ITTF Para Table Tennis Communication for 2012


Here are the official statements from Para Table Tennis and meeting minutes.
You can find also the reports of technical delegates about last tournaments.
Archives of past years are also available.

Official Statements and Meeting Minutes

Date Contributor Summary
7 December 2012 Alison Burchell List of players who have been selected randomly to be part of the registered doping testing pool for 2013.
20 July 2012 Nico Verspeelt, Francesco Nuzzo Some clarifications about seeding and match order at London 2012 Paralympic Games. We remind you also that the specific rules document that has been published in September 2011 has not changed and still applies.
3 April 2012 Nico Verspeelt Competition schedule of the team event at the London 2012 Paralympic Games.
12 March 2012 Nico Verspeelt Results of London 2012 selection committee meeting held on March 2-5:
2 February 2012 Nico Verspeelt Competition schedule of the singles event at the London 2012 Paralympic Games.
30 January 2012 Alison Burchell Minutes of the ITTF PTT division meetings held in Budapest.
24 January 2012 Nico Verspeelt The equipment at the London 2012 Paralympic Games will be:
  • Balls: white Nittaku 3* (Japanese).
  • Tables: 26 Double Happiness rainbow tables and 22 TW1818 tables (dark blue top).
  • Floor: Tinsue blue.
24 January 2012 Gorazd Vecko Entries requirement for PTT events.
16 January 2012 Nico Verspeelt Documents about Paralympic Games 2012 pre-selections:
15 January 2012 Nico Verspeelt Documents about Paralympic Games 2012 pre-selections:
15 January 2012 Gaël Marziou A player asked for some statistics about age of top players, so here they are. I took the top 8 per class except for F1 that I combined with F2. The youngest top player amongst women is Karolina Pek (F9) from Poland and she's 13. The 2 youngest male top players are 16: Lian Hao (M10) from China and Ross Wilson (M8) from Great Britain.
Other statistics about participation over last 12 years. Few remarks:
  • Women's participation has slightly increased.
  • 2011 has seen the highest number of players: 1137 for 24 tournaments. This number does not include class 11 players.
  • The impact of 2 year selection cycle over participation is very clear, the year of the Paralympic Games the particpation decreases by 27% to 35%.

Technical Delegates Reports

Date Technical delegate Tournament
7 December 2012 Gorazd Vecko Evaluation report of the Mike Dempsey Memorial Championships.
31 July 2012 Francesco Nuzzo Evaluation report and questionnaire of the 2nd French Open 2012.
14 July 2012 Ramon Ortega Montes Evaluation report of the Copa Tango 2012.
11 June 2012 Jiri Danek Evaluation report of the Romanian Open 2012.
11 June 2012 Franz Twardy Evaluation report of the Slovakian Open.
22 May 2012 Georgios Seliniotakis
Emese Barsai
Evaluation report oof the 9th Slovenian Open.
29 April 2012 Jiri Danek Evaluation report of the Al Watani Championships.
25 March 2012 Gorazd Vecko Evaluation report of Lignano Master Open 2012.
23 March 2012 Alison Burchell Site inspection report of the Mike Dempsey Memorial Championships.
14 March 2012 Georgios Seliniotakis Evaluation report of the Hungarian Open 2012.
6 March 2012 Jiri Danek Evaluation report of BSNW Open - Dusseldürf, Germany 2012.
4 February 2012 Alison Burchell Site inspection report of the Slovakian Open 2012.


Archives of previous years

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