A message from our CEO, Adrian Christy
Members will probably be conscious from earlier communication that Desk Tennis England is bidding to stage the World Crew Desk Tennis Championships 2026, in London, and important progress has been made to grasp this aspiration that might see the ITTF rejoice its centenary within the metropolis the place worldwide desk tennis was formally born and the place the primary World Championships passed off.
On 3 August, we had a really constructive digital inspection from the ITTF, and on 20 August, we go away for the ITTF Summit and AGM in Bangkok the place we’ll current our bid to the Member Associations on the night of 23 August along with Thailand who’re additionally in search of to host the Championships in 2026.
The choice will probably be introduced throughout the AGM on 24 August in any case voting has been concluded.
We’re very excited on the prospect of internet hosting the perfect gamers on the planet on the iconic OVO Enviornment, Wembley, and the broader world desk tennis household, throughout such a particular yr for our sport.
I’m additionally extraordinarily energised by the chance these Championships current to encourage and excite extra individuals to play desk tennis, to observe and to interact with the game on this nation.