The period to achieve the tournament credit (factor points) will be 2 years starting January 1st, 2014 and finishing December 31st, 2015.
“Each of the continents were very skeptical of this tall Australian guy.”
Many players learn to put decent spin on their serves. However, when faced with disguising this spin, they have great difficulty.
It felt unusual to be invited to serve as a deputy referee at this tournament, and this was confirmed by others who asked me if a US referee was needed in Germany due to a shortage of officials in Europe.
A special mention must be made of Federico Basseti who finished the Level 2 Course with a perfect test score of 20/20!
The High Performance Committee has concluded the selection process for the 2014 YOG coach/team leader position.
Image courtesy of JOOLA USA.
Continuing along with this week’s theme of honoring our sport’s patriarchs, today I would like to tell you about the table tennis patriarch from my childhood: Charlie Disney.
Congrats to Lily Zhang and Tahl Leibovitz on their outstanding performances at the World Championships and Slovakia Para Open.
Image courtesy of NCTTA.
USATT will be entering 2 players per class, and if each class at Para Pan American Championship has its own event, then additional 1 player per class could be entered (when 2 classes are combined, only 4 players per country could play in 2 classes combined, which eliminates possibility for 3rd player per class to be entered).
Suppose you are well behind in the first game. Your only way of winning that game is if you play very well, and your opponent plays poorly. Therefore, assume this is true, and play your tactics accordingly!
“It was an opportunity to make a contribution to the sport at the highest level.”
All athletes must comply with the provisions of the Olympic Charter currently in force, including but not limited to, Rule 41 (Nationality of Competitors).