Table Tennis Matchplay Competition

Horsham District Primary School Table Tennis Team (Pairs) Matchplay Competition

Catchment

·       Any primary school in the Horsham District

Lead organisers

·       Horsham District Sports Development

Support organisers

·       Horsham Table Tennis Club

Venue

·       Forest School, Horsham (gymnasium)

Age/gender/eligibility

·       Year 5+6 pupils in any gender balance

·       Younger pupils can play at school discretion

Team size/entry

·       2 players per team

Dates/times

·       Friday 19th January 2024, 4-6pm

Cost

·       £10 per team

Weather considerations

·       None

Kit considerations

·       Children should bring their own bat although there will be a supply of spares available if needed

·       Children should wear dark T-shirts so their opponents can see the white ball against the background

Parking and spectators

·       Forest car park or roadside outside

Other Information

·       Players should have an understanding how to play a basic match

·       It is not a requirement that teachers/ school staff supervise their players although they can if they want to. Children will be appropriately supervised by the organisers.

·      If schools enter a team(s) that is not officially supervised the organisers will request contact/medical information from the schools in the week leading up to the event

Ethos/Fair Play

·       Fun and participation as opposed to win-at-all-costs

·       No trophies/ no medals – certificates for all (winners, runners up, participation achievement recognised)

.       Horsham Primary PE/Sport Association Codes of Conduct Download

Format

·       Tbc based on entry level

Contact person / Feedback

·       Ian Ford – ian@horshamsportsservices.co.uk / 07764 146338

.      Post-event feedback link

Booking Links/Deadline

·       Booking e-link – deadline: 5/01/24

Conditions

·       Invoicing will be undertaken at booking deadline

·       No refunds will be issued for schools/teams that drop out after booking deadline

·       Additional teams can be accepted after the booking deadline at the discretion of the organisers