Check out heaps of pictures via our gallery page. Thanks again to member Phillip Yee for providing them.
As mentioned in the previous post, this annual event was held at Empire on 18th September, with 48 pairs competing. In addition to Empire member there were players from Kapiti, Levin, Masterton, Mount Victoria, Palmerston North, Tawa, Waikanae and Wanuiomata.
Players competed in eight groups. Successful Empire teams included:
Warren Mak & David Chow: Winners, Group 1
Rob Chung & Paul Solt: Runners Up, Group 1
Norman Chan & Allen Tso: Winners, Group 2
Tina Ng & Anna Chung: Runners Up, Group 2
Kevin Tse & Buck Chan: Winners, Group 3
Bill Kilmartin & Kheng Tang: Winners, Group 6
Paul Maunsell & Percy Kwing: Runners Up, Group 7
Sean Gribbon & Bruce McKenna: Winners, Group 8
Penn Pattison & Emma Jin: Runners Up, Group 8
Congratulations to them and thanks to all members who supported the tournament.
A great time was had by all at this annual event on 18th September which attracted nearly 100 entries. Full results will appear later but in the meantime click here to see pictures and videos taken by our member Phillip Yee. Many thanks to Arthur Lee and his team for organising and running it.
A reminder that the last Club Night for the term will be this Friday 26th September. The club will be closed on Friday 3rd October and Friday 10th October and will start again on Friday 17th October for Term 4.
The second TTW Junior Development Tournament of the year will take place on Sunday 21st September at Empire. Age categories are Under 17, Under 14 and Under 12 as at 31st December 2013. Entries close at noon on 20th September. See the table tennis wellington website for full details and an entry form.
A reminder that our annual Midweek Doubles Tournament will take place on Thursday 18th September at Empire, commencing at 9.30am. This well run tournament is suitable for players of all levels of ability and attracts players from other clubs and regions.
Entries close at 8.30pm on Monday 15th September. For full details go to midweek doubles tournament.
As we reach the sharp end of the season our teams are performing well. Empire Engines (with Peter Douglas still unbeaten) and Empire Elves (with both Travis Dyer and Cayden Larson still unbeaten) lead their respective grades whilst in the Premier grade both Empire Eagles and Empire Entertainers have reached the semi finals, which will be played on 9th September.