Author: RayPong

Top 10 Points | Olympics

Top 10 Points | Hong Kong Open 2018

New bi-color balls

I just ordered some of these to share with the club. Not sure of the star num­ber, but for the price, they should be fine for prac­tice. Appears to be the first plas­tic bi-col­or ball.  

Best points of WTTC 2018

Club closed week of May 7

Club is Closed this week on both May 8 and 10.

TT Competitions in California

This is a good link to have to auto­mat­i­cal­ly see what table ten­nis com­pe­ti­tions are hap­pen­ing in the near future in Cal­i­for­nia. The next big one is in Sacra­men­to. Note the dead­line for entry is May 9.  

Wonder How Nittaku Premium 40+ Balls are Made?

Not much Eng­lish here, and unnec­es­sar­i­ly long, but inter­est­ing to see the process.

Top 10 Points | Qatar Open 2018

I love the qual­i­ty of these new Top 10 videos.

Top 10 Points | 2018 Team World Cup

Classical music meets ping pong.

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New Club T-shirts in the Works!

I’m work­ing on a new design for the club t-shirts and will have some exam­ple images in the next week or two. The col­or of the shirts will be a blue (hope­ful­ly a grey­ish blue) with ink-col­or to be deter­mined

Top 10 Points | Hungarian Open 2018

Long-time club member Lewis Weinstein has died

Thank you Har­vey for send­ing this info. LEWIS WEINSTEIN April 29, 1934-Jan­u­ary 17, 2018 Lew was one of the ear­li­est mem­bers of our club, join­ing short­ly after it opened. His friend­ly demeanor, and his con­stant smile made him a favorite

The future of ping pong robots

A new appear­ance of OMRON’s table ten­nis robot, For­pheus. Looks like they con­tin­ue to improve on it. I’m not con­vinced it would do well ver­sus most of our club mem­bers, but it won’t be long before you no longer need

Top 10 Points | Grand Finals 2017