The regional veteran table tennis championships in addition to the regional closing of the Veterans Cup came about…
The regional veteran table tennis championships in addition to the regional closing of the Veterans Cup came about on Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 January in Parthenay (79).
On the primary day, Saturday January 8, Luc Delrive and his teammate Claude Minard from the Saint-Palais/Vaux Table Tennis membership made it to the ultimate of the competitors. If they misplaced by three victories to 2 in opposition to the Bèglais, winners of the ultimate, this second place ought to nonetheless enable them to take part within the nationwide closing in Valenciennes (North) subsequent May.
Sunday January 9, within the Veteran 4 (V4) class, Luc Delrive held on the ultimate and received in opposition to Gérard Lévêque de Mios (33). A victory which qualifies the Saint-Georgeais for the French championships which is able to happen in Saint-Dié (Vosges) subsequent April.
At the age of 72, Luc Delrive has had an eloquent monitor file for a few years in each nationwide and worldwide competitions. Vice-champion of Europe in 2017 in males's doubles, the world and European championships have led the Saint-Georgeais to Finland, Sweden and even to the United States in Las Vegas in 2018.