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Name That Serve

ORStealing Table Tennis Serves For Fun and Profit What's the name of your favorite serve? Are you doing pendulum serves,…

Three Step Process For Learning and Improving Serves

It's always possible to improve serves. I've come to look at serves a little differently. My judgement on whether a…

USATT ‘s Missionary Position

The mission of USATT is to support, develop, grow and inspire the table tennis community; and to provide resources that…

Starter Paddles Don’t Have To Be Boring

Everyone's got an opinion on equipment. I've recommended quite a few paddles for beginners, and have come to a few…

Precision Table Tennis

Precision Table Tennis...Exactly    Precision - the quality, condition, or fact of being exact and accurate What is it that…

A Guided Tour Through the T3 Training Center

This week I'll be sharing a lot of pictures. I'm still claiming my status as the world's smallest table tennis…

Risky Business

Risk - a situation involving exposure to danger synonyms: possibility, chance, probability, likelihood, danger, peril, threat, menace, fear, prospect If…

Why Choppers Have More Fun

I could easily have changed the c to an s and written about the joys of online shopping. Years of…

Starting From Scratch With Stephen

This post will be old news to a lot of coaches. I don't get the opportunity to work with a…

Retiring the Pips

If and when I get to play more, I know some of my opponents will be pleased to know I'm…

Generic Table Tennis Post

It's getting harder and harder to come up with material that is targeted exclusively to table tennis enthusiasts. I could…

Thanks Coach

Really. I promise this table tennis post is actually about table tennis. I'll try to refrain from sarcasm, cryptic messages,…

Bless His Heart …..He Still Plays Ping Pong

I typically find material for blog posts from my experiences playing or coaching. I didn't play many matches this week,…

THE AMAZING TABLE TENNIS SUMMER OF 2020

June 20th was the first day of Summer. Some clubs have opened. Some haven't. Some players haven't played in months.…

Common Ground in Table Tennis and Beyond

Common Ground - opinions or interests shared by each of two or more parties  My original intent in writing this…

The 7th Match on Saturday

This is what we train for.... I've probably been able to stay active with table tennis a little more than…

Time, Space, Ping Pong, Church, and Logistics

Logistics - the detailed coordination of a complex operation involving many people, facilities, or supplies Problem - How do we…

The Limitations of Defensive Table Tennis

This blog post is offensive!!! Defense is dead, and your funny paddle will lock you in  a world of perpetual…

The Top Three…The Table Tennis Survey Results

I recently posed a question on Facebook to my thousands of table tennis friends. A grand total of sixty nine…

Touchless Table Tennis

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA I don't know exactly how much help this will be to the larger table tennis clubs. I…

The Almost Essential Table Tennis Workers

Essential workers are usually thought of as people whose work protects public safety or property. In times of an emergency…

It Was Purely Physical?

I don't mean to be morbid, but I've recently been thinking about what I would like to be remembered for…

The World’s Smallest Table Tennis Club

Is Jon's Table Tennis Training actually the world's smallest table tennis club? It may be, but not necessarily. With two…

The Sticky Stuff

Having recently written a post about anti- spin rubber, it only makes sense to address the opposite end of the…

Where Medicine Stops

I wouldn't recommend taking medical advise from a table tennis blogger. In the hierarchy of writers we fall just below sitcom…