West Hartford Seniors Win Gold At State Table Tennis Competition
Michael Walsh May 28, 2016
West Hartford's Elmwood Senior Center is home court to some of the best senior table tennis players in the state. The group proved that at the Connecticut Masters' Games in April when its men and women took home a total of 28 gold, silver, and bronze medals.
Table tennis duo making waves
Alex Swatson/The Vicksburg Post May 28, 2016
Vicksburg residents Bill Seabergh and Charlie Lutz bounced their way into the senior Olympics in Birmingham, Alabama next year.
Go for golden! Brooklyn boomers compete in boro's first Senior Games
Tatiana Hernandez/Brooklyn Paper May 28, 2016
Dozens of borough seniors faced off in a table-tennis tournaments at St. John’s Recreation Center in Crown Heights on May 13, as part of the inaugural Brooklyn Senior Games — a five-day sporting carnival celebrating Kings County residents aged 50 and over who are staying fit and healthy into their golden years.
David Sakai and Danny Seemiller Win Quarter Finals at World Vets
May 28, 2016
Danny Seemiller and David Sakai final points of their quarterfinals match at the 2016 WVC Alicante Spain. Video starts at 2-1, 11- 11.
How the first 2016 US Olympians maintained their focus
Aimee Berg/espnW.com May 28, 2016
More than 500 athletes will represent the U.S. this summer at the Rio Olympics. Many are qualifying now and in the coming weeks. But a few made the team more than a full year in advance. That is a long time to focus on a faraway goal. How did they do it?
Our World: A Winning Team
Corey Perrine/Naples Daily News May 28, 2016
At 81-years-old Marvin Leff can still whup you. Despite just over a decade retired from competitive table tennis, the will to win still burns.
ITTF PTT Level 1 Coaching Course - Texas Wesleyan University
USATT May 28, 2016
July 27-31 - Fort Worth, Texas. The course is open to all interested table-tennis coaches and persons wishing to become certified as ITTF-PTT Level 1 Coaches.
Dimitrij Ovtcharov - Irregular tabe tennis training
Table Tennis Daily May 28, 2016
2012 Olympic Bronze Medalist Dimitrij Ovtcharov demonstrates how he prepares for Rio with a random looping and blocking drill courtesy of Table Tennis Daily.
Improve Your Backhand and Forehand Topspin Loop
Brett Clarke/ttedge.com May 27, 2016
In this lesson or tutorial, William demonstrates how valuable placement is in table tennis. Most players underestimate the value of using the angles when attacking with backhand and forehand topspin.
An interview with USA Table Tennis CEO Gordon Kaye
Dan Levinsohn/NBC Olympic.com May 27, 2016
Typically, those working in sports don’t transition from ice hockey to table tennis. But for USA Table Tennis Chief Executive Officer Gordon Kaye, the switch seemed almost natural.