Show #267 - Getting the Most From Your Training

7 years ago

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Last #PQOTD - 1:13

Can Ma Long now win the Olympics after two losses in the last 2 weeks?

#PQOTD - 3:39

Have you ever tried playing Table Tennis outdoors and how was it?

Throwback Thursday - 4:18

Getting the most from your training

High Sidespin Balls - 8:10

Mike: One of my opponents likes to spin the ball high with a lot of side topspin to my backhand during some of our rallies. I'm basically close to the table while he plays further back. I tend to miss many of those shots. How do I counter such tactics? :)

Dealing with Sidespin Loops - 9:51

Tim: My opponent starts his counterattack and does the sidespin topspin loop. Then I am unable to return it... I have lost a lot of points because of this. Any advice on what I can do?

How to Start a New Player - 12:40

Arjan: I'm about to take a friend of mine to the TT club. Should I let him play with my all-round bat? Should I bother with explaining the correct form of the shakehand grip? Basic serve? Forehand/backhand? What about the ready position?

Playing Better Doubles - 16:21

Ivan: How do you play doubles better?

Links in this Episode

Outdoor Table Tennis in Texas

The Most From Your Training

Sidespin Forehand Topspin

Forehand Smash

Strokes & Techniques

Doubles Strategy