May 31, 2011, 12 a.m. (ET)

From the Desk of the USATT Paralympic National Team Coach

May 2011

USATT PTT Athletes competed in Lignano, Italy

Last March 23-27, 2011 Doyle Harbaugh (Class 4) and Daryl Sterling Jr (Class 7) participated at the Lignano Master open Tournament.  This tournament attracted 338 players from 37 countries.


Matches Record LIGNANO
Wins: 0
Losses: 6
Medals: 0


Matches Record LIGNANO
Wins: 0
Losses: 7
Medals: 0

2011 USATT PTT Open, Milwaukee, WI

We look forward to seeing you at the US PTT Open ITTF PTT Factor 20 tournament in Milwaukee June 30 – July 3rd.

We are excited that for the first time since 2007 we will be once again hosting an ITTF PTT tournament.  The tournament will be preceded by a training camp on June 28-29.

Several of our Para Juniors will attend the camp and tournament and so are a few new players entering the system.

The local organizing committee and USATT have been working very hard to make this event a complete success.  We hope to see you in Milwaukee!

Parapan American Games Athlete Selection Procedure, amended

Recently USOC approved the revised and amended Athlete Selection Procedures.  The revisions include the selection procedures for athletes with Intellectual Disabilities (ID) or Class 11.

Any potential athletes with intellectual disabilities must contact Athletes Without Limits for more details on hot to get their names in the INAS database.  Potential class 11 athletes will be subject to an IQ and Adaptive tests as part of the eligibility process.  Please refer to this link for complete details on the Parapan American Games Athlete Selection Procedure.