Playing career: 1992, 1996 Olympian and member of US National team for over 12 years
Coaching Career: Junior Girls’ Team coach and 2010 Youth Olympic Games coach
2010 National Coach of the Year
Hall of Fame Profile
Club: Lily Yip Table Tennis Center
Home for the ITTF World Hopes Team earlier this year in August, the Lily Yip Training Center in New Jersey is once again been a hive of activity.
2 x US Olympian Lily Yip at the 1993 World Championships in
Göteborg, Sweden. Image courtesy of Mal Anderson.
A successful course staged in Atlanta, Georgia from Sunday 11th to Friday 16th August 2013; one month later, the Course Conductor, Richard McAfee, headed north.
Victorius US Cadet Girls' Team at the Double Fish 2013 Canadian Junior & Cadet Open in North Vancouver, CAN. From Left to Right: Coach Gheorghe, Angela Guan, Grace Yang, Lucy Ma, and Coach Yip.
The New Jersey "Chinese Festival" Open 2013, organised at the Lily Yip Table Tennis Center followed by a specially organised competition amongst the members of the ITTF World Hopes Team brought two weeks of intense activity to a close on Sunday 18th August.
ITTF Course Conductor/Trainer, Richard McAfee will conduct the course on Aug 26-31 in Dunellen, NJ. Director and Head Coach, Lily Yip will serve as the local organizer.
GU Ruochen (CHN) beat Lily Zhang (USA) 11-6, 11-2, 11-5, 11-9
Multiple medals winners from Team USA!
Table tennis enthusiasts have something unusual to look forward to in New York on November 9-11!