On April 8th, a five person delegation from Shandong, Jinan, China landed in Ottawa Airport to begin a 10 day visit training and competition with the Canadian national team players and other Canadian talent.

Three players and two coaches from Shandong trained with the National Training Centre, from April 9th-13th.

As well, they played two exhibition tournaments April 14- 15th. On April 14th the team played at My Table Tennis Club in Mississauga. On April 15th the team played at CCTTA.