The Blackpool GP took place over the weekend of 19-20th November 2016. Joe Killoran, who plays in the Liverpool League for Greenbank took part in the tournament and after a series of very good table tennis Joe was successful in winning the Band 3 event. He beat Keir Morton (Scotland) in three to win the Men’s Band 3 Final. Joe controlled the game throughout giving Morton little chance to make his mark, taking the three games 11-5, 11-7, 11-7.
Joe was also successful in winning the "Player of the Tournament" award.