2014 ITTF-Oceania Hopes Week & Challenge Results

The 2014 ITTF-Oceania Hopes Challenge was the second time in which this event took place, focusing on athletes aged 11 and 12 years of age. The event expanded to have four countries represented, Cook Islands, New Zealand, Tuvalu and the hosts Australia. It’s very positive to see the Pacific Islands taking advantage of these opportunities […]

Branka Batinic in High Demand, Next Stop Melbourne and Sydney

Success at the forthcoming K-Sports 2014 Oceania Cup and Oceania Championships, which will be staged in the Australian city of Bendigo from Thursday 16th April to Monday 21st April, is the goal. Players are preparing in earnest and one person in particular is very high demand. Branka Batinic who competed in six World Championships and […]

New Caledonia Prepares for K-Sports 2014 Oceania Cup and Oceania Championships

Located in the southwest Pacific Ocean, some 750 miles (1,210 kilometres) east of Australia; the island of New Caledonia recently staged a Training Camp in preparation for the forthcoming K-Sports 2014 Oceania Cup and Oceania Championships. The tournament will be held in the Australian city of Bendigo from Thursday 16th April to Monday 21st April. […]

Major Championships Ahead, Tuvalu a Nation with Designs on Success

Formerly known as the Ellice Islands, situated in the Pacific Ocean, half way between Hawaii and Australia, Tuvalu is the home for a current Developing a National Sports Structure Course. Funded by Olympic Solidarity and organised under the auspices of the ITTF Development Programme, proceedings commenced on Thursday 6th March, the whole itinerary scheduled to […]

Vanuatu Prepares for the Immediate and Long Term Future

Situated in the South Pacific Ocean, some 1,090 miles (1,750 kilometres) east of northern Australia, the archipelago of Vanuatu was the home for an Olympic Solidarity Technical Course from Friday 14th to Monday 24th March 2014. Organised under the auspices of the ITTF Development Programme and in conjunction with the Oceania Table Tennis Federation, the […]