The 2013 Secondary Schools Table Tennis Championships started on Tuesday 5th February from 10:00 am at the Goodwill Primary School’s Auditorium.
An opening ceremony commenced proceedings with remarks from Mr. Abraham Browne, Sports Officer and member of the Dominica Table Tennis Association and from Mr. Trevor Shillingford, the Sports Coordinator.
An added feature at the formal opening was the presentation of ITTF (International Table Tennis Federation) Level 1 certificates to eight coaches by Sports Coordinator, Mr. Trevor Shillingford. The coaches were: Yehudi John, Kirt Edwards, Reginald Thomas, Fernix Thomas, Cynthia Joseph, McMillan Royer, Dane Taylor and Ithoma James.
Following the ceremony, the 1st day of competition began in the Secondary Schools Championships with team events in Under 14 Boys and Girls, Under 16 Boys and Girls and Under 20 Boys and Girls Categories.
A full report on the championship can be found below.