F3TC Day 1: The Championship is Live in Ibadan!

It was a rainy morning in Ibadan, it poured almost endlessly leading to a delay of the opening ceremony. However, the participating schools arrived with their girls and registration commenced. The guests trickled in and soon the Indoor Sports Hall of the Adamasingba Stadium filled up with stakeholders in the Oyo State Sport Sector. It was a colourful event and there was palpable excitement in the air, history was being made.

The Registration Point.

The first set of F3TC competitors registering.

The opening ceremony of the Funke Treasure Table Tennis Championship commenced eventually, with the Initiator’s speech.

The Initiator asks the DJ to play Cobhams Asuquo’s Ordinary People before her speech.

The Oyo State Commissioner for Youths and Sports, Mr. Yomi Oke was there to give his support.

The Commissioner makes his remarks at the event.

We were honoured with the support and presence of the Captain, Table Tennis Section of the Lagos Lawn Tennis Club, Alh. Saheed Adelekan

L-R: Deputy Director Programmes, Radio Nigeria, Ibadan, Mrs Bolatito Joseph, the Hon. Com. Mr Yomi Oke, Initiator F3TC, and Captain, Table Tennis Section, Lagos Lawn Tennis Club, Alh. Saheed Adelekan

Our Consultant Coach, Five-time Table Tennis Olympian, Ms. Bose Kaffo was in-charge of the Championship.

Ms Bose Kaffo addressing guests at the opening ceremony.

 

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