First Table Tennis Seminar in Warsaw, Poland
Fifteen participants from 12 countries -- Austria, Belgium, Great Britain, Hungary, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Poland, Russia, Switzerland and Ukraine -- took part in the first-ever Special Olympics Regional Table Tennis Seminar in Warsaw, Poland on 15-17 March 2013. The Seminar was held at the Mercure Grand Hotel with the practical part taking place in the neighboring school`s gymnastic hall. All participants attended regular training sessions in the morning and coached Special Olympics Poland athletes in the afternoon. A big part of the Seminar agenda focused on Unified Sports and Unified Table Tennis information connected with the 2014 European Games with a Unified Table Tennis component.
We appreciate Ela Madejska, SOEE Table Tennis advisor for conducting this Seminar as well as Special Olympics Poland.
Senior Manager, Media and Public Awareness, Special Olympics Europe Eurasia