September 15, 2014

Samoa any tableLocated in the South Pacific Ocean, Samoa was the recent home for an Olympic Solidarity Technical Course; the itinerary commenced on Sunday 7th September and concluded one week later one week later on Sunday 14th September.

Organised under the auspices of the ITTF Development Programme and with the support of the support of the Samoa Association of Sports and National Olympic Committee, the expert on duty was Michael Brown, the Development Officer for the Latin American Table Tennis Union.

It was the third such visit in recent times; in 2008 Marcus Gustafsson had conducted an Olympic Solidarity supported ITTF Level One Coach Education Course; two years later in 2010, Scott Houston had conducted a similar option.

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