Coaches

John Alsop

Head Coach John Alsop

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 in the British Senior Table Tennis League in Divisions 1, 2, 3 and 4 over the last 8 years, the current season playing for Westfield TTC in Division 2. 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, is currently Bedfordshire county Match Secretary and also Assistant Administrator for the Table Tennis England County Championships competition. In the 2014/15 season, he has assisted the Eastern Region in coaching both the Eastern Region Performance A and Development Squads and is currently coach at Westfield TTC, a 5 Star Table Tennis England Premier Club in Wellingborough. John is also lead coach at the twice weekly Bedford and District Table Tennis League junior coaching sessions and is Chairman of Bedford’s leading table tennis club, Revolution TTC.