The Preston Championships were held on Sunday 2nd
The event proved to be a success and was run in an efficient and friendly manner.
Thanks to ALL the volunteers who helped the day, especially John Irving,
Andrew White and Bryan Walker.
The winners were: -
Open Singles Charles Musa beat Andy Michnowiec 11-8 12–10 11-5
Open Doubles Musa & Majid Tubasum bt Jordan Brookes Tony Rigby 11-8 11-5 8-11 11-7
Veterans Singles Musa bt Keiron Beswick 11-9 4-11 11-8 11-8
Handicap Singles Matthew Howarth bt Andrew White (+3) 11-10 7-11 9-11 11-7 11-8
Over 60s Singles Jim Higham bt Mick Mahon 11-9 1-11 11-7 11 -4
Junior Singles Jordan Brookes bt Matthew Fields 7-11 8-11 11-9 11-9 11-7
Cadet Singles Matthew Howarth bt Owen Bendall 11-2 11-6 11-9
This year’s Divisional CUP Finals will be held on Wednesday 26th
Table Tennis Centre. 7:30pm start. Please come along and support this event.
I am sure you will witness some exciting table tennis.
Premier Division Final
Garstang A v Ashton M C A
Division 1 Final
Garstang B v Astra C
Division 2 Final
Riverside F v BAE B
The Handicap Final will be held on Tuesday 18th
Riverside F +6 v GRYF A (Riverside F are in 2 finals)
March at the
March at the Centre 7:30pm start.
The winter season is coming to close and we will soon be entering our summer season. A
comprehensive Diary will follow this Bulletin, please make sure you are aware of when the
Centre is open or closed.
The treasurer has sent out an invoice to teams playing at the Centre, and those in Cup semi finals.
Please ensure that you send in your match fees before the end of March. It is important as we need to
get our financial affairs in order for the year end accounts.
If you have any queries please contact Tony Rigby or Debbie Nickeas 451171 and we will endeavour
This season’s AGM / Presentation night will be held on Friday 16th
Cadley Causeway Fulwood Preston.
Further details to follow in April Bulletin.
New rules and amendments
Secretaries : Please note that any requests for changes to Rules and Regulations, or new ideas/
suggestions, must be in the hands of the General Secretary by the 16th April
May at St Anthony’s Club.
Preston Guild City Games 2014
As the inaugural City games were a smash hit, the Preston City Council Sports Team are holding
them again over the weekend of 7th
competition being held on Saturday 7th
The event is aimed at Businesses, Charities and Organisations.
Therefore if you or your employers are interested then please contact Preston Sports Development
team and they will provide all the information.
Website link is http://www.preston.gov.uk/yourservices/sport-and-leisure-centres/other-sport-and-
June. Table tennis will again be a main sport with the
June at the Tom Finney Sports Centre, UCLAN.
Behind the scenes at the Preston Championships
Yes he’s at it again. Paul Grayham has produced a documentary of the above.
It has been accepted by the “Film Industry” as an official documentary.
So its kosher, anyone who may be in it might start thinking “Oscar” or “Cannes” ?!
Have a look its on YOU TUBE along with our other videos which are very informative.
Pathfinder Pro or Preston Table Tennis.
Also Visit our new Website at www.ptta.org.uk for information about the PTTA.