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John competes at championships

By Yarrawonga Chronicle

Yarrawonga Mulwala Table Tennis player John Wright has recently returned from competing at the 2019 Australian Veterans Championships at the St Clair Reserve in Adelaide. 

John competed in and captained the 30 and Over Men’s Victorian C Team which came 10th overall for their age category.

John played in tournaments throughout the year to qualify for the championships and the points gained get an allocation.

Victoria won the Aggregate Champion award with the Victorian A team also taking out gold. 

John would like to thank sponsors Mulwala Water Ski Club Golden Inn Restaurant, Central Murray Credit Union, Yarrawonga Refrigeration and Airconditioning, Yarrawonga Mulwala Table Tennis Association, Wangaratta Table Tennis Association, ACA Auto Electrical, Stuart Simmons, Bi-Rite, Elders, J&L’s Bathroom supplies Yarrawonga, Peter Hill Honda, Papalia’s Restaurant, Purtle Electrical, St James Country Hotel, Lioness Club, Burkes, Andrew Goldman Excavations and the local community for their support.