British Para Table Tennis is the governing body for para table tennis in Britain. We develop the sport in close co-operation with the NGBs of Table Tennis in the Home Nations.Table tennis was included in the first Paralympic Games in Rome in 1960 and is now estimated to have over 40 million competitive players and millions of recreational players. We now have a good track record in Para Table Tennis events.
Para table tennis is the third largest Paralympic sport in terms of athlete numbers and is practiced in more than 100 countries. Athletes from all physical impairment groups, aside from the visually impaired, are allowed to compete in standing or sitting classes.