(by Steve Hopkins)
When you visit the WE ARE BUTTERFLY Clubs page on the Butterfly Website, the map at the top of the page stands out. There are We Are Butterfly (WAB) clubs in every major population center in the US and Canada – clubs in nearly every location where there are active groups of table tennis players.
The furthest North is the Vietnamese Chinese Table Tennis Club in Edmonton, Canada, the furthest West is Table Tennis & More on the Island of Hawai’i, the furthest South is Broward Table Tennis Club in Greater Miami, and the furthest East is Boston Table Tennis Center. There are 12 clubs in the Greater New York City area, eleven in the greater LA area, nine surrounding San Francisco Bay, five in greater Toronto, four surrounding Atlanta, four surrounding Dallas, four in Chicago, three in Vancouver, and three between Providence and Boston.
WAB Clubs some of the largest clubs in North America – clubs like Triangle Badminton and Table Tennis and My Table Tennis Club-Markham, and Table Tennis Minnesota have huge facilities. Other clubs feature famous players like David Zhuang at Princeton Pong and Wilson Peng Zhang at Greater Vancouver. Still others have famous coaches like Wang Chen or Yu Di or Shigang Yang.
If you are looking for a home club or want to seek out a tournament knowing that you’ll compete on quality equipment, check the Butterfly WAB pages for club and tournament lists. If you are interested in a camp or coaching opportunities, check the WAB pages to for clubs near you or camps that meet your needs.
There is no better partner for a club than BUTTERFLY, and there is no better partner for you than a WE ARE BUTTERFLY Club.
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