Looking Ahead, Yap Makes First Steps to Host Micronesian Games

Located in the Western Pacific Ocean the states of Yap, Chuuk, Pohnpei and Kosrae form the Federated States of Micronesia; in 2018 Yap will host the Micronesian Games with table tennis being one of the sports on offer. In addition to Yap, Chuuk, Pohnpei and Kosrae; the Marshall Islands, Kiribati, Nauru, and Palau will participate […]

Encourage Friendship and Fun, Ladies Night Staged in New Caledonia

Staged on Monday 9th March, the New Caledonia Table Tennis Association in liaison with the Oceania Table Tennis Federation hosted a “Ladies Night” to encourage more women to become involved in the sport. Organised by Cathy Gauthier, the Women’s Co-ordinator for both the New Caledonia Table Tennis Association and the Oceania Table Tennis Federation, the […]

Vale Keith Bowler

It is with regret that I advise that long time patriarch and Personal Honorary Member of the Oceania Table Tennis Federation, KEITH BOWLER, passed away on the 7th March 2015 in Sydney. I have just been advised by Table Tennis NSW.   For those that did not know of Keith, he is one of the […]

Journey Starts in Fiji, David Powell and Cathy Gauthier Secure Titles

The player to lead Australia at the 2015 World Team Cup, staged just under one month ago in Dubai, David Powell won the Men’s Singles title at the Pacific Energy 2015 Fiji Open which concluded on Sunday 25th January; a tournament with a special significance. It is one of the tournaments on the “Road to […]

Intense Training Camp Starts Year, New Caledonia Prepares for Pacific Games

Conducted by Pakistan’s Arif Khan, an intense training camp commenced in New Caledonia on Friday 23rd January; the task for the experienced coach and former international being to prepare the national team for the forthcoming Pacific Games. Held every four years, the multi-sport event will be staged later this year in Port Moresby, Papua New […]