10 representatives from the Hong Kong Youth Scrabble Team 2017 will be competing in the 12th WESPA Youth Cup organised by the World English-Language Scrabble Players Association (WESPA) from 27 to 29 November in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The 12th WESPA Youth Cup will feature 192 under-18 players from 15 countries.
It is the third time the Hong Kong Scrabble Players Association (HKSPA) sends players to the annual youth championship, following the successes of the previous teams to Australia and France. HKSPA, established in 2014, is the national Scrabble association of Hong Kong. HKSPA aims to promote Scrabble to students and the general public in Hong Kong.
HKSPA would like to thank Mattel Games and the Hong Kong Academy for Gifted Education for their support towards the Hong Kong Youth Scrabble Team.
Members of the Hong Kong Youth Scrabble Team 2017:
Team Leaders: Douglas Tsang, Lau Siu Man, Yip Tsz Hin
Members: Boris Chung, Ho Cheuk Yiu, Ho Chun Hung, Lau Wai Keung, Mak Chung Ting, Ng Ka Wing (from CCC Mong Man Wai College), Brian Po, Calvin Ma, Li Pun Wang (from Methodist College), Wesley Choy Wing Chi (from Queen’s College)