Here is a results highlight from team managers Steve Hirst & Gabrielle Telfer.
On that men’s doubles win (Thom Nguyen & Hayden Tapp) you should check out this article by Thom on the Belmont Table Tennis Club site.
Sabine Westenra won the Over 30’s Women’s Singles!
Lindsay Ward was runner-up in the Over 30 Mens Singles (Depak Patel won bronze as losing semi-finalist).
Sabine Westenra and Heath Murdoch won the Over 30’s Mixed Doubles.
Runners up were Stephen Hirst and Heath Murdoch in the Over 30’s Men’s Doubles.
Under 21 Men’s Singles Thom Nguyen was runner up to Phillip Xiao.
C Grade Men’s Doubles runners up, Jeffrey Chin and Delano Lam.
Under 21 Mixed Doubles, Thom Nguyen and Jennifer Tseng (Auckland) were runners up.
B Grade women’s Doubles runners up, Lisa Yue and Natalie Paterson (Manawatu).
Wellington Women Catherine Zhou, Sabina Westenra and Lisa Yue came 2nd.
Wellington Men’s Team 2 of Bryan and Phillip McConnochie, Depak Patel and Paul Solt came 2nd in
the Men’s B Grade.
Sabine Westenra was awarded the Veteran of the Year by TTNZ
There is also some great pics of Wellington players on Matt Hetherington’s Blog which can be found
The Barna Cup for Sportsmanship, etiquette and general behaviour was awarded to Team 3 Robbie
Chung, Kai Xu, Jeffrey Chin and Delano Lam which was judged by an independent panel of students.
The Womens Team narrowly missed out by half a point in the women’s equivalent.
More general results are found on the TTNZ site (click under Events).
See here for a nice slideshow from the Nationals!