Posts tagged with: coaching

Serve Return Simplified

There are 2 primary ways to read the spin – watch the racket and watch the bounce.  The pitfall that devastates most beginner/intermediate players is the timing.  When they don’t... Read More

Serve Return Disasters

“You can’t return that serve!”“I’m sorry!”“You can’t!”“I don’t care if you pay me $1000 for this secret 1-hour lesson.  You can’t consistently return that deep spinny sidespin serve with 10... Read More

Looping Flips

Traditionally most coaches feed multiball flips with their forehands, but when you see a flip during a tournament they mostly come from the backhand side. Check out SDTTA Coach Chance... Read More

Paper Towel Trick

Where do you aim when you are looping underspin? How much arc does your loop need? Are you aware of the difference between an opening loop versus a driving loop?... Read More

Multiball COMBO Drills

Multiball drills are what made China one of the best in the world. Coach Samson Dubina shares some variation on Multiball training to help you take your game to the... Read More

Between Points

Courtesy of Samson Dubina Learn about the most under-developed part of table tennis The average match in table tennis takes about 20 minutes.  Out of the 20 min, about 5... Read More