2018 #playtrueday – Celebrate Clean Sport

Play True Day, a grassroots initiative is intended to raise awareness among athletes, the sporting public and others about the global fight against doping. Nina Makuc, one of the driving forces behind it, has held educational sessions at the ITTF Rough Diamonds...

2018 ITTF Hopes Journey

The ITTF 2018 Hopes season is in full swing, having kicked off early in September 2017 with the Latin America Continental Hopes Week in Paraguay. The 2018 Hopes team for the World Cadet Challenge in Tottori, Japan, will be selected in August, at the ITTF World Hopes...

Submissions open for 2018 Sport Science Conference

The Call For Papers for the 2018 Sport Science Conference in Halmstad, Sweden is still open. If your topic of research can contribute to the conference’s theme, The Science and Practice of Racket Sport for Improved performance and Health, submit your abstract by...

Call for offers, ITTF Coach Accreditation Scheme Revision

A revision of the current ITTF Coach Accreditation Scheme (CAS) is being enacted; a suitable provider to take the lead in this project and deliver the objectives is sought. Commencing in 2004, the ITTF Coach Accreditation Scheme includes face-to-face courses with...

Mentorship Programme, applications for 2018 now open

Applications are now open for the 2018 Mentorship Programme for coaches committed to working on a full-time basis; it is a major opportunity to learn from acknowledged experts who have worked at the very highest level. Three coaches will be selected as mentees from...