Throwback Thursday: Al Horford, Two-Sport Athlete
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This is the first in a series of blog posts I’m calling “A Parent’s Guide to Table Tennis”. I believe this is a really important topic as parents have a big, and often undervalued, role to play in the development of their children’s sporting abilities.
In this episode we are joined alongside Swedish Legend Jorgen Persson! Jorgen Persson won the World Championships in 1991 defeating teammate Jan Ove Waldner and has played in every single Olympic event since table tennis was introduced in 1988, an incredible 7 Olympic events.
Join the Nittaku's ITTF Pongcast as it looks at all the international table tennis action in March. This month the Pongcast reviews all the ITTF events that happened across the globe and all the news within the ITTF.
USA Table Tennis (USATT) is pleased to announce its nationwide application process by which qualified athlete candidates may apply to serve on the USATT Athletes’ Advisory Council (AAC) for the period of January 1, 2017 through December 31, 2020.
Effective May 1, 2016, USA Table Tennis (USATT) will implement a new National Coaching Program which is intended to provide more comprehensive and year-round services to our athletes and key stakeholders.
Recent Meeting Minutes and Actions updates. Respectfully submitted by Lee Kondo, Assistant Secretary.
How to Play Table Tennis in 10 Days is an accelerated table tennis course that will systematically teach you the proper fundamentals of table tennis technique in ten simple steps.
Table tennis makes your brain grow and improves your emotional wellbeing – as revealed by a primetime BBC1 programme.
Once again, as in Indore, the Course Conductor was Richard McAfee of the United States who has conducted all 13 ITTF Courses held in India since the initiative started in 2012.
Forty-five years ago, Cold War tensions between the United States and communist China were lessened thanks to an unlikely diplomatic tool: ping-pong.