Table Tennis: New Open League at BATTS

Table Tennis: New Open League at BATTS

TWO years ago we established a new table tennis competition at BATTS. The Open Singles League has now become firmly established in our programme and we are excited to launch a new series starting in May and running through until the end of October. Our first series attracted 73 players, and this increased to 110 in the second series, which finishes in April.

Essex Senior League – Saturday 9th March Round-Up

Essex Senior League – Saturday 9th March Round-Up

Report by Peter Dudley / Photo by Philip Lindhurst   Clapton 1 Redbridge 4 Redbridge climbed three places to 13th after they netted a third 4-1 win in four games to thrash The Tons at The Old Spotted Dog.  Conor Okus, Petrit Elbi, Taylor Tombides and Dan Gilchrist all netted for the Motormen, whilst Andy […]

Nominations open for Essex Fair Play Awards

Nominations open for Essex Fair Play Awards

IF you witnessed exceptional sportsmanship during February then the individual or team who went that extra mile in the name of admirable conduct could be the winner of a special Fair Play Award through the Essex County FA’s new Facebook voting format.

Essex Senior League – Saturday 23rd February Round-Up

Essex Senior League – Saturday 23rd February Round-Up

Report by Peter Dudley / Photo by Neil Hunwicks   Friday Woodford Town 0 Hoddesdon Town 1 Hoddesdon Town netted in the 96th minute as they edged a fairly poor encounter against Woodford Town at a foggy Harlow Arena.  After the visitors had missed a second half penalty, seeing Joss Lillis spot-kick saved by James […]

Tegate Netball Club: Interview with much respected coach Carol Bull

Tegate Netball Club: Interview with much respected coach Carol Bull

HARLOW is blessed with those sports coaches, who, week in and week out, do a wonderful job of encouraging young people to get involved in sport. One such person is Tegate Netball Club’s Carol Bull. We were down at training interviewing Tegate’s England under-21 international, Jasmine Burt. So we caught up with Carol as we […]

Harlow school girls proving they are among the best in the country at trampolining.

Harlow school girls proving they are among the best in the country at trampolining.

TWO Harlow school girls are proving they are among the best in the country at trampolining. Burnt Mill Academy students Shannon Waterman and Lois Tappenden represent their school in national competitions in the sport. Year 8 Shannon, a member of Flight Trampoline Club, has qualified for the British Schools Gymnastics Association National Trampoline Finals which […]

Essex Senior League – Saturday 16th February Round-Up

Essex Senior League – Saturday 16th February Round-Up

Report by Peter Dudley / Photo by Andy Wilkins   Friday Premier Division Tower Hamlets 2 Ilford 1 Hamlets came from behind to defeat Ilford at Mile End, climbing a place to 16th and pulling out a twelve-point gap to the bottom two in the process.  Callum Maltese had put The Foxes ahead but Flavio […]