A Brief Introduction…

If you are a very, very good table tennis player, you’d be right at home at the Vancouver Table Tennis Club, known as the VTTC. The club is located at 3925 Fraser St near 24th Avenue, across the street from Batard Bakery. It is by far the top club in town with respect to the exceptional quality of play, the excellent tables, the easy-on-the-legs wood floor, the adequate gym-style lighting, and the pro shop. When we dropped by one mid-week afternoon in November at 4pm, the place was hopping with all 8 tables in play. Seven tables were occupied by recreational players, while on the eighth table, reserved for coaching sessions, head coach Joe Law, who operates the VTTC, played with a junior player. We were seriously impressed at the level of play, and it was hard to follow just one game when a flurry of powerful shots from an adjacent table would draw our attention. Players in the room ranged in age from 10 year olds to senior citizens. About 20% of those participating that afternoon were female players in a game where experience trumps gender and youth. We watched one sweat-drenched match between what appeared to a hale and hearty 68 year old and a young man not yet twenty go to seven games. It turned out that the older man had played professionally in the European Table Tennis League and the kid was a former top junior. If you want to watch table tennis at its best, drop by this club. Coach Joe Law and crew are great ambassadors of the game and you’ll be made to feel welcome.

Club Details

Club owner:
Joe Law



(604) 215-0288
(604) 771-9188

3925 Fraser St,
Vancouver, BC V5V 4E5

(from the vttc website)


Discounted Package:
$75 (11 Drop-Ins)

Monthly pass:

Annual pass:

Senior Monthly Pass:
$65 (Tue/Thu 1pm-6pm) (Mon/Wed/Fri 1pm-3:30pm)

Group buy or tournaments: Call

Racket rental:
$3($20 deposit or valid ID)

Ball rental:

Training class:
Beginner & Advanced - $260 (10 lessons) or $28/lesson

Private lessons:
1. Joe Law:
$48/hour (Package:$480, 11 lessons) (drop-in fee included, 1/2 hour drop-in fee not included)
2. Other coach:
$42-$45-$48/hour (drop-in fee included, 1/2 hour drop-in fee not included)

Group buy or Tournaments: Call

Lockers rental:
$3/day, $60/month, $180/year (without locks)

Table Rental:
each table $28/hour (2 players included, additional player $8/person)

Cancellation for private lessons and group training lessons must be made 24 hours in advance, otherwise there will be no refund. All passes and packages are valid 1 year from date of issue.

(from the vttc website)

VTTC offers a wide variety of services, including:

  • Leisure Playing
  • Training Lessons (Groups or Individuals)
  • Table Reservations for Leisure, Training, or Tournament Uses
  • Tournaments
  • Professional Table Tennis Accessories
  • Dancing studio rental
  • Family and group party, meeting, and teaching

VTTC also features:

  • 5500 sq/ft playing area
  • 10 ITTF approved international tournament-level tables
  • Changing rooms and lockers
  • Drinks and Snacks bar
  • Gear shop selling major table tennis brands


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