The Isle of Man Table Tennis Association hosted this event at the NSC. This tournament has been revamped from the old Junior/Cadet and Senior Six Nations. The age groups are Under 15, Under 18 and Seniors, with some of the best players from England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Guernsey, Jersey and IOM all competing for the titles.
CONGRATULATIONS to Luc Miller for winning Silver in the Junior Boys on Sunday. Leon Pierre, Hannah & Kathryn Silcock reached the Quarter Finals of the Cadet Boys and the Girls Singles. On Saturday Mariusz Cleminski had a great performance against England 2-0 up, but lost 11-9 in 5th. 9-9 in 3rd set. Luc Miller had a good singles win in 5 sets and Hannah Silcock had a 3-0 singles win against Sienna Jetha from England.
The CI Junior Top 12 was held in Guernsey. The Top 6 players who recently qualified at the Junior Top 12 Qualifier on 20 October, 2019 are listed below. Note that for official results and tables Hannah Silcock did not compete as she has British Junior League.
Ben Foss of Guernsey won his 3rd consecutive Channel Islands Junior Top 12 with an impressive 6 wins out of 6 at the GTTA Centre on Sunday morning. WELL DONE to Leon Pierre and Alfie Sutherland who came second and third, respectively
States Members from both islands gave their THANKS to JTTA for hosting the Jersey v Guernsey Sports Day table tennis competition at the Geoff Reed Centre (12.30pm-2.30pm), which takes place on an annual basis between the two islands. It gives a great opportunity to share our sport and for our politicians to have the opportunity to discuss pan island matters in an informal manner. Please follow the gallery link for photos taken by Paul Routier.
The Open Day took place on Sunday from 2pm-5pm at the Geoff Reed Centre. The families attending had lots of fun trying out table tennis along with all the games on hand. Please see the JTTA Gallery for photos take by Paul Routier.
CONGRATULATIONS to our veterans Martin, Kay and Yogi on winning the over 60’s Team SILVER medals in Scotland and to Kay for winning SILVERS for the over 60’s Women's Singles and the over 60’s Women's Doubles partnered by Guernsey’s Sue.
The Jersey team were Eugene “Yogi” Ellis, Malcolm Gallichan, Kay Lefebvre, Peter Hinds, Martin Tupper and Paul Routier with Mike Lefebvre as coach. They competed against teams from Scotland, England, Ireland, Guernsey, Wales and the Isle of Man.