Posts Categorized: Table Tennis

Angus, our Nomura volunteer, nominated for National Volunteer of the Year Award

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Angus Warren, our committed volunteer from Greenhouse Sports corporate partner Nomura, has been nominated for the prestigious National Volunteer of the Year Award from Table Tennis England. Angus volunteers with the Greenhouse Sports table tennis programme at Morpeth School in Tower Hamlets, where Head Coach Helder nominated him for his impressive commitment and dedication. Over… Read more »

Case Study: Meet Lobsang

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When Lobsang, now 17, first moved to London from Nepal eight years ago, he was shy, uncomfortable speaking English, and considered himself an outsider. That all began to change when he met Greenhouse Sports coach Annie at his primary school table tennis club. She encouraged Lobsang to attend the breakfast club at our programme at Ernest Bevin College, and he soon made many… Read more »

Well-deserved TTE award for our volunteers Rachel and Phil

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It’s national Volunteer’s Week and we would like to extend congratulations and thanks to our award-winning volunteers Rachel Kashi and Phil Walker, who both volunteer on our table tennis programme at Raine’s Foundation School. Rachel won Table Tennis England’s Adult Coach 2015 award and Phil took the runner-up award in the same category! Phil also… Read more »

Great performances at table tennis National School Team Champs

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(Photo: Ted Cottrell) Another great result for the Greenhouse table tennis programmes last weekend as The Harefield Academy claimed victory in the Butterfly U19 Boys National School Team Championship, while Eastbury Comprehensive took 4th in U19 Girls Championship and Morpeth School U16 Boys team took 2nd in their Championship. Table tennis is one of Greenhouse’s… Read more »

Table tennis school programmes nurture young talent

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It’s been a stellar month for the Greenhouse Sports table tennis school programmes with some top competition performances and results, plus a new association with Table Tennis England as Greenhouse Sports becomes one of their new Talent Development Centres! Last weekend, Capital City Academy’s Sarah Menghistab took home an Under 16s Girls Bronze medal in… Read more »