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USA Table Tennis Weekly Virtual Town Hall Meeting With Club Administrators to be Held in One Week

By USATT | July 01, 2020, 5:30 p.m. (ET)


USA Table Tennis Weekly Virtual Town Hall Meeting

With Club Administrators to be Held in One Week

Ninth Meeting will be held on Wednesday, July 8, at 5:00 pm US Mountain Time


(Colorado Springs, CO – July 1, 2020) – USA Table Tennis (“USATT”), the National Governing Body for the sport of table tennis, today announced that the organization will host the ninth in the organization’s series of virtual town-hall meetings with Member Club owners, administrators, and operators on Wednesday, July 8, 2020, at 5:00 pm US Mountain Time.

Information for access to the meeting, which will be held on ZOOM, is set out below. Please send any suggestions that you may have for topics that should be placed on the agenda to

Please note that Member Club owners, operators and administrators are asked to sign into the meeting using their full name and the name of the club that they are representing.

The access information for the meeting is as follows:

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Opening Statement – Virginia Sung, Chief Executive Officer

Status of USATT Operations

Summer Splash Challenge Camp – Seeking Juniors Who Will Be Interested in Participating


Status of Tournaments Currently Sanctioned for Play – Mark Thompson, Chief Operating Officer

Triangle Table Tennis Safety First July Giant Round Robin – July 18-19, 2020

LLYTTC Giant Round Robin (Lily Yip TT Center, Dunellen, NJ) – July 18, 2020

Georgia State Games Cancelled by the State of Georgia


Tournament Committee Recommendation – USATT Sanctioned Leagues and USATT League Membership – Mark Thompson, COO

Immediate Implementation:

USATT Will Not Sanction Leagues that are Not Affiliated with a USATT Member Club

September Implementation:

All Persons Playing in USATT Leagues Must be a USATT Member (New League Membership) –

Substantially Lower League Membership Fee (Split Between USATT and Member Club)

Discussion Point:

The Move to Have Just One Rating – As Opposed to Having a “League Rating” and a “Tournament Rating”


Marketing Assistance for Clubs Re-Opening and Scheduled Sanctioned Tournaments

Chad Knasinski, USATT Media Relations Director


Status of Coaching Certification Program – Josh Dyke, USATT SafeSport Specialist


Open Clubs Around the Country – Club Administrators

Experiences of Club Owners Who Have Already Opened for Business


Question and Answer Session