USA Table Tennis

2021 Para Team Coaches

Mitchell Seidenfeld

Mitch Seidenfeld - Head Coach

  Hometown: 
Minneapolis, MN
  Email: ttminn@aol.com

  • 2021 Paralympic Games Coach
  • 2019 Para Pan Am Games Coach
  • 2018 World Championships Coach

Para Titles:

  • 2008: U.S. Paralympic Team member, Table Tennis - Paralympic Games, Beijing, China
  • 2007: Two gold medals, Class 7 Singles, Class 7 Team - Para Pan American Games, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • 2005: Gold medal, Class 10 Team; Silver medal, Open Standing; Bronze medal, Class 10 Singles - Para Pan American Table Tennis Championships, Mar Del Plata, Argentina
  • 2003: U.S. Olympic Committee's Table Tennis Developmental Coach of the Year
  • 1996: Silver medal, Class 8 Singles; Bronze medal, Class 6-8 Team - Paralympic Games, Atlanta, Ga.
  • 1992: Gold medal, Class 8 Singles; Bronze medal, Class 10 Team - Paralympic Games, Barcelona, Spain
  • 1990: Gold medal, Class 8 Singles; Bronze medal, Open Standing - World Championships, Assen, The Netherlands
  • Five-time Minnesota State Champion (1992, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003)
 

Angie Bengtsson

Angie Bengtsson - Coach


  Hometown: 
San Diego, CA
  Email: stellangie@hotmail.com

  • 2016 Paralympic Games Coach
  • 2015 Para Pan Am Games Coach
 

Keith Evans


   Keith Evans - Coach

   Birthplace:  Kingston, Jamaica
   Hometown:  Kingston
   Current Residence:  Birmingham, Alabama
   Email: keith9001@yahoo.com

   Coaching Career:

   • 1996 Olympic Coach for team Jamaica
   • 2004-2017 Collegiate Team Coach (12 National Team Championship Titles)
   • 2007-2015 US National Cadet Team Coach
   • Since 2011 US Para Team Coach

 

Para Coach - Vlad Farcas

  Vlad Farcas - Coach

  Birthplace: Romania
  Current Hometown: San Antonio, TX
              
  Coaching Profile:

  - ITTF-PTT Level 1 Certified Coach
  - Assistant coach and sparring partner for Romania Paralympians
  - Head Coach and President at San Antonio Table Tennis Club - Sep 2018 - Present