Brothers Ma Young-min and Young-jun, bright smile V… Coach “Boasts serve, quick attack, and solid defense”
Tomorrow’s the National Team, Rural Uiryeong Table Tennis Prodigy Brothers Sweep Domestic and International Competitions
Brothers from Namsan Elementary School’s table tennis club, located in Uiryeong-gun, Gyeongsangnam-do, a rural area with a population of about 25,000, are attracting attention by achieving excellent results in domestic and international competitions.
According to Namsan Elementary School on the 11th, brothers Ma Young-min (12th grade, 6th grade) and Ma Young-jun (11th grade, 5th grade) from the school’s table tennis team recently participated in two International Table Tennis Federation World Table Tennis (WTT) competitions held in Slovenia and Croatia and won together. 온라인카지노
His older brother, Youngmin, played in the Slovenia U13 team and won after a close 5-set match with Kim Ji-hoo (Seoul Daegwang Middle School).
His younger brother, Youngjun, won the U11 finals by defeating an Austrian player in a deuce match.
At the game held in Croatia, his brother stood at the top of the medal podium.
These brothers previously won the championship cup in two competitions held in Germany and Poland.
In addition, they are showing off their skills in various competitions.
Namsan Elementary Table Tennis Coach Lee Jun-young explained,
“Young-min is proud of his serve and quick attack ability, while Young-jun is proud of his solid defense and persistent concentration.”
He said, “If we grow at the rate we are now, I expect we will be able to wear the Taegeuk mark.”
The Ma brothers, known as table tennis prodigies, were born into a table tennis family and were familiar with table tennis rackets and balls since childhood.
His father, Ma Bong-hyun, is a member of the national table tennis team at the Universiade, his mother, Jo Mi-rae, is a table tennis sports instructor and their entire family are table tennis players.
The Ma brothers lived in Goheung, Jeollanam-do, but moved with their family to Uiryeong to learn table tennis in earnest.
His brother is known to have been familiar with table tennis since his father, Ma Bong-hyeon, ran a table tennis court in Seongnam, Gyeonggi Province.
Coach Lee explained, “The brothers boast the 1st and 2nd best skills in each grade among the 500 students in the Korea Elementary Table Tennis Federation.”
These brothers are currently working hard ahead of the WTT competition held in Thailand.
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Namsan Elementary School’s table tennis club is a nationally famous table tennis school that has produced national players such as Park Kang-hyun.
Currently, there are 13 students in grades 1 to 6.
It is a prestigious table tennis school with graduates from all over the country, including those from Gyeongnam, Jeonnam, Gyeonggi, and Sejong.
This school swept all events in the boys’ elementary school division at the 39th Presidential National Table Tennis Tournament held in Taebaek-si, Gangwon-do from late June to early July.