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Coaching This Particular Grip

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One of the most difficult things for young kids to learn with modern penhold is the grip pressure. It is significantly more difficult than shakehands. My friend Chen Bowen gives a brief explanation of his grip. Even if you don't play RPB style, I think that you will find this video interesting and informative. Check it out...

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Here at the Samson Dubina Table Tennis Academy, we believe the information is to be shared!  That's why we are giving back to the tt community with many free articles and videos...  HUNDREDS of free ones.  The videos and articles are now tagged so that you can look them up by topic.  Check them out:  http://www.samsondubina.com/news/tags
 

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Mega Training Camp

Dec 27-30

 
 
 
 
Head Coach Samson Dubina and the team of expert coaches and trainers will guide you through the details of footwork teaching you about looping, blocking, counterlooping, shot combinations, speed variations, spin variations, placement variations, body balance, positioning, and timing while linking back to the main topic of the week…  footwork.  It isn’t just a week of hard training, it is a wealth of information that will have a lasting impact on your athletic career!
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20 hours of instruction at the Shaw JCC Dec 27-30!

 
 
Entry Form and Player Listing:  http://samsondubina.com/mega-training-camp

The Learning Stages

Learn the Recipe For Success!

 
 
 
 
Learning a new skill in table tennis takes time.  Some skills take about a month to develop, but most take about 2-3 years to fully master.  In this blog, I’m going to talk about the steps to perfection.  It is vitally important to go step-by-step, even if it takes a long time.  You can apply this theory to ANY stroke; however, I’m going to use the backhand loop against block as an ILLUSTRATION.
 
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Serve & Return Clinic

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Fall Kids' Classes

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September - November Kids' Classes
$12/player or $20/family per week
Experienced Coaching Staff
Thursdays 6-7pm (optional FREE match play from 7-9pm after the classes)
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Probabilities VS Indicators

Learn About Anticipation

 
 
 
 
 
A probability is what is likely to happen, an indicator is what is happening.  Why is it important to understand these terms?  Because your ability to anticipate properly totally depend on these 2 – probabilities and indictors.  Let me explain…
 

Good, Better, Best!

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Most table tennis players have Good practice sessions on a weekly basis but it isn’t THEIR VERY BEST! Many players continue practicing the same things over and over without pushing themselves to improve their spin, placement, variation, power, and shot selection.

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