2018 ITTF-Oceania Cup Points List

The race is on to qualify for the 2018 ITTF-Oceania Cup. Just two events, the New Zealand Open and the Pacific Mini Games, are left for the region’s best players to notch up the points to secure their ticket. In the Women’s List, Jian Fang Lay heads the field and is well out in front. […]

Ronan Aubry; spirit and style

Ronan Aubry will be New Caledonia’s representative in Team Oceania’s boys lineup for the 2017 ITTF World Cadet Challenge that kicks off in Suva, Fiji on the 21st of October. Ronan was born in Dunkerque, France, but now resides in Noumea, the capital of New Caledonia. The rising start first started playing table tennis five […]

Story of Change: Peniasi Rawaidranu

Name: Peniasi Rawaidranu Age: 35 Gender: Male Country: Fiji Island Disability: Spinal Injury When & how did you first become involved with the Smash Down Barriers Program and Para Table Tennis? This year in March. Why do you play table tennis? Do you play any other sports? I play table tennis because it’s my first time […]

Finn Luu looks to step things up in Suva

Australia’s Finn Luu will be leading Team Oceania’s charge at the 2017 ITTF World Cadet Challenge, which gets underway in Suva, Fiji next month. Finn secured his position in the team after  becoming gold medallist in the Cadet Boys’ Singles at this year’s ITTF-Oceania Junior Championships. As Australia’s top cadet, he has been playing table tennis […]

PNG Open Championships

The PNG Open Championships were held from 9-10 September, with a successful turnout across junior, PTT, and Open events. Top prizes went to Geoffrey Loi and Idau Chris, who took out the Open Men’s and Women’s Singles respectively. A busy twelve months is ahead for the Oceania region, with numerous international events on the horizon. As […]