Many players who wish to have more powerful forehand loops try to do so by really snapping their arms as hard as possible into the shot. However, this often makes the shot less powerful.
Get in the habit of watching how an opponent hits the ball. Does he change direction at the last instant ever?
You've already read the headlines out of the Zen-Noh 2014 World Team Table Tennis Championships, and i'm not planning to repeat them; it's not that kind of recap. This one is a little more first-person.
Congrats Ariel, Lily, and Erica!
Seeking the next voice of table tennis; the quest has been narrowed to three candidates; the names in question are: Adam Bobrow (USA), Barbara Wei (USA) and David Wetherill (GBR).
We have until July 19 on Kickstarter to raise $75K - money that is crucial if we want to finish TOP SPIN.
A USATT National Center of Excellence and ITTF Hotspot.
Review all the highlights from the Fan Zhendong vs Zhou Yu Men´s Singles Final Match from the ITTF 2013 Polish Open.
To play table tennis effectively, you need to have a calm, clear mind. How often have you actually played a tournament where you entered every match with a calm, clear mind?
1987 USATT Hall of Fame Inductee and proud father of soon to be 2013 USATT Hall of Fame Inductee Todd Sweeris. Image courtesy of Mal Anderson.