Siliguri Table Tennis


Did you know?

Table tennis became a medal Olympic sport in the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul.

Table tennis was banned in the Soviet Union from ca 1930 to 1950. The sport was believed to be harmful to the eyes.

Early table tennis paddles were normally made of cork, cardboard, or wood, and covered with cloth, leather or sandpaper.

History of Siliguri Table Tennis Academy

Siliguri Table Tennis Academy set up on 27th July, 1993, it has own 3 (three) storied Building in the name of Siliguri Table Tennis Academy at Rabindra Nagar,Siliguri.


  1. 11 nos of Table Tennis Board for Trainees.
  2. Multigym
  3. Automatic Robot Machine.
  4. VDO Projection Machine with Video graphy System.
  5. 2(two) Floor Covered with Synthetic Floor.
  6. Computer with online facility.

Players Achievements

  • Arjun Awardees Sri Subhajit Saha
  • National Champion in Singles events - 20 times by players
  • Silver Medal Winner in Singles events - 9 times by players
  • Bronze Medal Winner in Singles events - 16 times by players
  • Olympic Participation by Poli Saha (Deaf & Dump)

Name and Address

The organization has been set up in the name of Siliguri Table Tennis Academy, 44 Rabindra Sarani, Siliguri, 734406. Affiliated with Siliguri table Tennis Association. Recognized by Bengal Table Tennis Association and Table Tennis Federation of India.

Existing Area of Accommodation

Existing building are measuring 50 feet X 36 feet in three storied it has 11 nos of Table Tennis Board with small Multi gym and one office space and accommodation for 6 outstation players.

Object of Academy

Table Tennis Academy is set up on 27-7-1993 for the purpose of promotion, develop and create moral character of children of Siliguri and to produce National and International player from Siliguri.
At the beginning of Academy, we started with 4 (four) Table Tennis Board, but in the year 2000 we extended our building and set up 11 nos of  Table Tennis Board.


As brought out above that the present hall has been set up with the financial help of Players, Parents, Sports loving people of Siliguri.
To meet up day to day expenditure Trainers are paying Subscription @ Rs. 135/- per month.
We also got the financial help from PEERLESS in the tune of Multi gym an Centre for Promotion of Table Tennis, Kolkata Rs. 20,000.00 (Twenty Thousand) as donation for set up practice hall.

Total No. of Players

At present Academy has 110 nos. of players out of which Age Group
6 to 10 years 40 nos.
11 to 14 years 30 nos.
15 to 18 years 40 nos.

Accommodation of Academy

It has three storied building, 1st floor provided 4 nos of Table Tennis Board with small Multi gym. 2nd floor equipped with 4 nos of Table Tennis Board. 3rd floor with 3 nos of Table Tennis Board, Toilet, Accommodation for outstation players with video projection hall.

Achievement / Performance of our players

Coach : Siliguri Table Tennis Academy has earned vital position in Table Tennis field at National and International level which is direct result output of imparting able coaching  / guidance of Sri Amit Dam who has been honored as national Coach of Table Tennis Federation of India & Govt. of India.