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DTTA’s 14th QUINCENAL Tourney

DTTA’s 14th QUINCENAL Tourney by Angelo Gandullia of Denver Table Tennis Alliance Hello Table Tennis players and friends! On Saturday, July 18th, Denver Table Tennis Alliance held our 14th QUINCENAL Tourney. We had another first-timer in this Q Tourney competing in A Division, our friend and new DTTA Member, Thad Briggs. The 2015 Rocky Mountain State Games […]

Bowen Chen: Mr. Athlete

Bowen Chen: Mr. Athlete by Larry Hodges Recently, during a training camp at the Maryland Table Tennis Center, a group of players had an impromptu standing long jump contest. There were some impressive leaps; after all, these were mostly players from a sport where the legs are of great importance. I even joined in, and did a […]

Ask The Experts

Ask The Experts Butterfly Table Tennis Question and Answer Question: I am a beginner to playing table tennis, but I don’t know how to pick the right racket. My preference is for advanced or recreational playing only, and not intending to play as a pro on competitions. What would you suggest for the best kind of […]

Athletes ready for the world stage

Athletes ready for the world stage The U.S. Paralympics Table Tennis Team getting ready to go to Toronto next week for the Para Pan Am Games. Visit USA Table Tennis to watch the video by WFAA 8 ABC.

UMD Alumnus Overcomes Condition

UMD alumnus overcomes condition, competes in Paralympic table tennis Navin Kumar has a partially mechanical heart but stays active “As a young boy in Utah, Navin Kumar would often sprint across his front yard and imagine himself as the Six Million Dollar Man, the star of a 1970s TV series who had bionic limbs that […]

2015 Pan Am Games – Table Tennis Canada in the Media

2015 Pan Am Games – Table Tennis Canada in the Media Courtesy of Table Tennis Canada July 29, 2015 – The 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto brought a lot of excitement into the city and into the country. Our Athletes made the country proud with 3 Bronze Medals in the Women’s Team, Men’s Team and […]

EYC: Diaconu, Källberg Videos & Reviews

EYC: Diaconu, Källberg Videos & Reviews The European Youth Championships in Bratislava are history. We took the opportunity to follow some youngsters with our camera during their tournament progress. Here are some impressions and opinions. With 10 gold medals as well as our respect and congratulations, Adina DIACONU reached the 3rd place in All Time […]

Congratulations NYITTC!

Congratulations NYITTC! New York International Table Tennis Center (NYITTC) in Flushing New York shares a recent achievement by Coach Li Yuxiang and his student Jeremy Li. At the Westchester July 2015 Open, Coach Li won the U-25000, while Jeremy won U-1300. View more (PDF)

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