Tag Archives: 2017

  • HiTT Academy lead the 1st International Camp in Ioannina, Greece

    HiTT Academy lead the 1st International Camp in Ioannina, Greece

    by added on 22 September 2017

    Ioannina Training Camp 2017 6th to 11th September 2017 The camp was a result of a seed that was planted in Nov 2015 when HiTT Academy coach Katia Mifsud visited the F.R.T.T. Ioannina table tennis club and that has now grown into the start of a strong collaboration between the clubs. A total of 28 athletes participated in the club led by ...

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  • HiTTing it at Swerve TTC Training Camp 2017

    HiTTing it at Swerve TTC Training Camp 2017

    by added on 20 September 2017

    21st-25th August 2017, Swerve TTC The second HiTT Academy contingent to attend an international training camp this summer...... this time they are off to Swerve TTC in Middlesbrough  for some serious table tennis training. This is the second year that HiTT Academy Head Coach  Mario Genovese has been invited to Swerve TTC to form part of the coaching team at this ...

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  • HiTT Academy HomeTrends Promoted to First Division

    HiTT Academy HomeTrends Promoted to First Division

    by added on 19 September 2017

    Hard work pays off. After a very successful 2016/17 season, our HiTT Academy HomeTrends team got promoted to the 1st division of the Malta national league of table tennis. They managed to stay at the top of their division for the whole season, winning an amazing 13 matches out of 14 and closing the season with 40 points. Big congratulations are ...

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  • Therese Genovese registered with BTK Frej

    Therese Genovese registered with BTK Frej

    by added on 13 September 2017

    HiTT Academy player Therese Genovese has just been registered to train with Swedish Table Tennis Club BTK Frej and shall be representing the club for individual tournaments around Sweden while also training under the guidance of BTK Frej's Coach Simon Nilsson and also Marina Olsson! Therese has worked hard for this opportunity and we wish her all the best of luck for her new ...

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  • TT4You Camp – First in a series of table tennis training camps for HiTT Academy Summer 2017

    TT4You Camp – First in a series of table tennis training camps for HiTT Academy Summer 2017

    by added on 13 August 2017

    The first selection of HiTT players have just returned from the International camp at TT4You in Dordrecth, Holland (6 to 11 Aug 2017). HiTT Academy players: Isaac Grixti, Gabriel Grixti, Andrew Catania, Liam Wells, Sean Debono, Sascha Genovese, Luke Bonello and HiTT Head Coach Mario Genovese Camp Coaches: Sundeep Singh, Jochem De Hoop, Aad Kwakelstein, Erik Van Veenendaal, Stephan Tromer, Mario Genovese Sparring players: Steffen Greup, Martin Katchanov The camp ...

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  • HiTT Academy Head Coach appointed for 4 International Camps for Summer 2017

    HiTT Academy Head Coach appointed for 4 International Camps for Summer 2017

    by added on 9 July 2017

    Mario Genovese will this summer be engaging and expanding his experience as he travels to 5 countries to coach and head renowned camps in different parts of the world.   His first engagement will be in Portugal with the Junior National Team participating in the 2017 European Youth Championships.   This will be followed closely by a camp at TT4YOU alongside Jochem De ...

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  • HiTT Academy 5th Ranking Tournament 2016/17

    HiTT Academy 5th Ranking Tournament 2016/17

    by added on 3 July 2017

    HiTT 5th Ranking Tournament 2016/17 sponsored by MRGC held on 1st July 2017 A great tournament with the participation of elite players Katya Syvakova from the Polish Super League, Rafal Utilsky from Torun Poland's first league and German player Max Tschoa. A great tournament..... ahead in all classes. The winners are......ELITE 1st - RAFAL Utilsky 2nd - GABRIEL Grixti 3rd - KATYA Syvakova 4th - ISAAC Grixti 2 STAR 1st - ...

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  • HiTT Academy 4th Ranking Tournament 2016/17

    HiTT Academy 4th Ranking Tournament 2016/17

    by added on 27 May 2017

    The HiTT Academy 4th Ranking Tournament 2016/17 sponsored by Sports Experience was held in May 2017. Prior to the tournament, players Samuel Cutajar and Malcolm Debono were promoted from 1 Star up to 2 Star. Both players have shown good progress and have been leading the ranks in the 1 Star group. The following are the winners of each category. Elite held on 23rd ...

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  • Interschools Table Tennis Tournament

    Interschools Table Tennis Tournament

    by added on 19 May 2017

    The Interschools Table Tennis tournament competition is organised by the Sport Promotion Unit of SportMalta. Three of our HiTT Academy players representing their schools that form part of our Schools of Excellence programs qualified to the final stages of the competition and all three were awarded top places in their respective categories. Jeremy Cordina - St Catherine's High School 2nd in Under 13 ...

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  • Table Tennis Sport Promotion in Schools

    Table Tennis Sport Promotion in Schools

    by added on 9 May 2017

    HiTT Academy Malta coaches have been busy promoting the sport of table tennis to young talent over the past couple of days.     On Sunday 7th May, the coaching team composed of Mario Genovese, Katia Mifsud and Uriy Leymanovskiy were at the Spring Fair at The Archbishop Seminary in Rabat where they treated the general public to a series of mini exhibitions ...

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  • UK Coach Eli Baraty leads hugely successful table tennis camp at HiTT Academy Malta

    UK Coach Eli Baraty leads hugely successful table tennis camp at HiTT Academy Malta

    by added on 26 April 2017

    Four days of intensive table tennis training have come successfully to an end last Saturday. Eli Baraty, our guest coach from the UK, led the 32 players taking part in HiTT Academy's Easter camp through a very well balanced training program where all participants had the chance to work on their physical, technical and mental abilities. It was great to ...

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  • New girls table tennis program!

    New girls table tennis program!

    by added on 25 April 2017

    The HiTT Family keeps on growing This afternoon HiTT Academy have started after-school table tennis training sessions at St Dorothy's School. Thank you to the school for their support and for the warm welcome. This initiative is part of the ongoing HiTT Girls Program as well as the Schools of Excellence Program. Sessions are led by HiTT Academy Coach Katia Mifsud

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  • Under 15 & 13 – JMC17 – Amazing performances all around!

    Under 15 & 13 – JMC17 – Amazing performances all around!

    by added on 14 April 2017

    In the Under 15 & Under 13 categories of the Malta Junior National Championships, HiTT Academy players had a number of very hard fought matches in all events.  In the Under 15 boys' Singles events, HiTT Academy player Jake Abela took the Boys Singles Plate title after a very close match against HiTT's Paul Cordina.   In the Under 15 Boys Doubles, HiTT ...

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  • Under 18 – JMC17 – Our boys steal the show!

    Under 18 – JMC17 – Our boys steal the show!

    by added on 12 April 2017

    It is now the turn to speak about the Under 18 category in the Malta Junior National Championships. Once again HiTT Academy players have put on a great show winning the titles in all four boys categories as well as two runner up positions. Isaac Grixti & Gabriel Grixti Malcolm Debono & Sean Debono Malcolm Debono & Justin Demanuele

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  • Under 11 – JMC17 – Bright Future Ahead

    Under 11 – JMC17 – Bright Future Ahead

    by added on 7 April 2017

    Further reports from the Junior Malta Championships for the 2016/17 season. This time from the Under 11 category. Same as for the Under 21 category reported in our previous blog post, once again HiTT Academy players rule the show with both the Under 11 Boys Singles as well as the Under 11 Boys Doubles titles won by players Jake Darmanin & Luke ...

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  • Under 21 – JMC17 – HiTT Academy whitewash

    Under 21 – JMC17 – HiTT Academy whitewash

    by added on 5 April 2017

    This is the time for the most important event in the Junior calendar in Malta...... the Junior Malta Championships for the 2016/17 season are currently underway. We shall be updating you on the highlights of each age group together with a resume of the games as well as due recognition to the stars of the show :) Starting off with the Under ...

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  • HiTT Academy promote table tennis on women’s day!

    HiTT Academy promote table tennis on women’s day!

    by added on 10 March 2017

    On the 8th of March, on the occasion of International Women's Day, HiTT Academy have treated the girls from St Dororthy's Convent Secondary School to a table tennis exhibition and workshop. The exhibition was also animated by HiTT Academy player Rachel Mifsud who attends this school and is one of the top ranked Under 13 players in Malta. The exhibition was ...

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  • HiTT Academy Coach Mario is off to the WCPP 2017

    HiTT Academy Coach Mario is off to the WCPP 2017

    by added on 22 January 2017

    HiTT Academy Coach Mario Genovese returns to the World Championship of Ping Pong at Alexandra Palace, London for another weekend of speed, power and old-fashioned skill, January 28-29, 2017. Now into its fifth year at the iconic Alexandra Palace, London, the next World Championship of Ping Pong takes place over the weekend of January 28 and 29, 2017, and will be ...

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