who joined in for our club quiz last Thursday, was good fun and think everyone enjoyed it. Top effort from Graeme Stevenston and Jordan McGinlay putting the questions and quiz […]
  • NATTC Feature on Bribar Blog (5/24/2020) - North Ayrshire TT feature in Bribar Table Tennis latest blog for a ‘Lockdown catch up with NATTC.’ We chat about a successful but drastically short season, how we are keeping active with club members and […]
  • Club Lockdown Activities (5/10/2020) - See below a number of club activities we have lined up for next two weeks. On Monday 11th we have our first Zoom meeting for players and on Thursday 14th the same for senior players […]
  • Player Spotlight – Adam Moore (5/10/2020) - During the enforced down time we have been creating some interest & fun by posting a number of articles about our club, volunteers and players . We will continue to put up some quickfire question […]
  • Weekly Club Fundraiser (5/10/2020) - Since start of April we have ran a weekly club fundraiser, our Bonus Ball competition. 59 numbers filled every week, with the winner choosing a prize from the list of we have. Big thanks to […]
  • COVID 19 – Outlining How We Can Return to Action (5/8/2020) - No one knows exactly when, and it won’t be any time soon that table tennis is back to normal. However, National Governing Bodies have published a basic plan of a phased return to table tennis […]
  • Martin Johnson – Interview on Full-time TT in Germany (4/20/2020) - Great piece on the Table Tennis Scotland website with Martin Johnson answering questions from Charlie Ellis on his time in Dusseldorf, Germany. Martin was based at Europe’s top training facility and gives a great insight […]
  • Player Spotlight – Chad Duncan (4/3/2020) - Brilliant quick fire Question & Answer session with one of our top junior players Chad Duncan. Chad has had a great season so far, posting some of his finest wins in the past 6 months […]
  • Alec Hughes – Player Spotlight (3/27/2020) - Alex Hughes has been a member of the club for over 10 years and is currently North Ayrshire TTC’s Chairman. Alex helps out with various aspects of the club and is team secretary for our […]
  • Player Spotlight – Alex Gracie (3/26/2020) - During the enforced down time we are going to create some interest & fun by posting a daily story about our club, volunteers and players . We will put up some quick question and answer […]
  • History of NATTC (3/24/2020) - Club member Graeme Stevenston who has came back on the table tennis scene after many years out, has taken the time to start writing up the history of NATTC and TT in the area to […]
  • North Ayrshire Open – CANCELLED (3/16/2020) - Unfortunately, due to COVID-19, the North Ayrshire OPEN on 28/29 March 2020 will be CANCELLED. We have let all partners and sponsors know this and felt this was the right thing to do. We plan […]
  • Medal Success at National Championships (3/4/2020) - The most prestigious event on the Table Table Scotland calendar was held at Bells Sport Centre, Perth on 29 February and 1st March. North Ayrshire Table Tennis Club players brought home a record amount of […]
  • Community TT Classes (2/21/2020) - Club coach Ryan Henry has been busy delivering table tennis classes to a range of primary schools since the start of the year. These sessions have been organised by Active Schools and University of West […]
  • National League Champions (2/10/2020) - Superb Seventh for North Ayrshire Report from Table Tennis Scotland website and written by Charlie Ellis North Ayrshire A are again Scottish National League champions; their seventh title in nine seasons. They clinched the title […]
  • Scottish Schools Success (2/10/2020) - Great day of results at the Scottish Schools Final at Bathgate Academy with 4 NATTC players qualifying to represent Scotland at the British School Championships in June. In the U16 Girls, Holly McNamara won the […]
  • North Ayrshire Open – Entry Form (2/6/2020) - North Ayrshire Open will take place on Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th of March at St Matthews Academy, Saltcoats. Senior and Banded events will take place on the Saturday and Junior events will take place […]
  • WoS League – Results (2/4/2020) - Its been a good season so far for our teams in the West of Scotland Senior League with our Division 1 team in 3rd place, Division 2 team in 3rd place, Division 3 team in […]
  • British League – Player Interviews (2/3/2020) - This season we have two teams competing in British League Division C2, which for the 4 weekends of play is held at Ormesby Table Tennis Club. This is the 6th season North Ayrshire have entered […]
  • Martin & Holly Both Feature in Scotland International Match (2/1/2020) - North Ayrshire players Holly McNamara and Martin Johnson were both selected to play for Scotland in the International match the evening before Edinburgh Open. Scotland team were up against Northern Ireland, which resulted in Scotland […]
  • Competition Calendar (1/28/2020) - February 1st – WoS Open 8th – National Senior League 9th – Scottish Schools Final 15th – British Senior League 16th – Vets Ranking Comp 22nd – British Premier v Ormesby 23rd – Club Training […]
  • Edinburgh Open Success (1/15/2020) - #EdinburghOpen ? | Brilliant weekend of table tennis at Bathgate to start the new year. All North Ayrshire players put in fine performances, with notable results below Chad Duncan – U21 Band 2 Winner ? Jess Hogg – […]
  • West Kilbride TT Club (12/22/2019) - West Kilbride TT Club is a weekly community table tennis club which started a few years ago and has grown from strength to strength. Every Friday see’s anywhere between 15 and 25 players of all […]
  • Club Christmas Competition (12/20/2019) - NATTC’s Annual Xmas Competition night was an action packed night from start to finish, which seen all players compete in a banded competition and 1 point competition. Thanks to everyone who competed, helped out and […]
  • Ryan Henry – Bronze Medal in Costa Rica (12/20/2019) - Another medal to add to the collection for Ryan Henry, after winning Bronze Medal in the team event with Alex Bland. Ryan was competing in Costa Rica at the Copa Costa Rica International at San […]
  • National Senior League (10/15/2019) - Good day of results for North Ayrshire on the opening weekend of Scottish National League at Bells Sport Centre, Perth. Good performances all round by our 4 teams with both our A and B teams […]
  • Perth Grand Prix (10/15/2019) - Busy weekend of table tennis at Bells Sports Centre Perth, which seen North Ayrshire players competing on the Saturday in National Senior League and on the Sunday in the Perth Grand Prix. Full day of […]
  • Martin Johnson – Dusseldorf Move (8/5/2019) - Martin Johnson will be moving to Dusseldorf, Germany to train and compete on a full time basis with top European club Borussia Düsseldorf. Martin will start this new and exciting chapter of his table tennis […]
  • Teams For Season 19-20 (8/4/2019) - Teams for the up and coming season are being finalised and if you are wanting involved in a team in the following leagues please let our club secretary know if not done so already. Confirmed […]
  • Club AGM (7/7/2019) - Club AGM was held at St Matthews Academy on 10th June, thanks to all the members, players, volunteers and parents that attended and contributed. Contact info for all committee members below will be sent to […]
  • Bronze For Martin at British School Championships (7/6/2019) - Martin Johnson (Auchenharvie Academy) posted a strong weekend of results at the recent British Senior Schools International in Guernsey, returning home with a Bronze medal in the U16 Boys Singles event. Martin competing in his […]
  • Senior Schools International (6/28/2019) - Six of North Ayrshire TTC’s top performing junior players are heading to Guernsey this weekend to represent their school and the Scottish Schools team in the annual Senior Schools International event. Martin Johnson – Auchenharvie […]
  • Ryan Henry Medal Haul (6/20/2019) - A busy and successful end to the season for Ryan Henry who has won several medals recently at prestigious national and international events. In the last 12 months, Ryan has been taking all the training […]
  • New Qualified Coaches (6/6/2019) - Since January 2019, North Ayrshire  TTC have invested funding from our club and from partners the Sporting Chance Foundation in our coach education, which has seen club coaches go through Safe Guarding Children courses, First […]
  • WoS League & Cup Division 4 Winners (5/25/2019) - North Ayrshire C team of Jordan McGinlay, Kevin Morrison, Martin Krus, Kayser Collins and Holly McNamara had a successful season in Division 4 of West of Scotland League. The team won the league title 6 […]
  • Community Table Tennis (5/1/2019) - North Ayrshire TTC alongside active schools, community groups and local primary schools have been setting up blocks of table tennis coaching for people young and old to get involved in table tennis and try it […]
  • North Ayrshire Continue National League Dominance (4/6/2019) - North Ayrshire Continue National League Dominance. North Ayrshire have again won Division One of the Scottish National League; their 6thtitle in 8 seasons. They did so with two clear cut wins on the final day, […]
  • Success at Scottish Schools Final (3/7/2019) - Six North Ayrshire players: Martin Johnson, Jamie Johnson, Nathan Hogg, Naomi Provan, Jess Hogg & Holly McNamara brushed past top opposition from all over the country to qualify to represent Scotland at the British School […]
  • Job Advert : Community Coach (9/26/2018) - North Ayrshire Table Tennis Club invites applications for two new coaching posts within the club. As we increase the number of sessions on offer within North Ayrshire, we require two community table tennis coaches to […]
  • North Ayrshire Open – Results (9/3/2018) - Thanks to all the players and clubs that supported this years North Ayrshire Open, a brilliant turnout with over 110 players competing in the first national competition of the 2018 – 2019 season. Please see […]
  • North Ayrshire Open – Groups & Schedule (8/30/2018) - Saturday NA Open Senior Groups – North Ayrshire Open – Saturday Sunday NA Open Junior Groups – North Ayrshire Open – Sunday Knockout sheets to follow. Junior Doubles to be drawn on the day. Saturday 9am – […]
  • Funding Boost : NAVT (7/18/2018) - North Ayrshire Table Tennis Club is celebrating a major funding boost they hope will see the sport’s popularity soar across the region. The group will receive almost £30,000 over the next three years after securing […]
  • North Ayrshire Open : Entry Form (7/8/2018) - North Ayrshire Open will take place on September 1st & 2nd at our club venue St Matthews Academy, Saltcoats. On Saturday 1st September will be Senior events such as Mens & Womens Singles, Banded Events […]
  • Promotion to WoS Division 1 (5/9/2018) - Congrats to our top team in West of Scotland Senior League for successfully gaining promotion to Division 1. The team of Jill Taylor, Ian Macpherson & Jamie Johnson beat Uddingston TTC 5-2 in the play […]
  • New Club Sponsor – FRESHII (5/8/2018) - North Ayrshire Table Tennis Club are delighted to announce our new main club sponsor, FRESHII.Freshii will be our main shirt sponsor for the season 2018 – 2019 and will support our British League & National […]
  • Successful National Championships (5/8/2018) - Senior Events Andy Macpherson reached the last 16 with wins over Paul Monteth & club mate Ryan Henry, Andy fought hard v Drumchapel’s Yaser Razouk but eventually lost out 3-0. Martin Johnson & Kayser Collins […]
  • Golf Day Fundraiser Results (5/6/2018) - Another successful Golf Day Fundraiser at Kelburn GC in aid of our junior development programme. Thanks to everyone who entered, donated prizes and participated in our raffle / auction. Big thanks to Billy Main for […]
  • British League Team Secure 2nd Place (5/5/2018) - A fantastic season for both our british league teams has finished, which seen 10 players / coaches travel to Dudley for the 4 weekends of matches throughout the season. British League is the premier competition […]
  • Fantastic Five Are Called Up (3/21/2018) - Article from Ardrossan & Salcoats Herald Five fast emerging players from the three towns club will fly the flag for their country in a national event later this year. A quintet from North Ayrshire Table […]
  • TTS Regional Training with Stephen Gertsen (3/21/2018) - During the February school holidays, National Youth Coach Stephen Gertsen visited our club for two days training as part of Table Tennis Scotland’s Regional Training Initiative. Stephen delivered two sessions on Tuesday, 11-1pm for intermediates and […]
  • Main ‘Buzzing’ after ‘Unexpected’ League Title (3/21/2018) - North Ayrshire A have again won the Scottish National League – now making it 5 titles since the league was reconstituted in 2010. They will again have the opportunity to compete in the ETTU Cup. […]
  • West Kilbride TT Club (2/14/2018) - West Kilbride Table Tennis Club has been going from strength to strength since it was founded and started just under a year ago in February 2017.  Running weekly every Friday with the help of Billy […]
  • NATTC Golf Fundraising Day (1/24/2018) - North Ayrshire Table Tennis Club are organising their 2nd annual Golf Day in aid of our junior development programme. Last years event was huge success and a great day enjoyed by all, we hope for the […]
  • WoS Schools Qualifiers (1/23/2018) - Fantastic day at Drumchapel High School on Sunday 14th January, where 10 of our junior members qualified to the Scottish Schools Finals in their respective age category. Martin Johnson representing Auchenharvie Academy won the u16 […]
  • Two Narrow Victories in SBL (1/22/2018) - North Ayrshire have two teams competing at Bromley TTC in Division B2 and C2 of this seasons Senior British League. Our B team who competes in the B2 Division is made up of Martin Johnson, […]
  • NEW European Ranking for Martin Johnson (1/10/2018) - Following a fantastic European Youth Championships debut where he won 50% of his matches in the Cadet team event, Martin has a new European ranking of just outside the top 50 at 56. The Auchenharvie […]
  • North Ayrshire Open – CONFIRMED DATE (1/4/2018) - North Ayrshire Open confirmed for April 28th & 29th at our club venue St Matthews Academy, Saltcoats. Saturday 28th April will be Senior events such as Mens & Womens Singles, Banded Events & Over 55’s. […]
  • Success for Nathan & Jess Hogg (1/1/2018) - Nathan & Jess Hogg have attended every Scottish Ranking Event so far this season and had success at several competitions. Jess who attends Largs Academy has won U13 girls at Perth Grand Prix and at […]
  • British Premier League (12/24/2017) - North Ayrshire’s British Premier League team have won 1 from 4 matches so far this season with their only win coming against Cardiff TTC in remarkable fashion. From 3-2 down, North Ayrshire fought back to […]
  • Competition Calendar (8/30/2017) - Please see below dates for various competitions from now until December. West of Scotland Senior League starts back up on WC Sept 18th and recently updated Table Tennis Scotland calendar is available to view –  www.tabletennisscotland.co.uk/calendar which includes […]
  • Club Kit, Classes & Competition Info (8/25/2017) - Club sessions & 1-1 sessions will begin next week with West Senior League & West Kilbride TT Club starting mid September. Our main club night will be on Monday night 7-9pm as usual, and we encourage all players of all […]
  • NATTC Fundraiser / Race Night (8/25/2017) - North Ayrshire Table Tennis Club are running a Racenight & Awards Night on Saturday Sept 2nd at Ardrossan Accies Rugby Club 7pm – 12pm, and is open children, juniors & adults. We will have a licensed bar, […]
  • Visit from North Ayrshire Council Leader (8/25/2017) - Councillor Joe Cullinane paid our club a visit recently and thoroughly enjoyed getting involved in the afternoon session, chatting to and taking on a number of our junior members. Club committee and coaches updated Joe & […]
  • NATTC Summer Camp (6/30/2017) - North Ayrshire TT Summer Camp will be running from Monday 17th July to Friday 21s July at St Matthews Academy, Saltcoats and we welcome members of our club and players from other clubs to book […]
  • NEW K:A Leisure Summer Sessions (6/30/2017) - North Ayrshire TT Club ‘Summer Sessions’ will be running through-out the summer holidays, with week 1 starting on July 3rd and finishing on week 7, Aug 14th. Every session will run on a Monday evening at St Matthews Academy, from […]
  • GOLD at British School Championships (6/30/2017) - Martin Johnson (Stevenston) from North Ayrshire Table Tennis Club and Harvey McDonald (Ayr) from South Ayrshire Table Tennis Club joined together to form the Scottish A team at the British School Championships in Jersey on […]