“World's Biggest Ping Pong Pool Party” At The Linq In Las Vegas Headlines Friday Night At The 2015 US Open
USA Table Tennis (USATT), THE LINQ, Joola and Uberpong announced today that the “World’s Biggest Ping Pong Pool Party” will be coming to THE LINQ pool in Las Vegas on Friday night, July 10th, in conjunction with the 2015 US Open.
2015 US Open Registration Deadline Extended
The early registration deadline for the 2015 US Open has been extended to Sunday, May 31st! You now have two more weeks to take advantage of our amazing event schedule.
Stay at Caesars Palace or The LINQ and Get a Free Event
The 2015 US Open is right around the corner, don’t forget to book your room with Caesars Palace or The LINQ to take advantage of our amazing Added Value Package!
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USATT Ratings Algorithm Adjustment
Over the past several months, we have received several comments regarding a perceived gap in our ratings system "adjustment algorithms" whereby a player could actually gain ratings points by losing an individual match.
USATT Club News & Events
Team "NJTTC" Takes Title at 2015 America's Teams Championship in Impressive Style
Over Memorial Day weekend, 41 teams from across the US competed in the 2015 America’s Team Championship, a 4-star USATT sanctioned tournament in Rockford, IL (1 hour outside of Chicago).
Playing & Coaching Tips
Serve Return Tips
Serve return is one of the most challenging aspects of table tennis. Many players have a very difficult time returning high quality serves, and as a result lack confidence in their decision making and execution.
College Table Tennis
NCTTA Leaders Return for A New Season
NCTTA President Willy Leparulo and colleagues with the organization's successful leadership team will stick around for a new season in 2015-16.
USATT History & Hall of Fame
History of USATT - Volume XV - Chapter 25
1987: U.S. Closed Rating/Age Events. 1987: Profile of Eric Owens. 1987: Interview with Li Ai. 1987: Gee Twins Break Up. 1987: U.S. Closed Women’s Events Results. 1988: U.S. Women Olympians Play Abroad.
National Team News/Results
2015 North American Cup
Congratulations to Jimmy Butler (USA) and Mo Zhang (CAN) on winning Men's and Women's Singles respectively and the right to participate in the World Cups!
Around the Net
Researchers Find Ping Pong Can Slow Effects Of Dementia & Alzheimer's
The smashes come at a rapid pace for members of the Sacramento Table Tennis Club. But even when they miss their mark, they're right on target when it comes to taking part in an activity that experts say forces out brains to work a little hard, reducing our risk of getting dementia or Alzheimer's.
Para News & Events
Friends & Partners
ITTF Pongcast - March 2015
Join the Nittaku's ITTF Pongcast as it looks at all the international table tennis action in April. This month the Pongcast reviews all the ITTF events that happened across the globe and all the news within the ITTF.
2014 USATT COY Yang Yu Publishes Research Looks to Advance US Table Tennis
Both of Coach Yu’s papers have recently been accepted by the 14th ITTF Sport Science Congress and the 5th World Racquet Sports Congress which will convene from April 22-26th, 2015 in Suzhou, China.
ITTF-PTT Level 1 Coaching Course - Milwaukee, WI
The Milwaukee Table Tennis Club is proud to announce that it will host an ITTF-PTT Level 1 Coaching Course from June 19 - June 29, 2015.
What it means to fight in para table tennis!
When the pressure is on, you must FIGHT! Slovakian Open 2015 - Sterling (USA) vs Lee (HKG).