Lowly finish for boys despite back-to-back victories

England ended on a high with successive victories over Bosnia-Herzegovina and Lithuania, but still finished in 35th position in the Junior Boys’ Team event at... Continue reading

July 21, 2021 | Paul Stimpson

Team GB in final practice mode in Japan

The Great Britain table tennis squad has arrived safely in Japan ahead of the delayed Olympic Games, which open in Tokyo on Friday. Liam Pitchford,... Continue reading

July 20, 2021 | Paul Stimpson

Podcast: How purposeful practice makes perfect

The final episode in our series of performance podcasts is out today – and the subject is purposeful practice. Our men’s and women’s captains Gavin... Continue reading

July 19, 2021 | Paul Stimpson

Changes to European Youth Championships squad

The England squad for the European Youth Championships beginning in Croatia tomorrow has been reshaped due to a combination of positive covid tests and isolation... Continue reading

July 17, 2021 | Paul Stimpson

ParalympicsGB names 13 athletes in para table tennis squad for Tokyo 2020

ParalympicsGB has selected a talented squad of Table Tennis players for Tokyo 2020 including two defending Paralympic champions. Rio 2016 Paralympic gold medallists Will Bayley... Continue reading

July 16, 2021 | Paul Stimpson

Podcast: Pitchford, Cooke and Evans on the England Pathway

Something slightly different for this week’s podcast as we hear from Liam Pitchford, Alan Cooke and Gavin Evans, who discuss the developing England Performance Pathway.... Continue reading

July 12, 2021 | Paul Stimpson

Paul Drinkhall added to Team GB squad for Tokyo!

Paul Drinkhall has been added to the Team GB squad for the Tokyo Olympics! It will be the third Olympic appearance for Drinkhall after London... Continue reading

July 8, 2021 | Paul Stimpson

Matt takes the England helm

Matt Stanforth will lead the England team into the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham after stepping up to be Head of England Performance. Matt has been... Continue reading

July 8, 2021 | Paul Stimpson

Team draw made for European Youth Championships

The England squads for the European Youth Championships have found out who they will be playing in the team events. The draw was held during... Continue reading

June 30, 2021 | Paul Stimpson

Podcast: How and why we created England Skills Awards

The England Skills Awards are the subject of the latest in our podcast series which goes inside Team England and the performance pathway. Featuring Head... Continue reading

June 28, 2021 | Paul Stimpson