Where to play table tennis in Wakefield: Coaching


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, although the majority of group coaching nearest to Wakefield appears to be at Heckmondwike as is mainly focused on juniors.

There is also junior coaching at Ackworth, Pontefract and Heckmonwicke, click on the blue links.

Heckmondwike Sports Club

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:

Pontefract Squash and Leisure Club, Pontefract

On a Friday evening there is a junior coaching session from 7pm-9pm, which costs £5.00 per person.

Ackworth School, Ackworth

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 on Monday 6:15-7:45pm, Tuesday and Wednesday 6:15-7:30pm costing £2 per session.

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

  • Web site: Ackworth School web site
  • Email: chris.parker@ackworthschool.com
  • Address: Ackworth School, Ackworth,Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF7 7LT

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