An Evening with Des Douglas
Bishop Auckland Table Tennis Club are looking forward to hosting table tennis legend Des Douglas.
Fans of the sport will remember Des as being an incredibly talented player: Boasting over 11 national titles, a former European top 12 winner and England representative at many World Championships and European Championships as well as playing in the 1988 Seoul Olympics. Des will be sharing his knowledge with the next generation of table tennis stars by coaching at the three-day training camp.
The camp running over February half term and in addition to this, Bishop Auckland Table Tennis Club will be hosting “an evening with Des” event on the evening of the 16th at the Aclet pub. Des Douglas will be joined for demonstrations by Gavin Evans, who has been National champion from U11’s to
U21’s and former junior European Champion, and Fabio Mantegazza former Italian No 3 and current Italian veterans champion. Des will also take on a few lucky challengers before a Q&A session where he will answer guests’ questions.