Welcome to Stowmarket Table Tennis Club
Stowmarke Table Tennis Club
Situated in the centre of Suffolk, we are a friendly table tennis club with something to offer all those interested in table tennis, whatever your age or standard including:
- general practice or social playing for all
- a separate session for the over 50’s
- coaching for Junior or Adult age groups, or
- competition in one of three divisions in a local league.
We provide a number of different sessions each week at two venues – see our current programme below for further details.
STTC Sessions - Covid-19 update 29 April, 2021
Following the Government’s scheduled ‘roadmap’ for returning to normality, we are aiming to re-start table tennis sessions from the 17th May.
The Monday sessions at St. Peter’s Hall should start from the 17th May itself, with the Friday sessions at Stowupland School starting on Friday, 21st May.
Monday sessions –
10.30 – 11.30 am or 11.45am – 12.45pm.
Thursday Sessions – We hope to re-start the Thursday sessions soon between 2pm – 4pm.
This page will be updated as soon as the situation changes.
Friday Sessions – Initially, these will be 2 hour sessions for 12 players.
7pm – 8pm – Junior session (subject to sufficient interest)
8.15pm – 10pm – 2 hour adult session
The Club Covid policy regarding safety procedures will be as they were during the Level 2 regulations last year.
See below for full details
The times below will be applicable due to Covid-19 restrictions
Times & Fees
Sessions will re-open to club members,
from the 17th May 2021
Monday session times:
Initially, these will consist of two 1 hour sessions with a maximum of six players in each session. No player can book for both sessions.
10.30am – 11.30am | 11.45am – 12.45pm
Session fee: £2
Thursday afternoon sessions:
Friday session times
Friday sessions will begin on 21st May and will be 2 hour sessions for 12 players.
Players will be split into two bubbles of six with no mixing between the groups.
7.00pm – 8.00pm – Junior session
(Run subject to sufficient interest)
8.15pm – 10.00pm – Adult session
Session fee: £3
Advance booking is required for all sessions on a first come, first served basis
Please make sure you wear a mask as you walk through to your table. We also advise all players to use hand sanitiser before playing.
If all goes to plan and all covid restrictions are lifted on 21st June we can go back to normal play including doubles which will allow us to start the over 60’s sessions on Thursday afternoons at St Peters.
We have two venues we use for table tennis. Evening practice sessions and home matches are held at our main venue – Stowupland High School Sports Centre. Daytime sessions are held at St. Peter’s Church Hall, in the centre of Stowmarket.
Stowupland High School Sports Centre
Suffolk IP14 4BQ
+44 (0)1449 672 531
Take the A1120 (Stowmarket and Stowupland exit) at Junction 50 of the A14. In Stowupland village, turn left down the side of The Crown Public House, marked Stowupland High School. Follow the drive to the far end of the school where the Table Tennis Centre is situated with its own car park.
St. Peter's Hall
Milton Road North
From the traffic lights at the crossroads by the market place in the centre of Stowmarket, turn into Station Road West towards the Church. Immediately before the Church turn right into Church Walk and follow the road as it bends to the left. St Peters Hall is on your right after the goods entrance for the shops.