Join the Corpus Christi Sports Commission, a strategic initiative of Visit Corpus Christi, for the official host city announcement for not one, but four USA Table Tennis Events in 2024. The event comes to the Gulf Coast Capital from a winning bid by the Corpus Christi Sports Commission that will undoubtedly bring a new level of excitement to the city's sports scene on both the national and international level. We cordially invite members of the media, Table Tennis enthusiasts, and the public to attend.   

The four events to be hosted in Corpus Christi are:  

  • International Table Tennis Federation Pan American Cup   

  • International Table Tennis Federation Para U.S. Open  

  • U.S. National Adult Team Trials  

  • World Table Tennis Feeder Event   


Speakers include President and CEO of Visit Corpus Christi, Brett Oetting, Corpus Christi Sports Commission Executive Director, Joey Jewell, City of Corpus Christi Mayor, Paulette Guajardo, and USA Table Tennis CEO, Virginia Sung.   

Also in attendance will be US Paralympic Bronze Medalist, Jenson Van Emburgh and USA Table Tennis Event Coordinator, Vlad Farcas.   


Friday, October 20, 2023 – 10:00 a.m.  


American Bank Center   

1901 N Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78401  


Visit Corpus Christi is a state and national award-winning 501c6 Destination Management Organization contracted by the city of Corpus Christi with a mission to create a better community by sharing Corpus Christi with the world. The organization is primarily funded through Hotel Occupancy Tax (HOT) paid by visitors while staying overnight in hotels and short-term rentals. Visit Corpus Christi also has a non-profit foundation that supports the hospitality and tourism industry via education programs, raising and providing funding to individuals and businesses during times of need through the Visit CC Cares program. 

For more information go to visitcorpuschristi.com


The Corpus Christi Sports Commission operates under Visit Corpus Christi, a 501c6 Destination Management Organization, with a mission to create a better community by sharing Corpus Christi with the world. The goal of the Corpus Christi Sports Commission is to develop and promote sports tourism in the region.