Entries by Napi Boekhoudt

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 […]

Henny won the final of Master 40+

On Thursday May 21st , the Master 40+ was scheduled and 13 players did register, included Erik van Veenendaal, the number one player of Bonaire. Due to the amount of players it was opted to play in 3 groups headed by the 3 best payers: Henny Metry, Erik van Veenendaal and Ronaldi Vos. In the […]

First youth tournament of 2015

Sunday May 24th the federation had her first youth tournament of this year. It had an attendance of slightly over the 10 players. It started with 2 groups, whereby the young ones in the ages of 7-9 years were grouped separately from the older ones. The group of the young ones Yazir Anthony came out […]

Rouchel Hernandez, the best B-classed player

The celebration of Sentro di Bario Sta Maria continued on Thursday May 14th with the second ranked group players in action, the so called B-classed players. It was great to see that in this class as well good table tennis can be played. 13 players did show up and participated in 3 groups. There were […]

Jaysron Mathilda the champion among the top ranked players

Last Tuesday May 12th, it was the night of the truth. On initiative of Sentro di Bario Sta Maria within the celebration of her 55th anniversary an event was presented whereby the top gunners among the table tennis players on Curacao had to demonstrate who will be the best. A lot of speculation was hanging […]

Sigmar in big fashion in Oscar Salas Tournament

In tremendous fashion Oscar Salas Tournament took place last Tuesday May 5th in Sala Irene Moreno in Muizenberg. It was the 5th event, valid for the ranking 2015. 15 players did participate with the presence of almost all the contenders for the nomination at the end of the year of Player of 2015. A special […]

Jaysron the winner of Barberia Cinto

Last Thursday April 23rd, Barberia Cinto tournament had experienced its peak after the preliminary matches, which were played on the Tuesday before. With a participation of 14 players 8 of them went through to the elimination final rounds. There were some excited games played, whereby the fierce battle between Sigmar Carmelia and Raymond Begina in […]

Sharlon the B-Champion

Curacao Table Tennis Federation has continued with her program 2015 with the B-class event April 8th. A tournament, which was especially meant for those, who practice this nice sport as diversion. They almost have no chance competing with the “big ones””, so this was their opportunity. Then show up was reasonable and 12 players did […]

Ingrid’s participation at a referee seminar in Argentina

Report Referees seminar A group of 15 international and national referees of Table Tennis attended a Referees seminar in Buenos Aires, Argentina from 11th to the 13th of March 2015. The Seminar was directed by Werner Thury, the Chair of the ITTF Referees group. He had two other persons who assisted him during the presentation […]

Cyrella Rosalia outclassed her opponents

March 18th, 2015 is was the opportunity for the females in training by Mr. Franklin Mac Cleod to test their progress during this Ladies Night Competition. With a participation of 6 females in the category of Masters the competition started at 8.00 pm, wherby Cyrellla Rosalia was clearly the stongest player, winning of all her […]

Jaysron Mathilda Winner of Harry Walters Cup

Date: March 31st 2015 With a participation of 20 players in this prestigious Harry Walters Cup 47 games have been played on one night, which should be a record for the last decade if not ever in our 60 year of existence. Harry Walters R.I.P. was for almost a decade (1961 – 1970) president of […]

Sigmar Carmelia won the Parts for You trophy in big fashion.

The tournament was dedicated to Pacheco Ursula, who has meant a lot for the federation and a lot of players for many many years. Pacheco had coached a lot of good players and they all still remember him as their great mentor. The tournament had a big participance of almost 20 players. They were placed […]

Ronaldi Vos the Winner of the 1st Veteran Tournament 2015

Ronaldi Vos wins the 1st Veteran Tournament 2015 With a participation of 20 veteran players (older than 40) the Federation of Table Tennis Curacao had his 2nd event of 2015. Like the case the last years the Veteran Tournaments are well visited and excited. Players like Erwin Sophia over the 70 are still giving their […]

National Championship 2014

During the period of November 16th until the 21st Curacao Table Tennis Federation has organized her championship to dispute the national titles in the different categories.

New umpires for FTMK and new opportunities in 2014

Fundashon Tènis di Mesa Kòrsou (FTMK) is aware of the importance of restoring the Curaçao’s umpire team to its former international level. In June 2014, an ITTF official Moncho Ramon Ortega travelled to Curacao to give an umpire and referee course.