Stefan Feth 99% Is Not Good Enough - Messages From Paris
Site Products
Stefan Feth 99% Is Not Good Enough – Messages From Paris

Stefan Feth 99% Is Not Good Enough – Messages From Paris

Stefan Feth 99% Is Not Good Enough – Messages From Paris

(By ITTF)
Stefan Feth 99% Is Not Good Enough – Messages From Paris
In this series, Messages From Paris, we share some interesting interviews made during The 2013 World Table Tennis Championships, that were held in Paris.

Stefan Feth, the current U.S. Men’s National Team Coach & Head Coach at the World Champions Table Tennis Academy in Santa Clara, during this video explains why he feels that commitment & focus are some of the most important characteristics in a young table tennis player to develop into a successful senior.

Stefan Feth was a German National Team Player from 1991 to 2006 (from Cadet, Junior to the Senior National Team). He was the German & European Junior Champion in 1997, the German U21 Champion in 2001… He continued to have a successful professional table tennis career, but decided to retire as a player and switch his focus to coaching at a young age of 26.

Since then he has been coaching in the United States of America and has won numerous awards. He was the 2011, 2012 & 2013 USATT Development Coach of the Year & the 2016 USATT Coach Of The Year. He was also the 2012 US Men’s Olympic Coach.

– How he started playing table tennis and why he switched to coaching at such a young age (0:00-1:21)
– How old should a player be to start playing at national & international events (1:21-2:35)
– How much has table tennis changed since he started coaching (2:35-3:35)
– What are the most important attributes for a young table tennis player & what type of coach is the best for a young cadet player (3:35-4:33)
– Message to the parents of young table tennis players (4:33-5:07)
– Final message for young table tennis players (5:07-6:00)

Latest News

Butterfly Training Tips With Jinxin Wang – Backhand & Forehand Block

December 1, 2022
(By: Bowmar Sports Team) In this Butterfly Training Tips with Jinxin Wang, where he is working on his… Read More

Butterfly Training Tips With Ye Tian – Forehand Counterloop

December 1, 2022
(By: Bowmar Sports Team) In this Butterfly Training Tips, Ye Tian is using multi-ball to work on his… Read More

King Square Table Tennis Challenge

November 30, 2022
(By: King Square Sports Centre) Time: December 11, 2022 Venue: King Square Sports Centre, 9390 Woodbine Ave, Markham,… Read More

Aditya Sareen At WTT Youth Star Contender In Portugal

November 30, 2022
(By: Bowmar Sports Team) Aditya Sareen reached his first final at the prestigious WTT Youth Star Contender in… Read More

Butterfly Interview with Kanak Jha

November 30, 2022
(by Steve Hopkins) Butterfly Interview with Kanak Jha.  USA’s top ranked player, Kanak Jha touches base with Steve… Read More

Lin Yun Ju Super ZLC Review By: Darryl Tsao

November 28, 2022
(By: Darryl Tsao) As a Butterfly contract player, I have the privilege to try out new equipment like… Read More

WAB CLUB FEATURE: Sarasota Table Tennis Club

November 28, 2022
(by Steve Hopkins, photo of Sarasota Table Tennis Handicap Tournament Winners) The Sarasota Table Tennis Club is located in… Read More

German League Final Four – Dusseldorf and Ochsenhausen Lead the Way

November 27, 2022
(by Steve Hopkins) After seven matches, Dusseldorf is atop the German League with a commanding lead (at 7-0… Read More
View All News

Get the latest from Butterfly

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.