June 4, 2019
RYU Seungmin was elected as the President of Korea Table Tennis Association successfully on May 31, 2019. His term with KTTA will last till December of 2020.
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RYU Seungmin, once the top player in Korea table tennis had reached his career summit by winning the gold medal at the Athens 2004 Olympic Games. He is now serving the sport as IOC member and ITTF Executive Committee member.
After winning the election, RYU said that he would dedicated himself to developing Korea table tennis in the coming years.
President CAI Zhenhua of the Asian Table Tennis Union extends his heartfelt congratulations to RYU Seungmin and to Korea TTA after RYU’s election was announced. On behalf of the ATTU, President CAI wishes that the ATTU could have more cooperation in the future with Korea TTA under the new President’s leadership.