In cooperation with the ITTF Development Program, USATT and ITTF North America, Table Tennis Canada will host a Junior Training camp with the Chinese National Junior team in Markham, at the National High Performance Centre.
• Dates: October 12 to October 16, 2017
• Canada will have 16 spots for 8 boys and 8 girls, between 14 and 17 years old. 8 US players will join the camp in Markham.
Participants will be selected by a group of coaches led by Pradeeban Peter Paul and Yongjiang Liu.
The coaches will take into account the results of the Canadian Championships, the efforts players display in the annual scouting camp and the performance and attitude in training in the regional training centres in Vancouver (Citius) and Montreal.
• The Chinese National Junior Team will come to Canada with 6 Junior National Team players, 2 coaches, Interpreters, TV camera operators and 1 Public relations person.
• Double Happiness Sports will sponsor the equipment for the camps; ITTF Development and ITTF North America will contribute financially to the two training camps.
The camp will follow part 1 of this project in the San Francisco Bay area from October 5-9, 2017 – Canada will have 8 spots available in the Bay area camp.
For Canadian players interested in participating in the camps, click here for more information