Tag Archives: Ping Pong

President’s Day Family Ping Pong Battle

Put down those phones and tablets and pick up some paddles! Table tennis is the perfect President’s Day Weekend family-fun activity! President’s Day Weekend gives many family and friends that much needed extra together time. If cold, wet weather is … Continue reading

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2017 Aurora Cup – Growing and getting better every year

Having attracted over 300 players in the past two years, the organizers of the 2017 Aurora Cup understand that we have to keep improving the tournament experience to maintain our reputation for well-run tournaments. One of the improvements for 2017 … 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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Carl Danner’s Improvement Keys for Attackers

Players with attacking styles often reach a plateau at about an 1800-2000 rating, a fairly advanced level where they may have most of the strokes but little success against stronger players. From this point on, further advancement tends to depend … 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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The 2016 NCTTA Championship Results

The 2016 NCTTA Championships took place in Round Rock, Texas this past weekend and JOOLA was there for all of the action! Texas Wesleyan had a great weekend, winning both the Men’s and Women’s Team Championships. The Men’s Team defeated … 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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Record on-site renewals for the 2015 North American Teams Championships, powered by JOOLA

The 2014 North American Teams Championships saw amazing attendance in its second year of a five year agreement at the Gaylord National Harbor Hotel and Resort. 825 players competed on over 150 tables, with a total prize purse of $20,000. … Continue reading

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Green Bay Packers & Milwaukee Brewers Play Ping Pong For Charity

Where can a NFL player and MLB player compete against each other? The ping pong table! Members of the Green Bay Packers and the Milwaukee Brewers competed in a charity event in benefit of the Children’s Hospital’s Neonatal Intensive Care … Continue reading

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