Posted by Napi Boekhoudt

Certificated as ITTF-PTT Coaching Level 1

Recently the Curacao Table Tennis Federation received the good news that 5 of her members have been certificated by the International Table Tennis Federation as ITTF-PTT Coaching Level 1. These members have worked out an intense 30 hours course with an exam at the end, whereby all the requirements were completed. Besides that they had […]

Devon Meilink titled the DONIC

Last Tuesday February 23rd The Federation Table Tennis Curacao started with her first event of the year, which was the DONIC Tournament. It a traditional tournament, which has been the initiator of the federation’s year calendar over the last 3 years. DONIC Tournament is men event single, valuable for the ranking. There were 14 inscriptions, […]

FTMK Christmas bolt 2015

Last Sunday, December 20th, our federation had her last event, which was the closure of the year. It was the traditional Christmas bolt, which includes competing for prizes, having fun with eating and drinking. During this event the president Napi Boekhoudt on behalf of the board took a retrospect of 2015. He started first with […]

Henny Metry, proclaimed as the Player of the Year 2015

The Curacao Table Tennis Federation (FTMK) has proclaimed Henny Metry as her Player of the Year 2015. His nomination was based on and determined by the ranking system of the FTMK. He was the most consistent in collecting ranking points during 2015. As you may know the 2015 event calendar of FTMK has an amount […]

Devon Meilink won the Curaçao title 2015

Friday, November 22nd 2015 was the Final Day of our National Championship. Starting with the program at 18.00, whereby the Curaçao hymn was presented the categories U11, U15 and U17 started with their finals. Yazir Anthony, Jean Claude Hoek and Riordan Ilario won their matches in the respective categories with no problem. After the trophies […]

NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP 2015

During the week November 15th up to November 19th, we had our preliminary games to determine who all will be out from the 9 different categories the finalist for the big FINAL DAY on Friday 20th, 2015 This National Championship is in honor of Luthson Isenia, former local champion. Luti like his calling name is […]

Results finals in team event 2015

Table Tennis Federation had the two team finals last week, whereby on Thursday November 29th Barberia Cinto had become the champion in the category Masters beating the former champion Orkan with the score of 3-1. Peter Wong was brilliant during this match winning his 2 games and the double with Jacinto to close down the deal. […]

DUTCH CARIBBEAN TOURNAMENT IN ARUBA

During the weekend 8-10 of October 2015 Aruba has hosted the 2nd edition of the DCT, after it was initiated by Curaçao last year during the celebration of the 30th anniversary of our foundation Sala Rekreo Irene Moreno. Curaçao was present with a delegation consisting of 9 youth players and 4 seniors. Others countries present […]

MCB Tournament in Bonaire

During the weekend (September 25-27) Bonaire Table Tennis Federation has hosted the International MCB Tournament with participation of around 15 players from Aruba, Curaçao and Holland. Curaçao alone came over with 10 players: 3 women, 2 seniors and 5 masters. A total of around 30 participants played in 4 categories: senior single, master single, women […]

Franklin Mathilda honored with a tremendous tournament

Franklin Mathilda is celebrating the fact that 45 years ago he entered the international world of table tennis. It was a training camp in Holland that he and Robert Hose went to. Since then Franklin was for 45 years long internationally involved as players, trainer, coach, especially as table tennis leader of Curacao and during […]

Yazir and Riordan the best in their division

Past June 28th, we had our second youth event of 2015 whereby a total of 13 players participated. They were classified in 2 divisions:. Division A ( 11 yr or younger): Yazir Anthony, Damian Mattheeuw and Ronelly Vos; Division B (12 – 17 yr) This division was split in 2 groups of 5 players Group […]

Pel excels once more on international level

During the Latin American Championship Cadets & Junior in Aquada Puerto Rico our umpire Ulrich “Pel” Hernandez had a tremendous performance as umpire. During a lap of 10 days (19-29 of June) Pel did umpire 23 matches, among them 3 finals, which shows his excellent job during the championship. After his first international outing in […]

Tremendous Double Event won by Sigmar and Jaysron

Last Thursday June 25th, the double open tournament has taken place as one of the last event of this month. As doubles have never been that popular as the single matches, you may say that the interest for this tournament was a kind of high. 11 couples did participate, among of them 2 mix-doubles who […]

Dayanara back on stage

After an absentness of a couple of years, due to her study in Holland, Dayanara Jean Pierre was back in the Sala Irene Moreno to participate  in the FTMK cup for  female players. She competed last on Wednesday June 17th with 5 other ladies among them Cyrella Rosalia, who won the last 2 Female Tournaments this […]

Hensley Wentwoord defeated Raymond Begina in the Master 50+final

Last Thursday, June 4th we had the Master 50+ tournament. At 8.00 p.m. it started with participation of 14 players. They were scheduled in 4 groups of 4 players, whereby 2 groups were completed with a bye. Starting with the preliminary there were some very interesting confrontations, whereby all 5 sets had to be played: […]

Cyrella for the 2nd straight time the best among the women

Wednesday, May 27th the traditionally event named Lulu Salas Cup was scheduled. It is a tournament for women individual and organized to honor Lulu Salas, who had collaborated and served our federation during a long time. Besides that she was a former champion in table tennis and had played in the fifties. For the 2nd […]