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Election Results

All candidates for the 2018 ATTA Elections ran un-opposed.  Thank you to Phil Lahman for serving and contributing to ATTA as Vice President for the past 6 years.  If you see him around, give him a holler!  And Congratulations to our new Vice President and our incumbent Treasurer and Director at Large!

Vice President: Simon Hjorth
    To read Simon's bio click here

Treasurer: Rony Joy

Director at Large: Lee Abraham
    To see Rony and Lee's bios click here


Austin Table Tennis Expanding Saturday Hours
Starting May 1st, 2018, ATTA will be adding 3 hours of operation on Saturdays. Instead of closing at 7pm we will now be closing at 10pm.
Our new Saturday hours are 1PM-10PM!

2018 ATTA Spring Classic Round Robin Results
Ninety-one participants from Austin, Dallas, Houston, and San Antonio took part in one of the largest tournaments ATTA has hosted.  Thirteen of the twenty trophy winners were from ATTA, including Coach Shahin who took the Division A prize of $325.

Division A:                                            Divison B:
1) Shahin Akhlaghpasand ($325)       1) Simon Hjorth ($150)
2) Michael Tran ($275)                         2) Andrew Cao ($125)
3) Grayden Cook ($227)                      3) Tom Fleshman ($100)
4) Jim Butler ($175)                             4) Joey Tsai ($75)

Division C:                                            Division D:
1) Honghe Zhao                                    1) Olu Ekunwe
2) Lee Abraham                                    2) Rafael Almazan
3) Sungsup Lee                                    3) Michael Guo

Division E:                                             Division F:
1) Brighton Herron                                1) Robin Sambuis
2) Austin Gao                                         2) Richard House
3) Brian Doherty                                    3) Ihsan Simms

2018 HITTA Summer Open Results
Fourteen ATTA members made their way to Katy, Texas to participate in the May 19th tournament.  The tournament consisted of a preliminary round robin, with a division round robin in the afternoon.  Many ATTA members had good performances and it was good to see the camaraderie and support that members gave to each other.

If you are interested in traveling and competing in a tournament, speak to the front desk and they can give you more information about where tournaments are, who from the club is going, and carpool options.

Division A:
1. Li Kewei
2. Jimmy Butler
3/4: Michael Tran, Shuang Yu

Division B:
1. Alex Segesta
2. Linda Shu

Division C:
1. Byron Fuentes
2. Siddath Subramaniyam

Division D:
1. Qiang Cao
2. Jonathan Malespin

Division E:
1. Hong Chhun
2. Chris Yi

ATTA Juniors invited to participate in Team USA Mini-Cadet Training Camp

Last April, Jörg Bitzigeio, High Performance Director of USATT, visited ATTA to observe our junior program.  Coach Jörg commended the efforts of ATTA and the Coaching staff with the work being done to bring table tennis to the youth of the Austin area and was impressed with our facilities and our juniors.

After his visit Coach Jörg sent an invitation to Rafa Almazan, Brighton Herron, and Neo Wang ito participate in the Minicadets and Hopes Training Camp in New Jersey July 22-29th. 

Congratulations- We're proud of the hard work the kids, parents, and coaches have put in and are excited for your trip to New Jersey!

2018 ATTA Summer Camp

Summer is here!  The 2018 ATTA Summer camp will be running from June 4th to August 3rd.  If you are interested in signing your child up, please contact the front desk in person or at 512-491-7664.

More information on camp dates, times, contact info and fees can be found HERE

Amazing Hand Switch Point at the 2018 China Open!
Interested in going to a USATT Sanctioned tournament? 
Talk to our friendly staff at the front desk for entry forms, carpooling groups, and to find out who's planning to compete.  Join in on the fun!
Want information on coaching, league nights, or equipment?  Want to host a party or work function at Austin Table Tennis?  Interested in getting some lessons?

Contact us at 512-491-7664, or shoot an email to and we'll be happy to help you out!

Upcoming Events

June 2-3: DFWTT Summer Open Dallas, TX **

June 16: Jim Wang Memorial Tournament Tyler, TX *

July 21st: Austin Summer Classic Round Robin Austin, TX ***


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