Coach - Peter Lander
Peter Lander has represented Queensland at the Senior and Veteran levels. He won a national doubles bronze medal in the 040 category. He has also been ranked in the top 10 male players in Queensland multiple times. Peter is a Level 1 coach.
Peter has extensive coaching experience from beginners to advanced levels including juniors, senior players and veterans. Peter over his long table tennis career. He has played successfully with different types of rubbers and styles gaining first-hand experience with each. Peter is an experienced player and has used this to help players improve their game with and against all styles of play.
Peter's greatest strength as a coach is helping players of all levels to understand the theory of the game, how different rubbers work and the right tactics.
Peter is a Level 1 accredited coach and has previously served two stints as the BTTA director of coaching. Peter has been teaching table tennis since 1980 helping many players reach the state and national representative levels!
As a player, he has participated in table tennis since he was a kid. Peter won Gold at the national over 40s teams competition and has previously been ranked sixth in the open seniors in Queensland. He also was club champion in Brisbane, Wynnum and Cairns. Peter has passed his love of Table Tennis onto his children and wife.