Discover the Table Tennis Career of Anna Hursey from Cardiff, South Glamorgan

Recent achievements and future events.

History Maker: Youngest ever Commonweath athlete in any sport.

Click: Anna's YouTube channel


Anna Hursey is a 12-year-old table tennis player. Described as an elite player, Anna is a member of the Welsh Table Tennis Association and represents Wales in international play. As a result, Anna is an incredible source of inspiration – and a fantastic athlete sponsorship opportunity.

The purpose of this website is to showcase Anna’s talent and training while chronicling her journey through the fascinating sport of table tennis. In addition, we hope to foster discussion relating to Chinese, UK, and European table tennis training.

Anna is truly unique in that she demonstrates a high level of skill at the age of 11. By providing information about Anna’s training journey, we hope to inspire others. With dedication and resolve, anyone can achieve their goals – no matter their age. 

Anna wins her first senior international

Anna played her first senior international for Wales against Kosovo, on March 30th, at The Sports Center Wales, in Cardiff. Anna won 3-0. Anna became the youngest ever senior international at 10 years old, to play for Wales, it is believed she is the youngest senior intentional to play for Wales in any sport. please click the link for more info:

2018 Commonwealth Games: Youngest ever athlete to compete

Anna became the youngest ever athlete to participate in The Commonwealth Games in any sport, at the Gold coast, Australia. Anna was 11 years old when The Games commenced on April 4th 2018. 

If your organisation is interested in sponsoring Anna, don't hesitate to get  in touch. Advertising opportunities may also be available. We hope that the website proves to be a useful reference point for interested parties.

 Anna is now based in China and completes her education via InterHigh, leading online educator:  

Anna's is thankful for her kit sponsor: