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Ask The Experts: Jon Ebuen, No. 14

Ask The Experts: Jon Ebuen, No. 14 Blade: Schlager Carbon or Viscaria Forehand: Tenergy 05 Backhand: Tenergy 05 Question: I have what you can call a problem between choosing which blade to use. I used to play for about 4 years with Schlager Carbon then recently I switched to Viscaria. When I play with Viscaria […]

Butterfly Vancouver Open

Butterfly Vancouver Open This Saturday, May 30th is the 2015 Butterfly Vancouver Open at H.J. Cambie Secondary School in Richmond, British Columbia. This 3-Star Table Tennis Canada sanctioned features four events with a total prize value over $4,000. The Butterfly Vancouver Open is presented by B.C. Table Tennis Association and hosted by Bridgeport Sports Table Tennis Club.

Once Again on Duty, Cazuo Matsumoto Defends Latin American Cup Title

Once Again on Duty, Cazuo Matsumoto Defends Latin American Cup Title Courtesy of ITTF Winner of the Men’s Singles title at the GAC Group 2013 ITTF World Tour Spanish Open, the first Latin American player to achieve the feat, Cazuo Matsumoto defends his title at the forthcoming 2015 ITTF-Latin American Cup, which starts in Havana, […]

DTTA’s 10th QUINCENAL Tourney

DTTA’s 10th QUINCENAL Tourney Hello Table Tennis players and friends! We are very happy to inform you that on Saturday, May 16th, Denver Table Tennis Alliance held our 10th QUINCENAL Tourney, which was also our 2nd USATT Sanctioned Q… and it went very well! We had a fun day of great competition in the 3 […]

Team NJTTC Takes Title at 2015 America’s Teams Championship in Impressive Style

Team “NJTTC” Takes Title at 2015 America’s Teams Championship in Impressive Style by Barbara Wei Over Memorial Day weekend, 41 teams from across the U.S. competed in the 2015 America’s Team Championship, a 4-star USATT sanctioned tournament in Rockford, IL (1 hour outside of Chicago). The Midwest event is in its 7th year and is […]

Ask The Experts

Ask The Experts – Your Questions answered by Butterfly Experts Blade: Feth Question: What rubber can I use to have a good offense and defense? Answer: Richard, If you’re a beginner player, I think Sriver will be a good choice for offense and defense. Sriver 1.9 mm sponge would be my suggestion. Gao Jun California Table Tennis

We Are Butterfly – Lily Yip Table Tennis Center

We Are Butterfly – Lily Yip Table Tennis Center Lily Yip Table Tennis Center 370 North Avenue Dunellen, New Jersey The Lily Yip Table Tennis Center is a 15,000 sq. foot, 2-floor, 24 table, full-time, dedicated table tennis facility named after its Head Coach Lily Yip. LYTTC also is home to Head Coach Judy Hugh […]

Serve Return Tips

Serve Return Tips by Han Xiao Serve return is one of the most challenging aspects of table tennis. Many players have a very difficult time returning high quality serves, and as a result lack confidence in their decision making and execution. Today, we’re going to go over some tips that will hopefully help you improve […]

Princeton Pong Summer Camps

Princeton Pong Summer Camps Summer Camp enrollment is open at Princeton Pong, located at 745 Alexander Road in Princeton Junction, New Jersey. Princeton Pong is the home of David Zhuang, 3-time Olympian, 6-time USA Table Tennis Champion, and Pan American Games Gold Medalist. Princeton Pong Table Tennis Camps are engaging and fun, and motivate youth as they […]

The Spirit of Pong by Larry Hodges

The Spirit of Pong by Larry Hodges May 26, 2015 – “The Spirit of Pong” is a new fantasy table tennis novel by Larry Hodges, about an American who goes to China to learn the secrets of table tennis, where he trains and learns from the spirits of past greats. It is available at Amazon […]

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