Mia O’ Rahilly Egan

Name: Mia O'Rahilly Egan
DOB: 10/12/2002
Club: Griffeen Valley Table Tennis
Coaches: Colum Slevin and Tommy Fitzgerald
Style of Play: Offensive
Equipment: Blade - Cornilleau Hinotec off, Rubbers - Target Pro GT 47
Best Ranking: Senior No 1 - September 2018
Titles Won:
Irish senior  ladies National Champion 2018
 Irish U 18 National Champion 2018, Irish mixed doubles champion 2018., Irish U15 Champion x2,
 Irish U 21 National Champion 2016, Irish U18 Champion 2016, Irish U15 Champion x2, Irish U10 Champion 2013, Primary Schools International Team and Individual Winner Jersey 2014, Connacht Senior Open Champion 2016, Senior Classification Champion 2017.
Best Experience: Playing at the Senior World Championships in Dusseldorf last year and winning two matches in the Mixed Doubles. Representing Ireland 5 times at Senior Level Six Nations Singles Lisburn November 2015 European League v Scotland, Israel and Bosnia, Sarajevo November 2016 World Individual Championships Dusseldorf May 2017 
Ambition: I would like to continue to represent Ireland and also to be Senior National Champion like my grand aunt Catherine Egan who won in 1947

Teresa Devaney

Name: Teresa Devaney

Date of Birth: 40+

Category: Veterans

Club: Griffeen Valley TTC

Coach: Myself

Style of Play: Attacking

Equipment (Blade, F/H & B/H Rubbers): Blade – Butterfly Rubbers - Tenergy and Donic Acuda

Highest Ranking (Category / Year): Irish Vetts  – 1  Senior - 3

Titles Won: Many titles in the 6 nations with Jenny Harrison in Team Event, Many individual titles in the 6 nations event, Many titles abroad , Many national uk titles in different age groups,
European medals in Germany and Sweden but the highlight of course would be the World Championship Vetts Gold  Medal in New Zealand

Best Wins: Gold Medal in World championships in New Zealand

Best Experience: Winning my 1st national championships in the Uk

Ambition: To Keep on Playing and inspire other people to play regardless of age

Colum Slevin
Highest World Ranking  N0.156

Photos below of Tommy Fitzgerald in a presentation to the National Chinese table tennis team.

Alex, Tim & Paul - prize winners at the Newbridge Challenger 2016

Dillon & Art heading to Budapest with Thomas for the Molnar Open Feb. 2016

Interprovincials 2015 - U13 girls team with gold included Mia

Interprovincials 2015 - U13 boys team took gold - included Art & Dillon

Primary Schools International 2015 - three club players: Mia, Dillon & Art
Girls took gold and boys took silver.  Mia & Art came 3rd in singles events