Posted by Napi Boekhoudt

Hairburst “the team to beat”

This year the team competion was played over several months, starting from mid-August to end up with its finals in this week 6 and 8 of November 2018. In the A-class there were 6 teams: Hairburst, E&D, Freshman 1, Freshman 2, DONIC and Barberia Cinto. In the category Master there were 7 teams: DONIC, Watch […]

Raymond the best among the oldies

Thursday June 7th, the one before last event of the first half of 2018 took place, namely the VETS 40+ for the FTMK Cup. There were 12 participants, whereby more than half were players above the age of 65. Some of the players in the forties, ranked among the best 10 of Curaçao, did not […]

Dimitri won the FTMK Cup with over power

Last on June 19th FTMK had closed the first part of 2019 with his FTMK Cup for men single. Dimitri Leon won his 4th  tournament of 2019 by defeating Sigmar Carmelia 3-0 and he is thus in full command of the ranking. He is leading this ladder system with 108 points, which is 30 points ahead […]

Ulrich Hernandez has his IU Badge

Recently the Curaçao Table Tennis Federation received the joyful news that Mr. Ulrich Hernandez has passed successfully his IU Exam in Oslo Norway. Hernandez is only the 2nd IU of the Caribbean and the 14th among all Latin America. Curaçao is back on track as Curacao had several IU’s in the past, whereby Curaçao’s umpires […]

Dimitri won the Harry Walters Cup 2018

Harry Walters was the 3rd president of our Federation during her more than 60 year existance. He was president during the period 1961-1971. A very difficult period for Curacao but social as economical wise, with among other things the closure of the Shell refinary, paired with a great immigration to Holland. To give the table […]

Dimitri second year in a row winner of Oscar Salas Tournament

As the Curacao Table Tennis Federation continues with its activities, last Tuesday Oscar Salas Tournament was scheduled. With 19 inscriptions, this yearly presented event by the family Salas started at 20.00 in our sport arena Sala Rekreo Irene Moreno. There were among the 27 matches in the preliminary round some very interesting and tight games. […]

VETS 50+ honored to Tony and won by Begina

Thursday, March 22nd Curacao Table Tennis Federation had her first Master Tournament VETS 50+ of the 2018. This tournament was honored to Anthony “Tony” Wijshijer as our member for years. Tony played table tennis more than 50 years and played during his studying period in Holland and Belgium at a high level. Tony never won […]

Devon bursts loose by winning Hairburst Tournament

Last Tuesday March 16th the Curacao Table Tennis Federation has her second tournament named Hairburst. A tournament meant for the category Men Single Open. As the ranking was in play the interest was very high. There were 19 participants and the tournament was set up with 3 elimination games based on the knock-out system and […]

Dimitri starts 2018 victoriously

Tuesday February 6th, The Curacao Table Tennis Federation started with the first event on her calendar 2018. As it has been a tradition the last 5 years, the DONIC championship opens the year in the category Senior Single Open, valid for the ranking as well. The amount of participants was 22 and could not be […]

Michael Dalnoot MVP despite losing his national title

Michael Dalnoot was proclaimed the MVP as he edged the ranking by one point over Dimitri Leon. As the federation tried to promote the ranking system as much is possible and giving it a true added value the MVP award is given to that player who ends up by the end of the year as […]

The final results of the National Championship 2017

This year there were missing two categories, namely the Youth and Female Double. The results of the 5 categories were as follows: Single Female: Christine Dania vs Mary-Ann Mac Leod 3-2 Double Mix: Ronaldi Vos/Ronelly Vos vs Giancarlo da Costa /Astrid Jansen 3-0 Double Men: Devon Meilink/Henny Metry vs Dimitri Leon/Ronaldi Vos 3-1 Sinle Master […]

Christine Dania won her second national title in a row

Christine Dania and Mary-Ann Mac Leod were this year again the 2 finalist after playing a Round Robbin in a group of 6 female players. The final of this female category was a very interesting one as Mary-Ann Mac Leod went in a best of 5 match with 2 sets ahead. But Christine Dania came […]

Another title for Barberia Cinto in Master Team Competion 2017

After playing a Round Robbin system, starting with 7 teams in August this event ends up with 4 teams fighting to get into the final. The 4 teams were Barberia Cinto, MF Medical, Watch Out and Robby’s Lotteries. Barberia Cinto took care of Robby’s Lotteries easy with the score of 3-0, while MF Medical and […]

Tremendous competition VETS 40+ won by Hans van Noije

Among the players 40 years of age or older the competition was really hot during the event VETS 40+ last Thursday July 6th. The 10 players who participated were split in 2 groups of 5 each. The played the system round robin, whereby the first 2 of each groups will proceed to the next round. […]

Double event FTMK won by the couple Dimitri & Giancarlo

Thursday July 29th, FTMK men double was scheduled and there were 5 teams who did show up. After playing a round robin the two teams finished as first and number two will be automatically the winner and the runner up. There were some good matching and Dimitri Leon and Giancarlo da Costa won the event […]