Monthly Archive: April 2012

Apr 16

Strokes

Snapshot 1 (4-16-2012 11-37 AM)

I have been practicing with one of my coaches – Fangyi (Alex) Liu last night and decided to capture video of some basic strokes. I am definitely not the “poster child” for technique as it continues to evolve and still needs more work, but it is improving. It is however, a good representation of my …

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Apr 14

Backhand Rubber – Donic Acuda S2

I received an email from one of the players in my area that is considering switching his backhand rubber from Tenergy. The main reason to switch is the obvious $80 dollar price tag of Tenergy, so that is understandable. He has been looking into various alternatives for his backhand for quite some time and posting …

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Apr 13

Bubble!?

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  I usually do not go through rubbers too quickly. On average, I think I can get about 1-2 months of out the sheet, depending on how many times I play at the club and how many training sessions with the coach I have in that time span. Usually, the rubber gets worn out due …

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Apr 10

Why Table Tennis?

There was a thread on mytabletennis.net forum on why someone began to play table tennis. It is a pretty cool post with many people describing their love for the game and how they got involved. Here is the link – http://mytabletennis.net/forum/forum_posts.asp?TID=48996&PID=608743#608743. Here is an excerpt of my post in that thread. First time I saw the …

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