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Mark Ishak newest Territorial Official

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The Table Tennis community in the Northwest Territories is abuzz with excitement as Mark Ishak takes on the role of the newest Territorial Official for the sport. Mark’s journey to this prestigious position has been marked by dedication, training, and a passion for Table Tennis that has propelled him to this significant milestone.

Mark’s official appointment comes as he participates in training sessions leading up to the 2024 Arctic Winter Games, where he will undergo testing to solidify his theoretical knowledge and gain practical experience in officiating during the competition. The opportunity to learn and grow in his role amidst the competitive atmosphere of the games is a testament to Mark’s commitment to excellence and continuous improvement.

Thorsten Gohl, Executive Director of Table Tennis North, expressed pride and enthusiasm for Mark’s appointment and the influx of new officials in the Northwest Territories. The expansion of officiating capacity opens up a world of possibilities for the Table Tennis community, with opportunities to participate in national and international events on the horizon.

In response to his new role, Mark Ishak shared his excitement and eagerness to continue honing his skills through practice and feedback received during events. The sense of camaraderie and support within the Table Tennis world has been a source of inspiration for Mark, as he navigates his new responsibilities with enthusiasm and dedication.

As the Table Tennis community looks ahead to future events, there is a sense of anticipation and optimism for the upcoming officials and the contributions they will make to the sport. The dedication and passion exhibited by individuals like Mark Ishak serve as a shining example of the potential for growth and success within the officiating realm of Table Tennis in the Northwest Territories.

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Virtual Table Tennis Officials Clinics

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We are excited to host a virtual Table Tennis Officials clinic before the highly anticipated Arctic Winter Games (March 10-16, 2024). These virtual sessions aim to educate participants about the rules of Table Tennis, teach them how to officiate at tournaments, and provide them with an opportunity to be part of future Canadian Table Tennis Championships and multi-sport events like the Arctic Winter Games and the Canada Winter Games.

We have meticulously planned six sessions to be held on Tuesdays leading up to the Arctic Winter Games. The sessions are divided into two parts: athlete sessions from 6:30 to 7:00 PM and officials sessions from 7:00 to 8:00 PM. This schedule allowed both athletes and aspiring officials to participate without any conflicts.

The dates for the sessions are as follows: https://forms.gle/L5dRpL2BJHQDVYvs9

December 12
January 9, 23
February 6, 20, 27

Athletes 6:30-7pm
Officials 7-8pm

To learn more about the clinic, interested individuals are encouraged to send an email to the organizers (info@tabletennisnorth.ca).

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Enthusiasts who are eager to enhance their knowledge and skills in Table Tennis officiating are encouraged to sign up for the sessions. The clinic promises to be an invaluable opportunity for anyone to learn from experienced officials, gain practical insights, and prepare themselves for future tournaments and prestigious events.

Officials & Coaching clinics

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Table Tennis North is getting ready for the 2018 South Slave Arctic Winter Games, what better way then facilitating a coaching and officials clinic.

March 20th 2017
This will be a NCCP Level 1 course to introduce you to Table Tennis. How to learn the basics of the Sport and teach it in your community.

March 21st 2017
The Head Official for the 2018 Arctic Winter Games will be coming to host a club umpire course. Learn the basics of Table Tennis and the role of an umpire.

Anything else to get your ready for the 2018 Arctic Winter Games? This is definitely a great start!

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