Series #1 of the Canada Butterfly Cup, three series competition was run in the Pan Am Centre, Markham, Ontario from 21st to the 23rd October.
Canada Table Tennis Website
The Canada Cup is a significant part of the National Team Selection Process. National Team Coaches attend the event and evaluate players for ‘coach selection’ spots on the National Team. Canada Cup #1 is an open competition – clubs, cities and provincial associations can enter teams. Four players per team using Olympic team competition format.
Running alongside this event was a full AGM weekend including a meeting of the Board and Member’s Council. SportLoMo CEO, Seamus Kyne presented at this AGM Weekend (pictured above).
Saturday was opened by TTCAN President David Jackson, followed by an update from John Hyland CDO and a presentation from Canada Games. The schedule also had sessions on Coach Development, breakouts and workshops.
Seamus Kyne presented to the TTCAN Board of Directors and representatives from all the Provinces & Territories on the digital solution to be delivered direct to TTCAN’s twelve member associations. This is part of the recently announced Table Tennis alliance between TTCAN and SportLoMo.
TTCAN will use the full suite of SportLoMo technology features across Online Registration, Membership and Payments, Event Management to include the tracking and management of training courses to all of its coaches and referees.
Series #2 of the Butterfly Cup
This second event of the series is scheduled for the 13-14th of this month (Oc
tober) to be run in My Table Tennis Club, Waterloo. The final entry list for Series #1 included Men’s Team, Women’s Team, Men’s Singles, Women’s Singles, Cadet Boys, Cadet Girls, Hopes Boys and Hopes Girls. But for Series #2 Hopes Girls has been cancelled due to low registration.
Pan Am Centre, Markham, Ontario.
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