Tag: Ken Macleod

Domination in Budapest

Sophie Barcsai, 12yrs old and current World Ranked number 11 U13 girl, started 2022 with a dazzling display in Budapest.

Sophie Barcsai – World No. 24

On the ITTF World U13 Girls Ranking list published today, 12yr old Sophie Barcsai appears at number 24 in the world. Sophie has recently been invited to the ITTF World Hopes Selection Camp in Jordan in December.

Ken Macleod – coaching over the summer

Ken Macleod has started coaching again now that COVID regulations are relaxed. As the club is currently not able to use the hall at Testwood School Ken is available to do sessions with players if they can find a suitable venue. Please contact Ken for further details. ken@tabletenniscoach.co.uk And tel:[Read More…]

European U11 Championships Success

Sophie Barcsai travelled to Strasbourg for the European Mini Cadet Championships with dad Lazlo and coach Ken Macleod. Sophie trains both at Waterside TTC with Ken Macleod and Bournemouth Sports Club with Rowden Fullen. At the Euro Mini Championships there are two age categories, U11 and U12, with Sophie competing[Read More…]

BATTS Junior Super Series

Jared Hon and Danny Klinger played the BATTS Junior 2 Star on Sunday. There was a full entry of 48 players in this exciting format of 6 players per group. Danny and Jared were seeded 5th in their respective groups and although both had an opportunity to beat their seeding,[Read More…]

Burgess Hill 2 Star 6th July

Four of our players competed in the Burgess Hill 2 Star at the weekend. Early in the morning Danny Klinger and Jared Hon played the U14’s with Danny having to settle for progressing to the consolation event while Jared went to the main draw having taken 2 wins in his[Read More…]

The Hungarian Connection

There was a strong presence of former Waterside players at the inaugural event (Hungarian Open) of the ITTF World Tour  the rebranded name of the ITTF Pro Tour. In the beautiful but cold Hungarian city of Budapest Ken Macleod, David McBeath, Matej Hamran and Hannah Hicks met a long way from where[Read More…]