Our Ambassadors

Creating awareness for our cause

Sarah Hanffou

  • French / Cameroonian table tennis player
  • Doctor in Public Law
  • Member of the ITTF Athletes Commission
  • Olympian in 2012
  • Founder of the French non-governmental organisation “Ping Sans Frontières” (Ping without Borders) which aims to develop table tennis as an educational support globally.
  • ITTF Development established a partnership with Ping Sans Frontières in 2011.


Sarah is convinced of the socializing and educational role of table tennis.

Ryu Seung-min

  • Korean table tennis player
  • Bachelor of Sports Marketing and Master’s in Social Physical Education at Kyonggi University (Republic of Korea)
  • Member of the Athletes’ Commission of the South Korean National Olympic Committee
  • Member of the IOC Athletes Commission
  • Member of the ITTF Athletes Commission
  • Olympian in 2004, 2008 and 2012
  • Athletes Role Model for the 3rd Youth Olympic Games in 2018


Ryu believes in the power of sport to change the world, our conversations and relationships.

Our Sponsors