Confirmation of two competitive events in November as follows:
- Saturday 12 November, 2-4 pm: our Wednesday night players host Waterford SO in an inaugural inter club friendly competition at the Club premises – singles only with individual medals and team trophy (and bragging rights!) up for grabs. Afterwards we will have some food and chat in the Montenotte Hotel to wrap up the day.
- Saturday 19 November, 12 pm: South Coast Table Tennis host the second in the series of ranking events in St Multose Hall, Kinsale, Co Cork. Our senior, veteran and Wednesday night players will all be taking part. Application form available from the Munster Table Tennis website – click on link above.
Confirmation of the Munster Junior Open Competition on 14 January 2017 in the Saile Community Centre, Kinsale, Co Cork has been received. There will be an ID category available in the afternoon and our Wednesday night players will be there! Entries to be given to Philip Shaw by 30 December. There is no further update at present with regard to when the senior and veteran categories of the Munster Open will be held.
Two events for Wednesday night players:
18 February: we travel to take on Clonakilty SO.
25 February: Lucan SO in Dublin travel to us to take us on!
4 March 2017
Our Wednesday night players travel to Waterford for the second leg of our Inter Club event.
11 March 2017
Munster TTI ranking event in Colaiste Choilm, Ballincollig.
25 March – o2 April 2017
Cork SportsAbility Week
Beech Hill demonstration of table tennis at the Cork SportsAbility Day at the Mardyke Arena.
27 March 2017
Club Open Night 7.00 pm to 9.00 pm – all ages welcome.
01 April 2017
The SO Regional Qualifying Competition for table tennis is scheduled for Little Island Sports Complex on Saturday 01 April.
Also same day, Munster TTI ranking event in UCC.
Also same day, National Masters Event in Dublin
01 July 2017
Club Summer Party at the Urban Jungle, Mardyke Entertainment Centre, Sheares St. €15 a head – money to Margie. All members are welcome!
25 July 2017
The list of domestic and international tournaments for the 2017/2018 season has been published by Table Tennis Ireland – see below. We hope to have the list of events in Munster published by late August. We will also issue a date then for late October/early November for the SO club event which we are hosting at Beech Hill.
06 September 2017
Provisional list of events in Munster for the 2017-2018 season is as follows:
Oct 7/8 – Classification Event to be run by Beech Hill TTC
Oct 28/29 – Ranking Event to be run by Leeside TTC
Nov 11 – Special Olympics Open Event to be run by Beech Hill TTC
Dec 9 – Ranking Event – venue to be confirmed
Jan 13/14 – Munster Open Championship
Jan 27/28 – Ranking Event to be run by Ballincollig TTC
Mar 10/11 – Ranking Event – venue to be confirmed
01 October 2017
Challenger Event at South Coast TT in Kinsale
11 November 2017
Special Olympics Inter Club Competition at Beech Hill from 1pm to 5 pm. Clubs participating are CoAction Bantry, CoAction Skibbereen, Cope Clonakility, Waterford SO and ourselves. Over 30 competitors involved – should be fun!
9/10 December 2017
Ranking Event at Leeside TT in Knocknaheeny Sports Centre. Saturday 9th: U/15, U/11, and U/13. Sunday 10th: U/18, U/21, Senior Banded (Mixed), Vets and ID. See you there!
12-14 January 2018
Munster Open at Waterford IT, Waterford City. Entry through TTI website. Details below:
10/11 February 2018
Ranking Event at Beech Hill TT. Saturday 10th: U/15, U/11, and U/13. Sunday 11th: U/18, U/21, Senior Banded (Mixed), Vets and ID. See you there!
10/11 March 2018
Ranking Event at Ballincollig TT – categories as above. See you there!
24 March 2018
Beech Hill hosts the Munster SO TT Squad training event between 12 and 3 pm – all our visiting players and coaches are very welcome.
Check out the events during Cork Sports Ability Week for 2018
23 April 2018
Club Open Night for new players – come and try session
14/6 – 16/6/18
We wish both Gary Sorenson and Craig Cleary the best of luck with the Munster SO Table Tennis Squad at the National SO Games in Dublin.
Friendly tournament at the Club between 7.30 and 10.00 pm on Thursday 21 st June – look up our Facebook page for further details.
Club Summer Outing in Cobh 12.30 – 3 pm Sunday 19 August at the Cobh Summer Swing event – all are welcome! The Summer Swing event runs for three dates over the months of June, July and August and features music and food on the promenade with activities on the water. We can take the train from the city!
25 & 26/8/2018
The re-arranged National Championships for 2018 are on in the National Sports Arena, Dublin on 25/26 August. Details can be found on the TTI website. In addition to our senior and vets entering, we have 7 of our Wednesday night players entered in the Paralympic category for the very first time – an historic moment when it happens.
Wednesday night training starts
21 & 22/9/2018
Bag packing in Dunnes Stores, Ballyvolane on Friday night 21st and Saturday 22 nd – volunteers needed!
Munster Classification Event in Knocknaheeny Sports Centre, run by Beech Hill – volunteers needed!
SO Munster Inter Club Event in the Club premises – 2 pm Saturday 20 October
Fixtures confirmed for the 2018-2019 season
Beech Hill is hosting a Women In Sport Introductory Session at 8 pm on Thursday 6 December – Mister, Bring a Sister!
Jing Yi, Table Tennis Ireland’s WIS Lead, kindly spoke to us last week about the campaign to increase participation levels of women of all ages in table tennis.
Club Christmas bowling night at 8 pm in the Mardyke Entertainment Complex on Wednesday 19th December – all are welcome and at a €10 per person, great value!!
Beech Hill Ranking Event on 2/3 February in Knocknaheeny Sports Hall – see Munster Table Tennis website for details
Munster Special Olympics Regional Non Advancement Competition is on Sunday 17 February in Kinsale – best of luck to all involved!
The TTI National Championships are scheduled for Lisburn, NI.
Ballincollig Ranking Event on 9/10 March in Colaiste Choilm, Ballincollig.
Inter Provincials in UCD
Check out Cork Sports Ability Day and Week at www.corksportsability.ie
As part of the Week Beech Hill will be holding an Open Night at 7.30 pm on Wednesday 10th April – all are welcome
TTI National Veterans Championships
Final SO league event for the 2018/2019 season to be held in the James Kenneally Sports Centre in Knocknaheeny.
TTI Paralympic training camp to be held in the James Kenneally Sports Centre in Knocknaheeny. All of our ID players are invited to attend for coaching.
Club coaching night for all Wednesday night volunteers 7.30 – 9.30 pm
Wednesday night sessions re-commence