Where to play table tennis in Wakefield: Coaching


There is table tennis coaching at Ackworth, Pontefract and Heckmonwicke, click on the blue links on the left.

If you want to find a qualified table tennis coach click here to view the Table Tennis England list of coaches by postcode/region. There are a few coaches in the local region willing to coach on an individual basis for both adults and youngsters.

Heckmondwike Sports Club

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The Dewsbury Table Tennis Centre, located at Cemetery Road, Heckmondwike is fast becoming the favourite for many Table Tennis players from both inside and outside the North Kirklees boundary. Players from Leeds, Wakefield, Bradford and Huddersfield are involved in competitive Table Tennis alongside Dewsbury players.

Coaching is at the following times. It is open to all (youth and adults) though presently it is mostly youth.

  • Monday from 6.45pm to 8.30pm
  • Saturday from 9.30am to 11.45am

More information and contacts:

  • Phone: Chris Reece is the coach there, 07867 426963.
  • Web site: Table Tennis Centre Web Site
  • Address: Heckmondwike Sports Club, Cemetery Road, HECKMONDWIKE, WF16 9ED

Pontefract Squash and Leisure Club, Pontefract

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'Bat and Chat' Fri 10.00am -12.00pm. Age 50+ All abilities £1.50/hr
 Fri 7.00pm - 9.00pm. All ages and abilities £5 per session

Ackworth School, Ackworth

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Ackworth School is a Table Tennis England Centre of Excellence.

There are coaching sessions available for any children. Sessions at Ackworth School are on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday evening. They run in the gymnasium and cost £2 per session:

  • Monday: 6.15pm - 8.15pm. Age 11-18 Intermediate/Advanced
  • Tuesday: 6.15pm - 7.30pm. Age 7-11 Beginners
  • Wednesday: 6.15pm - 7.30pm. Age 6-18 All abilities

Contact Chris Parker below to check the session is on if it is your first time.

Table Tennis Wakefield