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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 - 2023/24

You can join our club for the second half of the 2023/24 academic year for;

  • Compete: £57.50 (Men's teams are currently full)
  • Development: £47.50
  • Play: £32.50

This membership will be available from Tuesday 9 January 2024.

Training Sessions

  • Monday: 8.00pm - 10.30pm (Ravelin Sports Hall)
  • Tuesday: 6.00pm - 8.00pm (Ravelin Squash courts)
  • Saturday (Play): 4.00pm - 6.00pm (St. Paul's sports hall)


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

Memberships to join our clubs for the 23/24 year are now open. Please note: for some clubs you need to attend trials before purchasing a membership. Contact the club for more information.

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Play Memberships

Lots of our clubs offer Play Memberships, a more casual way to play without committing to a year membership. Most Play Memberships are £65 for the academic year (with some exceptions).

The sports included are:

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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