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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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Mike Lewis
Alan Ransome

Latest News

11.03.2009
CONGRATULATIONS!
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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06.03.2009
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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Letters

William Thornton Proprietor of Thorntons Sport and Leisure Bury, Lancashire

Having known Alan Ransome for over 30 years, I consider him to be totally committed to the development of table tennis in this country. As a testament to this, his Ormesby Club is the club that has produced many international players, both in the past and in the current teams. During Alan’s previous term in office, England hosted World and European Championships together with English Senior and Junior open International Championships. Alan’s drive, vision and negotiating skills were responsible for the foundation of the World Class performance money for table tennis development. Although a competitive business owner, I still firmly believe Alan’s knowledge, experience and deep understanding of the world stage, together with his passion for the game, can only enrich table tennis...

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