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Table Tennis Club

Learn how to play one of the world's most popular indoor sports

The University of Portsmouth Table Tennis Club gives you a great opportunity to meet new people and learn new skills. If you're a beginner, join us and learn how to play one of the most popular indoor sports in the world. If you've played before come and learn some more skills or put your skills to the test.

Club membership - 22/23

You can join our club for the second half of the academic year for £45, this includes fixtures, travel and training sessions.

Training Sessions at Ravelin Sports Centre

  • Tuesday 6.00pm-8.00pm


Regular BUCS competitions against other university clubs, hosted in Ravelin Sports Centre and at other universities.

Memberships to join our clubs for the 22/23 year are now open. Please note: for some clubs you would have needed to attend trials before purchasing a membership.

Photo of Volleyball team in huddle at multi sport court - Ravelin Activities

PLAY Sessions

Lots of our clubs offer PLAY sessions, a more casual way to play without committing to a year membership. PLAY sessions are included with your Ravelin Sports Centre membership!

The sports included are:

  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Boxing
  • Cricket
  • Dance
  • Dodgeball
  • Fencing
  • Handball
  • Softball
  • Squash
  • Swimming
  • Taekwondo and Karate
  • Trampolining
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Volleyball
  • Water Polo

Get involved!

LGBTQ+ sports club guidance

We welcome all students to take part in non-competitive sports and we recognise the health and wellbeing benefits of being active. Competitive sports are bound by specific policies governed by the sport's National Governing Body which may be less inclusive. Please find below inclusion guidance for our club.

Mixed-gender Club Trans-gender Club Non-binary Club Gender-queer Club
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Students would have to fund testing in some cases themselves. If students are unsure about competing they should contact the club and to discuss alongside the Table Tennis England Transgender Policy. 

Play: Yes - anyone can take part in our Play sessions if you hold the relevant membership.

Train: Fully Inclusive

Compete: Inclusivity dependent - Students would have to fund testing in some cases themselves.

Check out the full guidance on Table Tennis England