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Dimitrij Ovtcharov Demonstrating 2 Types of Footwork Training

World #1 Dima plays each ball with a strong attack to his partner’s backhand while he forehand and backhand loops each shot.  The drill can start with a serve or... Read More

STIGA Table Production Sneak Peek

A Sneak Peek at the STIGA table production. STIGA offers all sorts of table types, from Leisure Tables and Outdoor Tables to ITTF Approved Competition Tables. Paddle Palace has a... Read More

Do You Know the Six Types of Footwork Drills?

Six Types of Footwork Drills by Samson Dubina There are hundreds to table tennis footwork drills. Most of these drills are in one of the following categories. Before reading the... Read More

Should You Use Wrist When Forehand Looping?

Coach EmRatThich takes on the classic question of “Should you use wrist when forehand looping?”  Chinese techniques recommend using your wrist in table tennis. Using wrist is an advanced and superior... Read More

A Simplified Approach to Returning Serves

Returning serves can be really tough. It’s the most difficult part of table tennis for a lot of players. In this video Coach Tom Lodziak shares an approach to returning... Read More

Choosing Your First Table Tennis Racket

USA Table Tennis Hall of Famer Judy Hoarfrost provides an easy to understand tutorial from the Paddle Palace archive on the most important considerations when picking out your first table... Read More

How Table Tennis Balls are Made

In this Pingsider episode, we visit Double Happiness (DHS), a Ball Production Company, to learn how a table tennis ball is made. Now that you have seen how DHS Balls... Read More