Tag Archives: JOOLA

Become a Champion with the Chop Block

Adriana Diaz won some key points in her successful U.S. Open Women’s Singles final by using chop blocks to great advantage.  You can do so, too. Against a loop or counter drive to your backhand, try stroking down and to … Continue reading

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An Introduction to JOOLA Coach Pieke Franssen (Part One)

Pieke Franssen never imagined a table tennis coaching career sparked by one of his seven-year-old neighbors, yet that is exactly what happened. Franssen grew up on a small street in Holland that held only nine houses, and in one of … Continue reading

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5 Ways Sweetlife and JOOLA are the Perfect Match

JOOLA and Sweetgreen both value healthy living and bringing people together, whether it’s through a game of table tennis or a music festival. This year’s Sweetlife Festival is May 14th, get your tickets here! 1. Green’s our favorite color 2. … Continue reading

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JOOLA and HW Global Encourage Young Players

JOOLA is excited to be a part of motivating young table tennis enthusiasts with HW Global Foundation’s Talent Development Program. The Talent Development Program started in September 2015 with ten juniors under the direction of four professional level coaches at … Continue reading

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100 Days Out in NYC

We’re on the Road to Rio! Next Wednesday, April 27, marks 100 days until the 2016 Summer Olympics. The 100 Days Out celebration will take place in Times Square in New York City from 2-8 p.m. JOOLA, the official sponsor … Continue reading

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Pro Tips from Carl Danner: Serving Direction

Serving deep becomes progressively more risky as you advance in level. Top players can loop any deep serve regardless of spin, because their strong strokes overcome it and substitute their own topspin. Yet quick deep serves have a definite place … Continue reading

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JOOLA Players Are Off to the 2016 ITTF Latin American Olympic Qualification Tournament!

JOOLA sponsored players, Hector Berrios, Melanie Diaz-Gonzalez and Daniely Rios of the Puerto Rican table tennis team are headed to Santiago, Chile for the 2016 ITTF Latin American Olympic Qualification Tournament this weekend, April 1-3. This will be a single … Continue reading

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Paddlestar Galactica IV in DC!

JOOLA is teaming up with 826DC for the fourth annual Paddlestar Galactica on April 3. The tournament will take place at U Street Music Hall from 12-4 p.m. If you’re a table tennis enthusiast and haven’t been, you’re missing out! … Continue reading

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The 2016 TMS Collegiate Table Tennis National Championships Are Coming Up!

Over 240 players represented by over 30 countries. This weekend. Yes, you read that right. Join us in Round Rock, Texas for the three-day competition, hosted by National Collegiate Table Tennis Association (NCTTA). The competition will be held at the … Continue reading

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2016 US Olympic Trials Results

After a successful US Olympic Trials in Greensboro, North Carolina last week, six more elite US table tennis athletes will be joining 2015 US Nationals winners, Yijun Feng and Jiaqi Zheng, as they move on to the 2016 North American Olympic Trials in Markham, Canada in April. At the 2016 North … Continue reading

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