First-year chosen for SA desk tennis staff

A primary-year movie manufacturing pupil might be heading to Tunisia subsequent month the place she might be representing SA on the Worldwide Desk Tennis Federation African Youth, Junior and Cadet Championships.

Anande Kuse fell in love with the game of desk tennis whereas attending an after-school programme in major college.

She has been included within the SA Desk Tennis Board u/19 ladies’ staff.

“What I get pleasure from essentially the most about desk tennis is that it is a sport the place respect is taught from the start. It is actually advanced, but additionally actually fascinating, with plenty of method and pondering concerned.”

Anande grew up in Nyanga and attended Walter Teka Main and Sithembele Matiso Excessive Faculty.

She follows a strict coaching routine, whereas additionally guaranteeing that she retains updated together with her research.

Anande stated she was very glad to be included within the nationwide staff.

“At first I had so little confidence in myself.  Once I was nonetheless going for trials, I felt like I did not do sufficient coaching. However now, since I am on the nationwide staff, I really feel very glad and pleased with myself, stated the member of the Prime Desk Tennis membership and likewise the CPUT Desk Tennis Membership.

She has additionally been chosen to signify Western Province on the Nationwide video games that might be held in Durban later this yr.

Worldwide Desk Tennis Federation African Youth, Junior and Cadet Championships is scheduled to happen from 21 to twenty-eight July in Tunis.