Michael Landers is the 2009 U.S. Men’s Singles Champion. Michael is the youngest male table tennis player to achieve that title in history at just 15 years old. He is also currently on the US Junior Team and is the reigning U.S. Junior Boys Champion.
Michael has been playing table tennis since he was 10 years old. He enjoys spending time with his family and friends and always loves to meet new people. Some of his favorite things to do outside of playing table tennis are listening to music, exercising, and sleeping.
Weight: 140 lbs.
Date of Birth: 8/16/94
Birthplace: Mineola, NY
Hometown: Old Westbury, NY
Current Residence: Old Westbury, NY
Coach: Ernesto Ebuen
Style of Play: Two wing looper
Rubbers: Tenergy 05(FH), Tenergy 64 (BH)
Club Affiliation: SPiN New York/ NYTTC
2010 U.S. National Junior Singles- 1st Place
2010 Men’s and Junior Team
2010 Youth Olympic Games- Boys PanAm Qualifier
2009 U.S. National Championships- Men’s Singles Champion
2009 World Junior Circuit Canada- Cadet Teams First Place
2009 North American Championships- Cadet Boys Champion
2008 Canada Cup Open Doubles Champion
2005 Juniors Olympics- U-12 Boys Silver and Doubles Gold
2007-2011 National Team Member