Our Xmas Dinner at Cowboy Jack's in Lower Hutt went off very well and a good time was had by all. Thanks goes to our Board for organising it. The only formal part of the evening was the presentation of our annual special trophies. Congratulation to the winners who were:
Best Club Member (Ron Menchi Cup): Raewyn Young
Best Sportsperson (R E Mitchell Cup): Harry Chen
Most Improved Player (J R Capstick Cup): Zhidong Yu
Most Outstanding Performance (Empire Table Tennis Club Cup): Merv Allardyce & Eddie Moore, who were runners up in the over 80 consolation doubles at the World Veterans Championships in Auckland.
Team Of The Year (Allardyce Family Trophy): Empire Elves (Cayden Larson, Jimi Nelson, Travis Dyer and Conor McCarthy) who won the Table Tennis Wellington Interclub Division Three competition.
Best Male Interclub Record (Alf Harding Cup): Mat Hobbs
Best Female Interclub Record (Merle Harding Cup): Maggie Dyer
100 Interclub Appearances Certificate: John Gan
50 Interclub Appearances Certificate: Harry Chen
We will publish photos of the evening as soon as they are available.