Lily Yip Selected as 2014 YOG Coach/Team Leader

By Doru Gheorghe | May 16, 2014, 9 a.m. (ET)

The High Performance Committee has concluded the selection process for the 2014 YOG coach/team leader position.  We are pleased to announce that Lily Yip has been selected the 2014 YOG coach/team leader.  Lily's knowledge, international experience and availability to the pre YOG program were key factors in her selection among some excellent candidates. 

USATT would like to wish Lily, Krish and coach Lily best of luck at the 2014 YOG!

Bio:

  • The Head Coach for the Lily Yip Table Tennis Center in Dunellen, New Jersey
  • Head Coach for the 2013 ITTF World Hopes Camp held in New Jersey
  • Head Coach for the 2012 US Olympic (including 2014 US YOG player Lily Zhang) and National Team Training in June 2012 in New Jersey
  • Team Leader/Coach for the 2010 Youth Olympic Games in Singapore
  • US National Junior Team Girl's Coach from 2005 to present
  • 2004 US National Cadet Girl's Coach
  • US Girls Cadet Team Coach to the 2004 World Cadet Challenge.    

Awards:

  • Certified as a National Level Coach by USA Table Tennis
  • Three time US National Coach of the Year for 2013, 2010 & 2004
  • Inducted to the USA Table Tennis Hall of Fame (December 2004)
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