Sports England funded 3317 ‘Lottery Award’ projects across the country from October 2013 to September 2014.
Table tennis bounces to fifth most funded individual sport:
From October 2013 to September 2014, table tennis was the fifth most funded sport in ‘Lottery Awards’ from Sport England.
The sport also received the third highest average amount spent per project out of the ten most awarded sports, receiving on average £56,080 per project.
Table tennis aggregated £2,804,009 of funding across 50 projects, beating such sports as rugby union, rugby league, basketball and rowing in terms of total funding.
Table Tennis England are based in Milton Keynes and tweet regularly about competitions and opportunities to get involved with the sport.Tweets by @TableTennisENG
At London 2012 Team GB qualified six athletes as the host nation, none of whom medalled. China took all four gold medals at the games.