Very much the sport city, located in the very south of the country, Melbourne was the home for a recent Australian Hopes initiative; proceedings commenced on Tuesday 10th January and concluded on Sunday 15th January.
“It’s your lucky day,” a nurse told Ray Nichol after the 70-year-old collapsed at a sports stadium. It might not seem particularly fortunate for your heart to suddenly stop beating.
China Icons filmed inside one of the country's premier sports schools to find out why the nation's ping pong players are head and shoulders above the rest of the competition.
The final issue of the Table Tennis Queensland newsletter 'Over the Net' for the year is now available.
Matthew Pettett capped off a great year in which he achieved plenty of successes when he was awarded the Player of the Year perpetual trophy at the Rockhampton Table Tennis Association's annual presentation of trophies function last week.
I would love to raise the issue of play with the current batch of plastic ITTF balls. Is it my imagination or is there so much variation on bounce and size of the current crop of seamed and seamless ITTF approved plastic balls?
There is an old Nigerian proverb which says “it takes a village to raise a child”, meaning that both the core and extended families and friends bear the responsibilities and delight of raising children. The sum of which are kids whom are well adjusted, considerate and productive.