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Club Championships Draw

Our 2023 Club Championships will be held Sunday November 19th beginning at 9am with 79 players participating.

It’d be much appreciated if any players can come early to help us set up for the big day.

Otherwise, players are advised to arrive on time so matches are not delayed. We will be ordering pizzas for lunch but it is recommended for you to bring along some food and drinks to get through the day. Water will also be provided.

All events other than the Des’taffe handicap, 3 point shootout, Open Women’s Singles and Open Juniors Singles will be best of 3 sets knockout up until the quarter finals and will be recorded on ratings central.

The event schedule is as follows with these expected start times

9.00am

Des’taffe handicap

9.30am

A1/A2 Doubles

A3/A4 Doubles

11.30am

Kon Haumann Open Singles

Open Women’s Singles (Round Robin)

Open Juniors Singles (Round Robin)

A3 Singles

1.30pm

3 point shootout

2.30pm

Open Veterans

A2 Singles

A4 Singles

Important dates for the rest of the year

The club is open for practise the next 3 Wednesday nights from November 8th to 22nd before the Christmas Pennant begins on Wed November 29th. (No more spots remaining)

Monday nights – Open for practise every Monday from November 13th to December 18th.

Club Championships Sunday November 19th – Entries close this Sunday November 12th. Please let Alan know on 0433 660 129 or via email alant208@hotmail.com if you’d like to play.

Wednesday Christmas Pennant

With our main pennants this year coming to an end soon. We are taking entries for our Christmas pennant beginning Wednesday 29th November.

This will be a short 5 round season with 2 player teams including doubles.

You may enter individually or with a partner (any grade) and you will be placed accordingly. Maximum of 48 players

Rd 1 – Wednesday November 29th

No play – December 27th, January 3rd

Semi Final – January 17th

Grand Final – January 24th

If you’d like to play, please let Alan know via email alant208@hotmail.com or on 0433 660 129

2023 Club Championships

Our Club Championships is back again this year and will be held on SUNDAY 19th November starting 9.00am SHARP at the club finishing around 5.00pm

This is OPEN TO ALL players who have played or filled in once this year.

The cost is $15 for adults and $10 for juniors/seniors/concession which allows you to enter all eligible events.

This will be a fun day with many different types of events on offer.

A rough timetable of events is as follows.

9.00am – Doubles events, Des’taffe handicap

11.30am – Kon Haumann Open Singles

1.30pm – 3 point shootout, all other individual events

If you’d like to play, please let Alan know on 0433 660 129 or via email alant208@hotmail.com

Entries close Sunday 12th November and please note fees must be paid beforehand.

Harmony Cup

We wish to inform club members that there is another team event being held on Saturday 21st October from 9am to 5pm at Melbourne Sports & Aquatic Centre – 33 Aughtie Drive, Albert Park.

It is an inaugural event called Harmony Cup and there is a total prize money of $5,000+ available to players. It is jointly organised by the Melbourne Table Tennis Association and Yundeng Asian Chamber of Commerce.

TEAM (round robin) event:

Held at MSAC from 9am-5pm on Saturday 21st October

Each team consists of 5 players with ONE FEMALE player

INDIVIDUAL (round robin) events:

Held at MSAC from 9am-5pm on Sunday 22nd October

Singles competition divided into: Boys Under 15’s; Men’s 16-40 years; Men’s 41-65 years; Men’s Over 65 years, Ladies Open group and a Para event

ENTRY FEES (not covered by the club on this occasion):

$20 per person (regardless of whether you are playing either one day or both days)

Lunch is also available (Chinese takeaway with a bottle of water) for an extra $10 per person for each day

REGISTRATION DEADLINE:

Please let Jason Tran (jasontran789@gmail.com) know which events you wish to participate in by Wednesday 11th October and bring your entry fee (and lunch money, if applicable) to either Jason or Alan.

If you wish to form a team, please let Jason know who your team mates are. Otherwise, the club can help to arrange a team.