2019 ITTF Parkinson’s World Table Tennis Championship
October 11th – 13th
For people with Parkinson’s
— and their families and friends —
who share a love of table tennis.
Friday, October 11th
8:00am – 5:00pm
For those who arrive early, neurological evaluations will take place throughout the day at the club. For those arriving Friday evening and Saturday morning, neurological evaluations will be done concurrently with the doubles tournament on Saturday. Neurologists will evaluate players according to the UPDRS Part 3 Motor Examination.
Welcome at the club for arriving players. Sign-in. Warm-up. Wine, Cheese and Snacks provided.
Saturday, October 12th
Warm-up continues. Sign-in for those just arriving.
11:00am – 4:00pm
Doubles tournament. Come with a doubles partner or find one at the event. Play will start in Round Robin groups. A match consists of the best of three games to 11 points.
Lunch will be provided at 12:30. Snacks will be available all day.
4:30pm – 5:30pm
Playoffs for the teams that accumulated the best records in Round Robin play.
Dinner (on one’s own – a number of restaurants are within walking distance) and Free time.
For those who were not given a neurological evaluation on Friday, neurologists will evaluate players according to the UPDRS Part 3 Motor Examination.
Professional evaluation of players’ table tennis skills and assigning of ratings will take place throughout the day.
Sunday, October 13th
8:30am – 10:00am
11:00am – 4:30pm
Parkinson’s Table Tennis Championship. Players will compete in one of the three categories to which they were assigned on Saturday — Light, Moderate or Advanced. Players will begin in Round Robin groups, followed by single-elimination playoffs. A match consists of the best of three games to 11 points. Lunch will be provided at 12:30. Snacks and drinks will be available all day.
5:30pm – 7:30 pm
Awards dinner and going-away party at the Pleasantville Country Club. A cash bar will be available.
Dinner will be served at 6:00pm.
Monday, October 13th
The club will be open all day for any Parkinson’s players who would like to stay longer.
ITTF Parkinson’s World Table Tennis Championship Site
For Important Documents including the Prospectus, UPDS Clasification File, and the Entry Form
We have a group rate at the following nearby hotels: