June 16, 2022

Table Tennis Pater Hall, Tahiti was a hive of Table Tennis activity recently when it hosted the Youth Championship Open for under 18. The Youth Championship Open was held from 11th-12th of June. 

There were 64 participants across 4 age categories and 4 titles that players looked to secure: U11 Mixed, U13 Mixed, U15 Mixed, U18 Girls, and U18 Mixed.  

The competition saw some tough battles, with everyone vying to be crowned the victor of their age group.

Evan LAUX (WINNER U11)

For a full list of 2022 Tahiti Youth Championship Open results please see below:

U11 Boys and Girls:

  • 1: Evan LAUX (KMT)
  • 2: Joan DUPORT (DCA RAIATEA)
  • 3: Tavake NENA(AITO)
  • 4: Clara SAYEIGH (TTTP)

U13 Boys and Girls:

  • 1: Ariitea SANNE (DCA RAIATEA)
  • 2: Heinoa FLORENTIN (TTTP)
  • 3: Keanu TEHEI (AITO)
  • 4: Oeau HEITAA (HUAHINE TT)

U15 Boys and Girls:

  • 1: Keanu DECIAN (TTTP)
  • 2: Maunaiki TAATA (TTTP)
  • 3: Dylan VONGUE (KMT)
  • 4: Ariinui MEYER (TTTP)

U18 Girls: 

  • 1: Kelley TEHAHETUA (TTTP)
  • 2: Keala TEHAHETUA (TTTP)
  • 3: Oeau HEITAA (HUAHINE TT)
  • 4: Eloise MORELLE (AITO)

U18 Boys and Girls:

  • 1: Heimanarii LAFORTUNE (TTTP)
  • 2: Arii MEYER (TTTP)
  • 3: Keanu DECIAN (TTTP)
  • 4: Gaspard FRUCHON (AITO)

Mixed Doubles: 

  • 1: Arii/Keanu
  • 2: Heimanarii/Steven
  • 3: Maunaiki/Gaspard
  • 4: Kelley/Keala
Kelley TEHAHETUA (serving) winner of U18 girls.

ITTF-Oceania would like to say thank you to the Tahiti Table Tennis Federation and their sponsors: GroupeOPT, Soram Pacifique, Tahiti-Parapente, Olympians Sport, JouéClubTahiti, Tahiti Represent, Fenua Games, Roulotte Jacquot, RedSoyu, Roulotte Chez Blanc, Medipac and IJSPF for making it happen. 

We are excited about the upcoming tournament next weekend on the 18th & 19th of  June, Tahiti Championships Open!