Tournaments Umpired in 2015


YearDateTournamentLocation
2015



March 6-8U.S. National Team Trials

Fort Worth


April 15-18Luxembourg OpenLuxembourg

July 24-Aug 2
Special Olympics World Games

Los Angeles


August 8-14
ParaPan American Games

Toronto

2016



September 7-182016 Paralympic GamesRio de Janiero, Brazil









Tournaments Umpired 2006 - 2014


Year
Date
Tournament
Location
2014




Dec. 16-20U.S. NationalsLas Vegas

March 7-9
U.S. National Team Trials
Fort Worth

Apr. 28-May 5
World Team Table Tennis Championships
Tokyo
2012




June 30-July 4
ITTF U.S. Junior & Cadet Open
Grand Rapids, MI

July 4
U.S. Open
Grand Rapids, MI

Nov. 29-Dec. 1
ITTF-Para Mike Dempsey Memorial
San Diego
2011




March 8-11
Korea National Team Trials
Jecheon

June 29-July 3
Incheon

Aug. 23-27
ITTF Korea Junior & Cadet Open
Cheongyang

Dec. 1-3
MBC-TV 1st League Championships
Bucheon
2010
   
   
   

March 3-5  
U.S. National Team Trials
Fort Worth  

July 11-14
Canada Championships:  Juniors  
Calgary 

July 16-18  
Canada Championships:  Adults
Calgary 

Aug. 11-15  
ITTF Korea Open  
Incheon  

Aug. 21-26  
Singapore  

  Dec. 16-19
ITTF Pro Tour Grand Finals
Seoul

Dec. 31-Jan. 4
Suwon
2007
   
   
   

Mar. 30-Apr. 1
   
ACUI College Nationals
   
Fort Worth
   

July 2-5
  
U.S. Open
  
Las Vegas
   

Nov. 23-25
   
N. Amer. Open Team Championships
   
Baltimore
   

Dec. 19-22
   
U.S. Nationals
   
Las Vegas

Dec. 28-30
U.S. Paralympics Open
Chicago
2006
   
   
   

Dec. 13-16
U.S. Nationals
Las Vegas

Table Tennis Certifications


Certification
Year

ITTF Blue Badge Umpire (06/07/2015)

  • Earned one "Meets Expectations" Evaluation at Luxembourg Open
2015
USATT Regional Referee (11/3/2014)
2014

 ITTF World Team Table Tennis Championships

  • Earned one "Meets Expectations" Evaluation
2014

 ITTF U.S. Junior & Cadet Open​ 

  • Took ITTF Advanced Umpire Training Course
  • Passed ITTF Advanced Umpire Training Exam
  • Earned two "Meets Expectations" Evaluations
2012
 ITTF White Badge Umpire (#10048)2010
 NCTTA Audit & Rules Committee2010
 USATT National Umpire2008
 American Wheelchair Table Tennis Association2008
USATT Regional Umpire
2007
USATT Certified Referee
2006
USATT Club Umpire2006

"As One" (코리아)

CJ Entertainment (2012)

  • #1 Korean film for three weeks
  • Play Foreign Umpire last 20 min of film
  • Kick North Korean Coach out of tournament

"Let's Go Dream Team:  Season 1"

KBS-TV (01/19/2011)

  • #1 watched variety show in Korea
  • Umpire for celeb vs. celeb matcups.
  • Sizzle reel featured on IMDb, YouTube, and Vimeo

Table Tennis

Player/Coach

Table Tennis

Umpire/Referee


2010 ITTF Pro Tour Grand Finals - Seoul, Korea

Men's Singles:  Semifinals (12/18/2010)

#16 Ryu Seung Min (KOR) vs. #33 Bastian Steger (GER)

2014 Tokyo World Team Table Tennis Championships

Women's Teams:  3rd Dvision Final (05/04/2014)

Mexico vs. New Zealand (05/04/2014)

Mike Meier - Ping Pong Master


Tournaments Commentated


Table Tennis Tournament
Location
Dates
Butterfly LA OpenLos Angeles, CA
Sept. 6, 2015
  USA National Team Trials
Fort Worth, TX
March 6-8, 2015
  USA National Championships
Las Vegas, NV 
December 16, 2014
  USA National Team Trials 
  Fort Worth, TX 
March 7-9, 2014   
  Butterfly LA Open 
Los Angeles, CA 
Sept. 2, 2012
College Table Tennis ChampionshipsLos Angeles, CASept. 2, 2012



Table Tennis

Actor (Movie/TV)

Coaching Experience


Table Tennis Club/Event
Location
Dates
Rock Church TTC
San Diego
2014-present
  ITTF-Para World Championships 
  Gwangju, Korea  
  Oct. 25-Nov. 3  
  Suwon Jowan 1-Dong Samoo TTC 
  Suwon, Korea  
  Sept.-Dec. 2010  
  Dallas-Fort Worth TTC
  Irving, TX  
  2007-2008  
  One-one-One Tournament Coaching 
  USA  
  2005-present  

Table Tennis

Tournament Commentator

Coaching Certifications


 Certification 
 Dates 
ITTF Level 1 CertifiedMay 26, 2016
 ITTF Level 1 Class (Los Angeles)
Nov. 16-17, 23-25, 2013
NCTTA Audit/Rules Cmte.
2010-present
NCTTA Disabled Athletes Cmte.
2010-2012
  NCTTA Coaching Cmte. 
2010-2012
NCTTA Disabled Athletes Cmte. Chair
2009-2010
  USATT Certified State Coach 
  2008-present  
  USATT Certified Club Coach 
  2006-2008  

MikeMeier.us

Playing Experience & Training


Table Tennis Club
Location
Dates
Rock Church TTC
San Diego
2014-present
  San Diego TTC
San Diego
2012-2013
  TAK9.com Korea Foreign TTC 
  Seoul, Korea  
  2011
  Seoul, Korea (various) 
  Seoul, Korea  
  2010-2011  
  Dujeong-dong Elite TTC 
  Cheonan, Korea  
  Sept.-Dec. 2010  
  Ssangyang-dong Stadium TTC 
  Cheonan, Korea  
  Mar.-Aug. 2010  
  Beijing, China (various) 
  Beijing, China  
  2009  
  Texas Wesleyan Univ. TTC 
  Fort Worth, TX 
  2005-2008  
  Hillsboro Table Tennis Club 
  Hillsboro, IL 
  1992-2000  

Tournaments Refereed


 Year 
Date
Tournament
Locatio



2007
   
   
March 3 
Texas Wesleyan Open
Fort Worth

 April 21 
Texas Wesleyan Open 
 Fort Worth   
May 12
Texas Wesleyan Open
Fort Worth

 July 15 
Paddle World Open 
Fort Worth

August 4 
Silver Dahler Summer Open 
Hillsboro, IL
2008


Feb. 16
Paddle World Open
Fort Worth
2012


Nov. 10-11
Neil Smyth Memorial
San Diego
2015




July 28-Aug 1
Special Olympics World Games
Los Angeles

Oct 3-4$12,000 San Diego OpenSan Diego
2016




Apr 23-24Westchester Table Tennis OpenNew York

May 1Northwest Los Angeles Open

 Los Angeles



May 28-29Westchester Table Tennis OpenNew York