Up and down day for Australia at World Para Team Championships

Team Australia had a mixed first day at the 2017 Para Table Tennis World Team Championships in Bratislava. The Class 11 team of Sam Von Einem and Rory Carroll got off to a perfect start taking down Japan 2-0. In the opening doubles match the pair kept things under control, only dropping game, winning 3-1 […]

Kenji Hotan is heading to Düsseldorf

Tahiti’s Kenji Hotan will be heading to Dusseldorf in ten days time to compete in the Liebherr 2017 World Table Tennis Championships. It will be a big step up for Hotan, who previously represented the Oceania region at the 2010 Global Cadet Challenge in Hyderabad, India. “For me it’s already nice to participate to the […]

Jiamuwa Wu excels in Thailand

Australia’s Jiamuwa Wu upset the seeding at the ITTF SET 2017 Thailand Junior & Cadet Open as she progressed to the quarter-final of the Junior Girls’ Singles. The Aussie came in to the event as the 13th seed, but with 4-1 win over Naja Mekamporn (THA) in the last 16 found herself competing for a […]

Geoffrey Loi nominated for 2017 SP Sports Award

Papua New Guinea’s Geoffrey Loi has been nominated for the SP Sports Awards Junior Male Athlete of the Year. A member of the bronze medal winning team at the 2017 ITTF-Oceania Junior Championships, Loi’s nomination means he is down to the final three athletes in the category. For the past twenty years as part of the […]

Position Available: Oceania Para Development Officer

ITTF-Oceania & Table Tennis Australia are seeking an Oceania Para Development Officer to commence in June 2017. The successful applicant will be mainly responsible for the implementation of the 2017 – 2018 “Smash Down Barriers” Oceania Table Tennis Disability program. The Smash Down Barriers program objectives are: Increased Inclusive Participation Improved Quality of life of […]