Serving Girls and Boys in Urban Communities

2014 Schedule and Events


American Youth Table Tennis (AYTTO) plans to offer a line-up of exciting table tennis tournaments for it's after school participants and for the table tennis community.  Please

click here for our programs initiatives  or scroll below for a listing of our tournaments and Academies the fall , winter and spring seasons. 

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Summer Camps

Sports & Arts - AYTTO Summer Table Tennis Clinic: Monday -Thursday July 1st - 31st. Cost: Free 9AM to Noon.

Registration is now closed.   You may click here  Add your Child to a Wait List.  Should there be a cancellation or a spot that opens up in Week 2, Week 3 or Week 4, we will notify you.   We encourage you to register and will do everything we can to enroll your child in the Summer Camp.    

We also recommend and endorse the following summer camps"

CCCF - AYTTO Summer Camp: August 8-23 at CCCF time 1pm to 5 pm (except Sunday's). Cost: Daily $40 weekly(6 days) $200, Entire Camp $360.  Website  Invaluable instruction. Organized by ITTF Certified Coach and Trainer, Mr. Sydney Christophe. Even if you can just make one day. It will be worth it.

Westchester Table Tennis Center: July 7th - 13th, July 14-18, August 11-15. Time 10AM to 3PM. $200 per week or $45 per day.  Website.   A great facility and location. World class coaching and instruction. An awesome experience.

ITTF Coaching Seminar:

Ever wanted to be a table tennis coach?   Get officially certified at the ITTF Coaching Seminar in Flushing Queens - August 5th - 11th.  7 days of expert, informative instruction by ITTF Certified Coach and Course Conductor. 

Click Here to Register.   Click Here for PDF Form.   Read below for more information.   And contact us for questions.  

Spring Schedule

AYTTO partners with local schools and after school organizations to run after school table tennis in selective New York City and Boston area schools.   We continue to update and expand our schedule.  When available, we will list it for you on this page.  We also post on our Facebook and Twitter Pages.

If you are interested in organizing an after school program, please do not hesitate to contact us at

New York City High School League:
AYTTO is partnering with the New York City Department of Education to run a varsity high school table tennis league.   Click here and stay tuned for more information: 
Youth Tournaments:

Seasonal Mash-Up Tournaments held in partnership with Chinese Community Center of Flushing.

Next Tournament - Sunday May 25st.  Click here for more information.

Middle School League:

Middle School Table Tennis League - AYTTO is proud to partner with the New York City Department of Education on a middle school league.   The purpose of the league is to introduce middle school youth to the Olympic Sport of Table Tennis in a skills based program that incorporates friendly team competitions between schools, culminating in a school championship team tournament.  Season Winter (Jan 6th to March 15th).

For those of you who missed out in participating this year, we are very much interested in expanding to more schools.  If you are a New York City parent, a school principal or an after-school teacher, who is interested in finding out more  click here to review the opportunity.  You may be able to receive free equipment and coaching support.  To register please complete an an 8 question survey.  

After School Programs:

List of After School Programs:

Private In School Programs - For School Students Only:

Public School 126, Manhattan - Thursday's
Lower Manhattan Community School, Manhattan - Thursday's
Public School 184, Manhattan - Monday, Wednesday's
PS 141, Bronx - Thursday's
PS 125, Queens, Monday - Friday.
East-West School For International Studies, Queens Wed, Thursday.

Public Programs For AYTTO-CCCF and Outside Students:

Chinese Community Center of Flushing, Queens, Saturday (Advanced TT Academy)
Chinese Community Center of Flushing, Queens, Saturday (Grassroots TT Acadamy)
Public School 126, Manhattan, Sunday Academy

Interested in Registering Your Program with AYTTO, visit our "Join Us" page.

Saturday Table Tennis:

We have partnered with Chinese Community Center of Flushing to run Saturday Table Tennis. All  AYTTO and outside students welcome.   Please contact Chinese Community Center of Flushing for Additional Information or email us at

Sunday Table Tennis Academy:

AYTTO's Flagship Program Our Sunday Academy will continue this Spring 2014.   

The purpose of the Sunday Academy is to give students and adults interested in learning more table tennis skills and opportunity to received advanced instruction in a fun, but disciplined environment that engages everyone. Several times a year Weekend academy students are encouraged to play in local and national level tournaments.

We encouraged outside adult and parent participation as well! It is a fun day. Try us out come and play, network, socialize and learn something new!

Location: PS 126M. 80 Catherine Street, New York, NY 10038.

Parent Letter and Waiver form: Please click here for parent letter and waiver form. The waiver form is needed for all participants.  Open registration.   Please bring form to Academy and hand to one of our coaches.   

Contact us: Please contact us via email or phone for more information.

Expert coaches, 10 table tennis tables. For All Skill Levels - Expert to Beginner

Activities include:
• World Class Table Tennis Instruction (footwork, tactics, service, loop, and more!)
• Match play and Physical Work Outs
• Fun Games
• Opportunity to Socialize and Meet Others
• Drills to Develop Coordination and Agility

Please Like or Sign Up for Our Facebook and/or Twitter Page(s) for Updates and Changes in Schedule.

Sunday Table Tennis Club:

In conjunction with our Sunday Table Tennis Academy, adults may play and practice.   Cost $5 per per adult per session.   Please fill out registrations forms.   Private coaching for adults is also available.  Cost $35 per hour. Inquire on site or by clicking here

Please Like or Sign Up for Our Facebook and/or Twitter Page(s) for Updates and Changes in Schedule.  

Summer Schedule

Stay tuned for announcements regarding our summer camps and summer camp partnerships. 

Past Events

Middle School League - March 9th 2014

The New York City Middle School Team Championships was held at PS 126 on March 9th.  126 Students, 16 teams.  A fun day for all.  Congratulations to all participating schools, students, parents, volunteers and coaches. 

Results:   Open Division:  Shuang Wen Academy (PS 184) 1st,  Anderson School 2nd, Ryan MS and PS 125Q 3rd-4th .  Girls Division:  125Q 1st, 184M 2nd.   Junior Varsity:  125Q 1st  Ryan 2nd. 

Mash Up Youth Tournaments:

Congratulations for a outstanding turn out at our December Mash Up # 1 and Mash Up # 2 tournaments - held at PS 126 and CCCF respectively.   The level of play continues to improve!   Visit us on Facebook for photos.

Table Tennis Clinics:

16 students participated in the 2014 Winter break clinic held in partnership with CCCF and AYTTO in flushing Queens.   Students learned, service, service return, loop, footwork, third-ball, fifth ball game play tactics and much more!.

Summer Camp 2013:

Congratulations for a terrific summer at Alfred E Smith, Public School 126 and Shuang Wen Academy.   Over 300 students advanced their skills or learned table tennis for the first time.  

Train the Coaches Seminar ITTF-PTT Level 1

Congratulations to a terrific program. August 5th to 11th 2013:    We now have an additional 10 coaches with knowledge base and acumen to teach table tennis 10 youth.   Thank you to The Chinese Community Center Table Tennis Club of Flushing, New York (CCCF) for hosting the event.

NYC Mayors Cup For Table Tennis 2013

April 20th:  Venue  CCCF in Flushing Queens.  Congratulations to all participants at the 2013 NYC Mayor's Cup for Table Tennis.  Pictures, Results and Video can be found by visiting NYC Mayors Cup tournament pageClick here for results

New York City High School Championships

April 21st, 2012:  Venue Public School 126 located on 8 Catherine St.   Congratulations to Cardozo High School.  2013 New York City High School Champion.  Finalist:  Brooklyn Tech.

Here is a link to photo's from the May 2012 Team Championships.  

The Robert H Rosen Lifelong Table Tennis Award

The Robert H Rosen Lifelong Table Tennis Award will be granted to three sixth grade students at the end of the school year.  The successful applicants will be students in our programs who exhibit love for the sport of table tennis and who have also demonstrated commitment, enthusiasm and skill.

The purpose of the award is to recognize three of our many students who are developing a love for table tennis and to present them with an annual recognition award. The awards are also designed to help students begin the process of choosing the right high school by providing needed counseling at a critical time. The awards will also provide a needed boost to develop life-long table tennis skills. These awards were established in honor of the late Mr. Robert Rosen who demonstrated these same skills and converted them into a life-long passion.

Who: Sixth Grade Class Entering Seventh grade.
When: Application Deadline June 15th
Award Announcement: August 2012.

For more information click below!

Award Outline

Letter and Application



Middle School Boy's Finals
@ NYC Mayor's Cup Table Tennis Championships 4/28


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    Past Events 2012 and Prior


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    AYTTO Winter Camp- Table Tennis

    AYTTO held a 3 day winter camp at PS 126 in lower Manhattan.  24 students learned new skills and concepts - forehand loop, footwork, service return and much much more.    Expert instruction from world class coaches!

    New York City School Teacher Training - Table Tennis

    AYTTO in partnership with the New York City Department of Education hosted a teacher training workshop on November 8th Election Day from 8:30 to 1:30.   Over 40 teachers participated.  For those of you who are running or plan to run table tennis activities in your building or venue, we strongly encourage you to attend.  Please contact us if you are interested in a teacher training for your school or after school program.

    2011 Summer Programs and Tournaments

    AYTTO in partnership with SASF and public school 126 in Lower Manhattan provided an engaging 3 week summer clinic for over 25 motivated students.  The program provided participants with a detailed instruction in a fun but challenging environment.

    At the end of the summer, AYTTO, sponsored 4 participants to play in the New York Open (a four star nationally sanctioned event).

    ITTF Coaching Seminar

    American Youth Table Tennis (AYTTO) lead coach, Mr. Sydney Christophe, offered an International Table Tennis Coaching Certification Program this June 18th, 19, 25 and 26 from 11am to 6PM each day at Brownsville Recreation Center, 1555 Linden Boulevard, Brooklyn, NY 11212.

    Fifteen Participants Increases their coaching knowledge and became an ITTF Level 1 Certified Coach. This Certification is recognized by AYTTO, USA Table Tennis, and every table tennis country association in the world. The information learned in this program was extremely valuable for all participants. 

    May 22nd:  AYTTO New York City High School Championships:  -

    A total of eight schools participated in the AYTTO High School Team Championship Tournament held this Sunday May 22nd at PS 126 in Manhattan. Participating schools included Brooklyn Tech , Benjamin N Cardozo, Stuyvesant, Millennium, Midwood, Ramaz, School of the Future, and High School for Dual Language and Asian Studies.

    The purpose of this co-ed tournament was to give high school students an opportunity to form teams and compete against one another. This tournament was organized by the participating high school student themselves with AYTTO as facilitating and coordinating entity. Over 5o students competed, including some top New York State talent and future Olympic team hopefuls. The presence of these players raised the intensity of play and created future rivalries.

    Results: Brooklyn Tech High School "A" team; consisting of Jonah Awad, New York State # 10 in the under 18 category, Jacky Zheng, David Xiong and Andy Mai, finished first. Benjamin N. Cardozo's High School finished a close second. The Cardozo team consisted of Phillip Woo, New York State #14, Andy Liu and Andrew Jeung. The final's match produced some outstanding hard fought points with the Cardozo team falling 3-0. Each of the 3 Brooklyn Tech wins were in doubt as the Cardozo’s pushed each match to the 5th and tie-breaking game

    In the semi-final Brooklyn Tech overcome their own 'B' team of Justin A,Ivan Lin ,San Koko and Keith Tan 3-2. Meanwhile, Cardozo ousted the No.2 seed in the tournament Stuyvesant 3-1. Mayor's Cup High school Girls Singles winner Anna Ho, who is ranked number 5 in New York State.

    Congratulations to all participants! We hope to see you at our upcoming events!

    May 8th:  NYC Mayor's Cup Table Tennis Championships: 
    – Alfred E Smith Recreation Center: NYC & Company, in partnership with American Youth Table Tennis ran its most successful mayor’s cup ever. One hundred and one entrants, expert play, free tee shirts, great conditions all lead to a fun and competitive event.
    This was our fifth year organizing and running this competition. Each and every year the level of play rises. For results and an outstanding article on the event, please click here to view an article written by Youth 1 on the event. 

    Table Tennis is a great city sport. It requires little space, is captivating and physically and mentally challenging. We are pleased that the City of New York includes table tennis as part of the  Mayor’s Cup Series

    We look forward to running this event every year or the benefit of New York City and Metropolitan Area school children.

    March 5th - Middle School League Championships
    : One Hundred and Six students competed in the second annual Middle School League Championship Tournament.  Thirteen schools played.  After four hours of frenzied mach play, PS 126 defeated last year's winner Nest + M.   Please click here for a detailed tournament report. 

    2011 Middle School Championships - New York City

    December 2010 - Middle and High School School Challenge:  Twenty seven students participated in the Fat Cat School Challenge Tournament on Saturday December 18th.     Students from IS 126, 172, 152, Tompkins, Millennium, Bard HS, Fordham Leadership Academy, Lower Manhattan Community Prep attended.  As in November, the Middle School finals featured an all PS 126 finals with Glen Price  again out-dueling  Chen Qixin in a four game match.  In the High School Finals, Faust Nunez, Beacon High School defeated a determined Thomas Schubert of Bard HS.

    November 2010 - Middle School Challenge:  Twenty one students participated in the Fat Cat School Challenge tournament on Saturday November 13th.  Students from IS 126, Tompkins Square Middle School, and Lab School participated in a giant round robin.  In the finals, Glen Price defeated Chen Qixin in a hard fought and exciting finals. 

    Train The Trainer Certification:  On November 2nd AYTTO provided a detailed train the trainer certification program.  Twenty One New York City School Teacher's participated!  A special thanks to ITTF coach to Sydney Christophe for making this a memorable training for all!

    November 2nd ITTF training

    Prior Year Photo Gallery

    Saturday Academy - PS 126 Manhattan

    Mayor's Cup - May 2010 @ Spin NY

    From MiddleSchoolLeague Photos
    AYTTO Events and Programs- 2009-10