John is a UKCC Level 2 coach with over forty years experience of playing table tennis from County Junior through to County Senior and County Veteran. He has represented Bedfordshire at both Senior and Veteran level over the last ten years and has played extensively in the British Senior Table Tennis League. In 2009-10 season he was top of the Premier Division player averages in the Northampton TT league, O50′s closed tournament winner from 2007-2009 and Bedford & District Table Tennis League veteran closed tournament winner from 2006-2009, 2013-2014 and senior closed tournament winner 2012-14. In addition to his playing abilities he is a qualified County umpire and is currently Bedfordshire County Match Secretary. In the 2014/15 season, he has assisted the Eastern Region in coaching both the Eastern Region Performance A squad and Development squad and is currently coach at Westfield TTC, a Table Tennis England Premier Club based in Wellingborough. John is also Chairman of Bedfordshire’s leading table tennis club, Revolution TTC and in 2018-19 was awarded Eastern Region Coach of the Year.