Name: Ian Seidenfeld
Sport: Table Tennis
DOB: 7/17/2001
Birthplace: Lakeville
Hometown: Lakeville, Minn.
Other Career Highlights
  • 2013: Class and Disability: Class 6
  • 2013: Psuedoachondroplasia dwarfism
  • 2013: How did you get involved in table tennis?
  • 2013: My father organizes a junior coaching program and I began to go with him when I was about five or six years old.
  • 2013: What are your goals in Para table tennis?  I want to compete in the Paralympics and win a medal.
  • 2013: What is your favorite Para tournament and why?  The Mike Dempsey Memorial Table Tennis Tournament because it is my first and only disabled tournament.
  • 2013: What is your training schedule?  I play two to three times each week.
  • 2013: Who is your coach?  Mitchell Seidenfeld
  • 2013: Do you play any other sports?  Baseball
  • 2013: What tips would you give to other Para hopefuls?  Don't forget your paddle when going to a tournament.
  • 2013: What parts of your  game are you working on?  FH and BH loop, drop shot and flip, getting more spin and using angles to my advantage.
  • 2013: Share your thoughts on your experience at the Mike Dempsey Memorial Tournament? It couldn't have been better.
  • 2013: Best tournament results so far?  For Para table tennis, losing every match.