Coach

Helen Wu

  • Women's Team champion in 1975, 1976 and 1977 Chinese National Championships
  • Member of Chinese National Youth Team (1972) and Shanghai Women's Team (1971 – 1980)
  • Graduate of Shanghai Physical Education College
  • Coach of Shanghai Junior Team (1980 – 1985); coached CAO Yanhua (World Women's Singles champion in 1981 and 1983) and BO Qijuan (World Women's Doubles runner-up in 1983)
  • Researcher in Sports Psychology at Shanghai Physical Education Research Institute (1985 - 1988)
  • Coach of BC Junior Team and BC Women's Team – helped BC Women's Team winning its first ever Team Gold medal in 1995 Canadian National Championships, and 4 gold medals (Team, Singles, Doubles and Mixed Doubles) in 1999 Western Canada Summer Games
  • Head coach of BC Junior Team from 1998 to 2002, and her achievement includes BC Junior Team finishing 2nd place in 1999 Canadian Winter Games, BC Junior Team finishing 3rd overall in 1999 (20 medals), 2000 (20 medals), 2001 (23 medals) and 2002 (26 medals) in Canadian Junior Championships
  • NCCP Level III certified coach in Canada
  • Co-founded GVTTA, and continued to produce many outstanding junior players in BC and Canada

Wilson Peng Zhang

  • 2008 Beijing Olympian representing Canada in Canadian Table Tennis Team and Men's Singles
  • 3 times consecutive Gold medalists in Men's singles, 2 times consecutive Men's doubles and Men's team medalist in the Canadian National Championships from 2005 to 2007
  • High Performance Provincial coach for BC Juniors
  • Member of Table Tennis National Team of China between 1995 and 2002

Tao Li

  • Member of Heibei Provincial Team (1987 – 1991)
  • Gold medalist (U18 Team in 1989) and Silver medalist (U16 Singles and U16 Team in 1988) in Chinese National Junior Championships
  • Bachelor of Education from Beijing University of Physical Education
  • Head coach of Northern Jiaotong University Table Tennis Program (1995 – 2000)
  • NCCP Level III certified coach in Canada