Club Membership and Playing Fees
(effective September 1, 2021: entry throughout the year charged on a pro-rata basis)
There are three ways you can pay to play table tennis at BATTS at the Norman Booth Recreation Centre: Full Club membership, Associate Club Membership, and Pay-as-You-Go/Guest Fees.
If you have any questions about the membership options, get in touch.
You can play during any of the Club sessions (see Club Sessions page) or whenever the hall can be opened for practice (see calendar) and enter the BATTS Super Singles Championship and Harlow League Teams for free (an admin fee may apply: see separate page), Discounts for club-sponsored Camps and other events. All the club privileges and priorities. No table charge for private coaching.
Adults: £170.00 per annum or £18.00 per month by standing order*
Designed for those players who have a close connection with the Club and its members but who may not play with us on a regular basis. You may enter the BATTS Super Singles Championship and the Harlow League for free (an admin charge may apply) and will receive priority notification of club events and will qualify for discounts on club-sponsored Camps and other chargeable events. No table charge for private coaching.
Associate Club Members wishing to play at other times will pay the guest fee (see below) on a pay-as-you-go basis.
Adults: £50.00 per annum or £5.00 per month by standing order.*
Juniors and Students: £25.00 per annum or £3.00 per month by standing order.*
*Subject to 'fair usage': the standing order should be paid consecutively for a reasonable number of months. Abusers of 'fair usage' will be requested to either pay annual or guest fees before they are allowed to practice at the centre.
All Club Members must also have Table Tennis England membership which also entitles you to a number of benefits and discounts. The details of Table Tennis England membership can be seen on their website.
Pay as You Go/Guest fees
Peak Times (Evening Sessions and Special Openings, on request)
£10.00 per person per session for Adults or £5.00 for Juniors and Students
Tuesday and Thursday Afternoon (Over 55’s Active Retirement Programme, Social Doubles, and Bat-n-Chat)
£5 per person (including tea/coffee and biscuits)
Coaching Table Charge for non-Club Members (with a club coach): £5.00 per session.
Not applicable as part of a group training session or when the full guest fee has been paid.
These fees should be paid before the start of the session via BACS.
BATTS' bank account details:
BATTS Table Tennis Club and Sports Centre
Account Number: 23166968 and Sort code: 77-13-10
Registering for Table Tennis England membership
All members of BATTS are required to also be members of Table Tennis England. This is completely free to all except where the member intends to compete in Table Tennis England regulated events. A paid membership with Table Tennis England would then be needed.
To register for free Table Tennis England membership, you'll need to go to their website and follow the steps below:
Choose the 'Club Play' membership type and scroll down and select 'Register'
Complete all of the necessary fields that appear ensuring you choose 'BATTS Table Tennis Club (Essex - 2009)' in the 'Clubs and Leagues' field.
Already have Table Tennis England membership?
If you already have Table Tennis England membership but are new to BATTS, you'll need to add BATTS as a club under the 'Clubs and Leagues' section within your Table Tennis England Sport:80 account.
To do that, follow the steps below:
Login to your Table Tennis England Sport:80 profile
Select your membership profile (that shows your photo or placeholder photo)
Choose 'Memberships' in the column that appears on the left
Select your 'Current' membership or your most recent membership
Press 'Next' on the screen that appears
Under 'Clubs and Leagues', press 'Add Another' and select 'BATTS Table Tennis Club (Essex - 2009)'
Finally, press 'Done' to complete the process.
If you have any questions about Table Tennis England membership, get in touch.