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Campaign for Chairman of the ETTA

After a break of six years from the Chairmanship of the English Table Tennis Association, I have accepted a request from several major figures in the sport to stand for office again. The reason that I am standing is because I believe that I am the best person to lead the Association. I will build a new, stronger Management team that will take full advantage of the opportunities open to our sport as part of the build up to the 2012 Olympic Games, and make major improvements in many sectors of our sport. My “New Agenda”, some of which is detailed on the following pages, will create enthusiasm, bring new life into table tennis, and provide our members with the opportunities and services that they desire and require. I am told by...

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Campaign for Deputy Chairman of the ETTA

Mike Smith,  ETTA Vice President : I am very pleased to have been asked to stand as Deputy Chairman in support of Alan Ransome as Chairman.    Alan ‘s vast experience and immense ability have continued to be plainly evident in his comments and proposals to National Council on a wide array of issues in the six years since 2003; his desire to ensure that opportunities are grasped effectively and fully while issues are handl...

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We would like to congratulate Alex Murdoch, Peter Bradley and Martin Clark on their election result and wish them a successful further term in office.  We have no doubt that this election h...

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The Count Tuesday 10 March at 1.30 pm
Final receipt for voting forms is today.  Next in the election process is the count which takes place in Milton Keynes on Tuesday 10 March at 1.30 pm.  We will both be present and are hopefu...

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Mike Lewis Life Member English Table Tennis Association, Avon

A VOTE FOR ALAN RANSOME O.B.E. IS A VOTE FOR THE FUTURE! Alan Ransome’s leadership skills are of the highest and are respected throughout the world of table tennis. He has served our sport in many capacities at National, European and World levels and promoted English table tennis amongst the highest echelons. The future of our sport ( to and beyond 2012) will require a strong hand and one with such experiences: Skillful at sporting politics and dedicated to ensuring our sport’s future in difficult times. Financial help, although essential, is not enough to move our sport forward. There must be vision and a vibrant new approach to development. If ever there was a time for change, it is now! The financial future is uncertain which may well affect our sport in many ways ...

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