Table Tennis Training Blog

Taking Aim at the Georgia Games

In my last post I encouraged players to sign up for a tournament. My thinking was that your tournament experience…

Getting All Your Table Tennis Ducks In A Row

If there's one good thing about Monday mornings, it's that it feels like you get to make a fresh start.…

Germaphobes Anonymous

Germaphobia is no laughing matter. A real germaphobe suffers from an obsessive compulsive disorder, extreme anxiety, and fear of germs. They…

A Different Path to Better Serves

I've practiced serves for years. They have gotten better, but not as much as I would have hoped. When I…

Picking Up the Pieces of Public Ping Pong

You never know. I spent the pandemic anticipating an eventual return to playing at the Atlanta Table Tennis Center. If…

A Big Stack of Table Tennis Skills

For this post, I'm borrowing an idea from Scott Adams. Scott is the creator of the Dilbert cartoon strip. He…

All the Things We Don’t Know About Table Tennis

If you are reading this post and hoping to learn something, you've come to the right place. You could learn…

Table Tennis – Members Only??

May 1st! That's the date I'm shooting for. I was willing to drive one hundred miles to get my first…

A Practical Path to Table Tennis Improvement

I'm considering writing a table tennis book. I've already published a book on Amazon. If you want to read my initial…

The Table Tennis Writer

Lots of people play table tennis. Some people train for table tennis. A few people coach table tennis; and a…

THE OVERWHELMING SPEED OF TABLE TENNIS

Every player you encounter plays at a different speed. Players have a range of speed that they are relatively comfortable…

Thinking About Table Tennis

Well, it was a full week that I had to refrain from table tennis. I don't get sick often; but…

Table Tennis Restart

Even with my own private training studio, I'm starting to miss table tennis. I've probably been able to play more…

Impeaching Your Table Tennis Coach

I just recently became aware that it was possible to impeach someone who is no longer in office. Who knew?…

Your Table Tennis Coordinates

Stand back! I will now attempt to do some math. It won't be pretty; but I think I can pull…

Balsa Review Part Two

In our last episode, you may recall that I had purchased a balsa blade and was infatuated with it. Some…

Beyond the Blog

If you are reading this, you may have had to look a little harder to find it. The T3 blog…

Getting High On Balsa

A few things can happen when you purchase a new racket that is very different than what you are used…

What’s the Score???

I certainly am capable of losing track. If in doubt I tend to defer to my opponents recollection of how…

Table Tennis Analysis

Right Place .....Wrong Time  Well, this is awkward. The pictures I've included are from local tournaments with players displaying some…

Peace on Earth

Merry Christmas! I hope you are finding a good way to celebrate with family and friends. 2020 has been an…

Don’t Forget Flexibility

Some people are just more flexible than others. I'm talking about anatomical flexibility.  Flexibility or limberness refers to the range…

The Table Tennis Gambit

Gambit - a strategic move, where a player sacrifices something up front for future gain Some players are playing chess,…

Doubling Down With Short Pips

That's right. It's another post about pips. Just when you thought I could have said everything that there is to…

Move Like a Table Tennis Player

Looks aren't everything. I would never judge a man by the Butterfly on his shirt. It's not wise to judge…