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WAB FEATURED CLUB: e4Hats Table Tennis and Pool Billiards Club

WAB FEATURED CLUB: e4Hats Table Tennis and Pool Billiards Club (By Steve Hopkins) Located in Fullerton in northern Orange County California is the e4Hats Table Tennis and Pool billiards Club.  The club features rubber flooring, 6,000 square feet of playing area, great lighting, 8 tables, and a robot.  There is coaching available including both private and […]

Butterfly Amicus Table Tennis Robots

Butterfly Amicus Table Tennis Robots (By Steve Hopkins) Butterfly table tennis robots can help you reach the top of your game. We offer several different models of table tennis robots in the current Amicus series: Start, Expert, and Prime.  There are increasing features as you move up from the Start model to the Prime model. […]

2018 World Veteran Championships: Singles Results

2018 World Veteran Championships: Singles Results (By Steve Hopkins/Photo courtesy of Juara.net) The 19th World Veteran Championships has concluded at the Las Vegas Convention Center, in Las Vegas, NV.  The event began on June 18 and finished with finals for singles events on Sunday. This event has drawn nearly 5,000 players from 97 countries.  Sunday featured […]

World Veterans Update: Saturday Doubles

World Veterans Update: Saturday Doubles (By Steve Hopkins) The 19th World Veteran Championships is underway at the Las Vegas Convention Center, in Las Vegas, NV.  The event began on June 18 and will finish with the finals of doubles events on Saturday and the finals of singles events on Sunday. This event has drawn nearly 5,000 players […]

2018 World Veteran Championships – Live Streams Tables 1-10

2018 World Veteran Championships – Live Streams Tables 1-10 June 16-24, 2018 Las Vegas Convention Center Las Vegas, Nevada Live Stream June 24, 2018 – Beginning at 10:00 a.m. PT Live Stream Table 1: Live Stream Table 2: Live Stream Table 3: Live Stream Table 4: Live Stream Table 5: Live Stream Table 6: Live […]

World Veteran Championships Are Underway

World Veteran Championships Are Underway by Steve Hopkins / photo by Gary Alcares The 19th World Veteran Championships is underway at the Las Vegas Convention Center, in Las Vegas, NV.  The event began on June 18 and will finish with the finals of most events on Sunday. Friday was the start of the knock-out rounds for […]

WAB CLUB FEATURE: Denver Table Tennis Alliance

WAB CLUB FEATURE: Denver Table Tennis Alliance (By Steve Hopkins) Located on Curtis Street, just North of the city center, in Denver, is the Denver Table Tennis Alliance.  The club is open six days per week with hours of operation from 6p-10p Sunday-Friday, and Saturday hours of noon to 5p.  *The club is closed on […]

Triangle Table Tennis June 2018 News and Happenings

Triangle Table Tennis June 2018 News and Happenings (Courtesy of Triangle Table Tennis) Summer is here!  Come on in, we haven’t had a match rained out yet!  🙂 This newsletter is the only email you’ll receive from us this month, so you’ll find it all in this one source — a quick overview of recent news […]

Where Are They Now? Anderson College Series

Where Are They Now? Anderson College Series (by Steve Hopkins) Article 4: Nigel Christopher In 1989, Nigel Christopher was at a crossroads.  He was among the best in Trinidad and Tobago and he had already represented his country, but in order to expand his table tennis skills, his best options seemed to be in Europe.  […]

2018 Pan America Cup Recap

2018 Pan America Cup Recap (by Steve Hopkins) The final day of the 2018 Pan America Cup has concluded.  The culmination of the three-day event in Asuncion, Paraguay was the finals on Sunday. The Men’s Final pitted the top two seeds, both Brazilians: Gustavo Tsuboi (World No. 45) and Hugo Calderano (World No. 11).  When […]

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