Pittsburgh Oakland Table Tennis Club

Pittsburgh Oakland Table Tennis Club

Location: CCHS: Central Catholic High School Basketball Gym, 4699 Winthrop St., Pittsburgh PA 15213

Days:


Every Sunday  — League 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM


League Signups (league, junior league, and novice program/league) here

Clinic Signups here

Fees:

  • PTTC membership: Adults $100 per semester (Students $50), entitles players to free leagues, tourney, open play, and ½ price clinics and personal coaching.
  • Pay as you play:  ADULTS – $5 League (+ tourney), $5 Open play, $5 Junior League, $10/hour clinic.  STUDENTS – $2 League (+ tourney), $2 Open play, $2 Junior League, $5/hour clinic.  NOTE:  $5 Sunday fee covers League + Tourney, Open Play and Novice Program.

2019-20 POTTC Season Information

Contact information:
Feel free to contact us with any general inquiries about our club at mckrotec@yahoo.com 

Individual Coaching:
Individual Coaching is available by appointment. Coaches are generally flexible and we’ll be happy to find a coach that can accommodate your schedule. Contact mckrotec@yahoo.com  with any questions or inquiries.

Equipment:  9 competition Europa 25 Butterfly tables, 1 robot with catch-net.

Facility: Wood floor gymnasium, excellent lighting. Walking distance to food shops, bus lines, etc.

Other Club Information

POTTC committee:

Mark Krotec – President
Akbar Ormes – Vice President and Treasurer
Jan Lars Austero – Secretary

Sunday League Play Format
:    Doors open 30 minutes prior to league time. Format: groups of 5 or 6 players, 3 games each match.

Ratings: In addition, an ongoing rating system similar to the USATT system is used to record league standings and determine handicaps for handicap tournaments. Each player’s rating is adjusted after each game, depending on who won and difference between the opponent’s rating and their own:

 +500 or more  Win +60  Lose  -1
 +400 to +500      +50        -2
 +300 to +400      +40        -3
 +200 to +300      +30        -5
 +100 to +200      +25       -10
 -100 to +100      +20       -20
 -100 to -200      +10       -25
 -200 to -300       +5       -30
 -300 to -400       +3       -40
 -400 to -500       +2       -50
 -500 or more       +1       -60

Ratings are calculated using the ePonger table tennis league management software program written by Jeff Pepper.