Table Tennis

Majestic Mill Hill triumph

By Danny Caro, October 26, 2012

Mill Hill are the national inter-Shul table tennis champions.

Last year’s consolation event winners claimed the top title in fine style against last year’s victors Norrice Lea at JFS in Kenton.

Led by Maccabiah veteran Dov Katz, a team featuring Leslie Samuels and Alan Rayne proved too strong for the
Suburb side who fielded their own Maccabiah medallist in Adam Black.

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Maccabi GB National Shul table tennis preview

October 16, 2012

The 2012/13 National Shul Table Tennis League in partnership with Maccabi GB takes place on Sunday in Kingsbury.

More than 20 teams will compete in Senior and Junior events that see almost double the number of players that entered last year.

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Maccabiah table tennis trial dates announced

July 3, 2012

Trial dates for Table Tennis at the 2013 Maccabiah Games in Israel have been announced by Maccabi GB, in partnership with UJIA.

The trials will take place at Kulanu in Kenton on Sunday July 15 from 1pm. The day is open to players of all age groups including: Youth (U18), Open and Masters (40+) and for both male and female competitors. Players of all abilities are invited to take part.

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Baraty steals the show at Maccabi GB Table Tennis championships

May 1, 2012

Eli Baraty won the prestigious Men's event at the 2012 Maccabi GB Table Tennis Open Championships at the Harefield Academy on Sunday.

The 29-year-old, who is currently ranked 35 in the country, won the MGB junior title twice in his youth has been trying for over a decade to prove his prowess in the Men’s open category but has been thwarted each time.

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Baraty and co oozing X-Factor

By Danny Caro, April 26, 2012

If there’s one sport that Jews are good at right now, it’s table tennis. There was a real sense of optimism about the sport in Vienna last summer when I was around the table (no pun intended) with the likes of Dov Katz, Lee Vandermolen and Eli Baraty at the European Maccabi Games and it’s clear to see why.

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National Shul Table Tennis League review

March 12, 2012

Sixty-five players from 13 synagogue teams competed in the first-ever National Shul Table Tennis League, sponsored by Maccabi GB, which took place on Sunday.

Sides from Kingston to Southend headed to BATTS in Harlow, Essex, fighting it out for the hotly contested 2012 event.

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Dan on the top table

February 23, 2012

Dan Olsberg this week became the youngest player to represent the Manchester Maccabi senior table tennis section.

Manager Joe Flacks had no hesitation in pitching the youngster into the team when a place came available and he was certainly not let down against a strong Shawfield side.

Olsberg, 10, pushed all his opponents hard and Flacks believes that with a "little more experience," an amaz

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Vandermolen and Katz to lead GB Maccabiah Table Tennis assault

February 21, 2012

The management team for Table Tennis at the 2013 Maccabiah Games in Israel has been announced by Maccabi GB, in partnership with UJIA.

Lee Vandermolen has been appointed Sports Chair along with Dov Katz as the Team Manager.

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Table turns

February 9, 2012

Plans have been announced to run a first-ever national shul table-tennis league and knock-out championship starting in March.

Organised in association with Maccabi GB, the competition will feature an under-17 and an open event, with players of all standards welcome.

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National Shul Table Tennis Championships launched

February 2, 2012

The first ever National Shul Table Tennis Championships take place on March 11 at top British League venue, Batts in Harlow, Essex in association with Maccabi GB.

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