By Litia Maiava
|Tokelau's Sports Coordinator, Susan Perez centre during the Table Tennis Oceania and Pacific Cup Championship in Melbourne.
Tokelau sports will remember the Table Tennis Oceania and Pacific Cup Championship in Melbourne for years to come as it not only for Tokelau’s first table tennis team to ever participate in the tournament but it’s was also when Tokelau Sports Federation became a member of the Table Tennis Oceania Management Committee.
The role was accepted by the Tokelau National Sports Coordinator, Ms Susan Perez. She was delighted and honoured by the opportunity as it is a huge achievement for the nation as its highlights sports and its developments.
“I am happy to take this role. As the first member of Tokelau to be in the Oceania Management Team, this is to help with our Tokelau table tennis skills for the future”. She says.
There were only three members of the team which travelled and represented Tokelau which include Tokelau National Sports Coordinator, Ms Susan Perez and the first ever players to represent the Tokelau at any international table tennis event, Ms Litia Maiava and Mr Livi Kalolo.