Successes WC Table Tennis 08/05/2011 - 15/05/2011 01/01/1970
The World Championships Table Tennis commenced on Sunday 8 of june 2011.
There were five levels of play:
- - Men's singles
- - Women's singles
- - Men's doubles
- - Women's doubles
- - Mixed doubles
A week long Ahoy Rotterdam was the center of the world table tennis field. Besides top table tennis, there was an extensive side program. In co-operation with the Dutch Tabletennis federation, Rotterdam Topsport, Rotterdam Sportsupport and many other organizations organized daily activities for many different audiences. Such as: tournaments for disabled people, a company tournament, tournaments for children under 9 and under 12 and tournaments for chinese inhabitants of the Netherlands.
There were various conferences organized, besides active Table Tennis and there was a large-scale promo village.
Facts & figures
Number of visitors: 35.000
Impact on the participating associations
(Period 2009 until 2011):
The vatality rating for the table tennis association in 2009 was 4,02 (on a scale of 1 to 6). In 2011 this rate increased to 4,13. an increase of 0,11 where the average vitality of the Rotterdam associations remained unchanged.
At the start of the project, the six participating teams had a total of 677 members. In mid 2011, the number of members increased with 25% to 849 members. The increase is mainly due to an increase in the number of youth members.