Cardiff Grand Prix
Cardiff Grand Prix is a Satellite Grand Prix of the Table Tennis England Grand Prix Circuit. Table Tennis Wales host the Cardiff Grand Prix each year in accordance to the rules of Table Tennis England Grand Prix Events.
Grand Prix Saturday
Saturday is the banded day. Events are banded on ability level using the Table Tennis England ranking list. The men have 6 bands and the women 4. This gives amateurs and beginners a chance to experience a competitive tournament without being discouraged by always losing.
Grand Prix Sunday
Sunday morning is the open events (men’s and women’s singles) and in the afternoon there are categorised events – Under-21s (both men and women), Veterans (mixed gender) and restricted 21-39 singles (men and women). Players umpire the majority of the matches, with umpires being drafted in to complete quarter finals and onwards.