USA Table Tennis is organized under the United States Olympic Committee as the National Governing Body for the sport of table tennis in the United States. As a member service organization it promotes table tennis by creating opportunities for athletes and coaches of all backgrounds to participate in the sport through more than 250 clubs and over 350 tournaments across the nation annually. USA Table Tennis is a member of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF), and is responsible for selecting and training teams for international competition including the Pan American and Olympic Games.

Tournament Sanctioning Steps

  1. Create Tournament - TD creates a tournament entry in the system
  2. Pay USATT - TD pays the sanctioning fee online via paypal
  3. USATT COVID Approval - USATT approves the COVID forms attached to the Tournament
  4. Sanctioning Coordinator Approval - Sanctioning coordinator approves the tournament
  5. Tournament GO-Live - Tournament is considered live and can accept online entries from players

Tournament Statuses For Sanctioning

  1. Created - Once a tournament is created by TD and payment is not yet made and the entry is not approved by USATT
  2. Paid - TD has paid the fee to USATT for the tournament. USATT has not yet approved the tournament
  3. USATTApproved - USATT has approved the tournament for COVID documents
  4. SanctioningCoordinatorApproved - Sanctioning coordinator has approved the tournament