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Birthplace: Mineola, NY
Current Residence: Old Westbury, NY
Coach: Ernesto Ebuen, Li Zhen Shi, Stefan Feth
Style of Play: Two wing looper
Rubber: Tenergy 05 (FH), Tenergy 64 (BH)
Club Affiliation: SPiN New York/ NYTTC
Featured in: Top Spin Movie
2012 US & North American Olympic Trials - Qualifier
2012 US World & Junior Boys Team Member
2011 U.S. National Junior Champion
2010 U.S. National Junior Singles- 1st Place
2010 Men’s and Junior Team
2010 Youth Olympic Games- Boys Pan Am Qualifier
2009 U.S. National Championships- Men’s Singles Champion
2009 World Junior Circuit Canada- Cadet Teams First Place
2009 North American Championships- Cadet Boys Champion
2008 Canada Cup Open Doubles Champion
2005 Juniors Olympics- U-12 Boys Silver and Doubles Gold
2007-2011 National Team Member
2016 Annual Topspin Charity Puts Table Tennis on Center Stage in New York
Matt Hetherington, MHTableTennis.com Dec. 02, 2016
The annual Topspin Charity event was staged on the evening of December 1 at the Metropolitan Pavilion at the heart of New York City and featured table tennis in multiple entertaining forms.
Getting To Know Michael Landers
Butterfly Table Tennis May 03, 2016
An interview with Michael Landers, 2012 U.S. & North American Olympic Trials Qualifier.
Andy Akiho 023 "Ricochet" (Ping Pong Concerto) Hsing, Landers, Zeltser, Cossin
Andy Akiho Jan. 22, 2016
US Stars Ariel Hsing and Michael Landers help create a Concerto for Ping Pong, Violin, Percussion & Orchestra.
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Mina T. Son & Sara Newens Dec. 11, 2015
These "kids" turn out to be wiser than their years - wiser than most of us, probably - as they both win and lose with an enviable grace. – Chuck Wilson, Village Voice, Oct 20, 2015
WCTTA November 7th - USATT Singles League
World Champion's Table Tennis Academy Nov. 08, 2015
Winners of WCTTA's Nov. 7th's USATT Singles League! Please help us congratulate all the players & group winners for their efforts & dedication to our beloved, addicting sport!
Andy Akiho - Ping Pong Concerto
The Shanghai Symphony Orchestra directed by Yi Huang Sept. 11, 2015
The MISA (Music In The Summer Air) Festival's tradition continues in Shanghai with a quaint but nonetheless modern program executed by the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra! Watch this surprising performance which includes a Ping Pong Concerto... How intriguing!
Letter to Top Spin Movie
Gordon Kaye Nov. 15, 2014
Thank you for the time, energy and enthusiasm you have dedicated to this exciting project and for portraying such a positive image of our sport and the great athletes that play.
Top Spin Movie
Oct. 29, 2014
The World Premiere was sold out!
New York City Table Tennis Academy
Feb. 22, 2013
USATT Coach Ernesto Ebuen, III is making a difference in the lives of kids in NYC.
New York Table Tennis Weekend
Oct. 02, 2012
Table tennis enthusiasts have something unusual to look forward to in New York on November 9-11!