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Butterfly Favorite: Dima Has Met His Match

by Steve Hopkins) This video was posted by TT Smash City on YouTube.  its a grudge match between one of the world’s top players, Dimitrij Ovtcharov, and his better half – former Swedish National Team player Jenny Ovtcharov (when she played for Sweden her surname was Mellstrom).   Visit ButterflyOnline.com for table tennis articles, news, […]

Butterfly Training Tips with Aditya Godhwani Short Game Multi ball Exercise

In this video Butterfly Sponsored Player Aditya Godhwani focused on over the table short game play that consist of a short return, then an attack. Stay “In The Loop” with Butterfly professional table tennis equipment, table tennis news, table tennis technology, tournament results, and We Are Butterfly players, coaches, clubs and more.

WAB Club Feature: Massachusetts Table Tennis and Badminton Club

(by Steve Hopkins) Massachusetts Table Tennis and Badminton Club (MATTBC) is located in Waltham, about 12 miles to the West of downtown Boston.  The club is just off of I-95 and with easy access via public transportation is centrally located for the greater Boston area. The club is one of the biggest professional table tennis-badminton club […]

DC: Giant Museums, Giant Monuments, and WDCTT’s Giant Round Robin

(by Steve Hopkins) The end of October is a great time to visit the Nation’s Capitol.  The leaves are changing (peak foliage in the DC area is from October 11-25), weekends are filled with festivals  and events (Fall Harvest Festival is Oct 23-24 at Mount Vernon, and the Smithsonian Craft Show  starts on the 23rd […]


Dear Pod Lovers!   The time has come for a new Season! Remember we have divisions for all levels!   LEAGUE SEASON 5: Start: Nov 1, 2021 Regular Season End: Feb 1, 2022 Each location will run independently from each other Tentatively 5 divisions in each location for all skill levels Top 8 in each division, in each location, […]

Ping pong legend George Braithwaite to be honored in NYC ceremony 10/23

New Outdoor Ping Pong Tables on Roosevelt Island…    Official Dedication of  THE GEORGE BRAITHWAITE TABLE TENNIS COURT    HONORING THE LIFE OF TABLE TENNIS LEGEND/ROOSEVELT ISLAND RESIDENT “THE CHIEF” GEORGE BRAITHWAITE   Saturday, October 23, 2021, 10am-4pm ***Ceremony starts 11:30 am*** Roosevelt Island’s Capobianco Field   Free Instruction and All-Day Play on Five Outdoor […]

Playback 19 Bulletpoint Video

Playback 19 An economical choice ideal for schools, recreation centers, sports clubs or heavy-duty home use. Combines a durable steel frame with a beautiful wood finish to ensure years of enjoyable play. The legs are indented from the ends and sides of the table for unhindered footwork. Two safety levers on each table side provide […]

2021 Butterfly-Sonesta Select Tournament results and photos

If you like playing a lot of matches, then this was the tournament for you. Numerous players played well over 20+ matches over the course of our 4-day 2021 Butterfly/Sonesta Select Tournament. There were nail biting matches that went deuce in the 5th, countless upsets, highs and lows, massive rating gains, but overall, a fun, […]

First 2021 US Junior Pan American Games Team

(By Joanna Sung) When I first learned that I claimed a spot to represent USA at the Junior Pan American games, I knew that I had to cherish such a great opportunity. I spent afternoons training to polish my skills and prepare for the upcoming tournament. At night, I frantically tried to get ahead in […]

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