Note: There is additional club
play at the Long Center on Tuesdays, 5:30pm to 8:30pm, for the
summer, continuing until the end of
September. Tables need to be put away at the
end of the Tuesday morning session.
Sandpaper Racket Event:
Southeast Regional Qualifier for the
2015 WCPP Sandpaper Table Tennis Tournament
WHERE: The Long Center
1501 North Belcher Rd
WHEN: Saturday, September 27th, 2014 12:15pm
Clearwater, FL 33765
Tables will be available for open club play the day of the tournament.
Clearwater Fall Open
WHERE: The Long Center
1501 North Belcher Rd
WHEN: Saturday, November 8th, 2014 8:00am - 5:00pm
Clearwater, FL 33765
Entry deadline is November 7th at 6 pm
FREE Pizza and Drink to All Participants.
There will be no tables available for open club play the day of the tournament.
All the tables will be reserved for the event.
Registration will be open until Nov. 7th at 6:00pm.
Sherlyn B. Perez - 1916
Jason Young - 1846
Bruce Ward - *950
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It was another fun0filled day to spend in the Long Center playing our favorite sport. There were 34 singles and 10 doubles partners playing some awesome table tennis. We also had some great pizza from Queen's pizza up the road.
Countryside Recreation Center
: Saturdays, 12:30pm to 2:00pm
racket provided.JOIN THE PROGRAM:
Monthly: $25 per Student or $35 per Family (group lesson
weekly, 4 per month).
Individual: $10 per lesson/week.
More Info: Contact Rudy Santo, 727.541.4039
Details: Click Here for Junior
Development Program Page
Sherlyn Barvie Perez, born in 2003 near Havana, Cuba, began
playing table tennis when she was seven and won her first tournament
at the age of eight years old...
11-year-old Sherlyn Barvie Perez won second place in the
Elite class at the MID-FLORIDA table Tennis Tour ' July
Leurene Hildenbrand Has received an award for personal best National Senior
Games Tour and was part of the NSG Celebration in Cleveland July 25...
The Sunrise Table Tennis Club is a non-profit organization run by
volunteers, and provides all
services and equipment for play at each of the club
Your support in the way of membership donations enable us to purchase and maintain club equipment (tables, nets, barriers, robots, etc.), run tournaments, offer programs for Juniors and Seniors, and host other special events and programs.
The Basic Membership donation includes the following benefits:
- Discounts for some tournaments, facility usage fees and special programs.
- Eligible to participate in the Junior and Senior programs.
- Eligible for the annual STTC recognition awards.
- Eat free at the Annual STTC Pizza Party.
- Free use of the practice robot.
- 25% discount on the purchase of Giant Dragon rackets, rubbers and other products.
- Other discounts and benefits as additional programs become available.
Every member will receive an email notice when their membership expires. Please be as generous as you have in the past and help us achieve our goals. Prompt renewal is greatly appreciated, as are higher-level donations above the Basic Membership.
Basic Membership Donations are very low. Less than $3 per month:
- $35 Individual
- $45 Family
- $25 Seasonal (less than 6 months here)
Click here for
membership details and application.
Note: Join or renew your USA Table Tennis
membership through the STTC and 15% stays with the STTC for club
programs. Add it with your STTC
membership application, or give your USATT renewal to a
The Sunrise Table Tennis Club is a registered Not-For-Profit 501(c)(3)
Charitable Organization, as a self-governing division of the Sunrise Sports
donations above the Basic Membership amount are qualified as
tax-deductible charitable donations (excluding the value
of special benefits received). Please consult your tax advisor.
By Rudy Santo, Certified USATT Umpire
As a certified USATT umpire I would to comment on a table tennis rule that I see being violated often during
tournament play. It is the table tennis service rule. Table tennis service rules are outlined in sections 6.0
thru 6.6 of the USATT Rules Manual and all tournament players should be familiar with them and abide by them.
These are a few of the service rule violations that I have observed in recent tournaments
Click here to read more >>
Have you been procrastinating?
Getting a new sheet of rubber or a new blade can be expensive.
The STTC President, Bill Robbins, is now selling table tennis equipment.
His business named "Blazin' Paddles" is currently offering Giant Dragon blades and rubbers. These products are inexpensive and of high quality.
He will be offering a 25% discount to Sunrise Table Tennis Club members
receive a 25% discount, and all other table tennis club and association members
receive a 15% discount.
Products will be available at many of our Club locations and at upcoming tournaments.
For more information on the Giant Dragon products email Bill at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Sunrise Sports Foundation, Inc. is a non-profit 501(c)(3) Charitable Organization.
The goal of the Foundation is to promote low-cost or free athletic competitions and educational clinics for all
adults and juveniles to promote fitness and personal excellence through planned athletic activities, educational,
recreational, competitive and social events. We provide free activities to all juveniles under the age of 17 and
have a plan for subsidizing indigent seniors. The STTC is one of the Florida
that provides the facilities, activities and opportunities for the Foundation to achieve these goals.
The Sunrise Table Tennis Club is a self-governing division of the Sunrise Sports Foundation
Providing sports facilities for table tennis
and ping pong players. Serving Pinellas, Hillsborough and Pasco counties
in the Tampa Bay area, Florida; including Clearwater, Largo, St. Petersburg,
Dunedin, Safety Harbor, Palm Harbor, Pinellas Park, Gulfport, St. Pete Beach,
Clearwater Beach, Seminole, Tarpon Springs, New Port Richey, Oldsmar,
Bellair, Indian Rocks Beach, Indian Shores, Redington Shores, Madeira Beach,
North Redington Beach, Treasure Island, Lealman, Ridgecrest, Feather Sound, Highpoint,
Kenneth City, Bay Pines, Belleair Bluffs, Harbor Bluffs, Bellair Beach, Ozona, East Lake,
Beacon Square, Elfers, Holiday, Trinity, South Pasadena, Tierra Verder, Port Richey,
(Click on picture to watch video.)
Dr Dan's Sept 2014
Dr Dan's July 2014
Dr Dan's June 2014
Good Life Games 2014
For more videos
About service rules: