LAKELAND SETS RECORD WITH HUGE ATTENDANCE AT FEB. TOURNAMENT!
Brad Woodington, Tournament Director for Lakeland Table Tennis Association, was pleased to announce that the all-time tournament participation record was set at the recent February tournament in Lakeland, Florida. A total of 141 entrants was recorded for the fabulous two-day event. Sanctioned events were held for the USSTTA (United States Sandpaper Table Tennis Association), SBBTA (Super Big Ball Table Tennis Association), and the USATT. Twenty-four tables were needed to complete the large two-day tournament, which saw players arrive from seven states and from two foreign countries.
Woodington emphasized that Lakeland now has seven high quality sanctioned Table Tennis tournaments held each year and more and more players are taking advantage of this growing sport in Florida. The tournament was LIVE STREAMED on YouTube with many observers online around the world. In addition, a real-time monitor is available at the tournament site that updates all the current matches and scores as they are reported. Players can check the monitor all during the tournament to see what place they are in and what their tournament record is at that exact moment.
You can view the actual results of the February 20, 2016 tournament at the following link: