Last year, players came to our camps from California, Texas, New Mexico, Mississippi, Minnesota, Wiscounsin, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, New York, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, New Jersey, Maryland, Ohio, Kentucky, and even Canada. This year we are expecting both domestic and international players to participate. Here is the driving distance from various US locations...
Pittsburgh 2 hours
Columbus 2 hours
Cincinnati 4 hours
Toronto 5.5 hours
Baltimore 5.5 hours
Washington DC 5.5 hours
Check out what coaches and players are saying about the Ohio Mega Camps...
“Samson Dubina is one of the best educated and most effective coaches working today in the USA. If you are looking for a great camp experience, I highly recommend attending any camp that Samson is conducting.” - Richard McAfee, (ITTF Course Conductor and Trainer. USATT Hall of Fame Inductee)
Regardless if you are on the US Olympic Team or just arriving from your
basement, we welcome you to come learn new skills, meet new friends, and experience one of the best training camps in the US! Check out the camp summary below then read the details of each camp in the rest of the flier. All ages and all skill levels welcome!
Ohio Mega Camps
Our expert coaches and training partners will be there to assist you every step of the way. We look forward to making your camp experience the best possible!
Head Coach Samson Dubina
2016 US National Team Coach
2015, 2016, 2017 USATT Technology Coach of the Year
Certified US National-Level Coach
Certified ITTF Level 2 Coach
Inventor of TT-FlexTM and TT-Serve®
Author of 100 Days of Table Tennis
1998-2008 Belgium Women's National Team Coach
Cost is $80/day single occupancy room
Cost is $60/day/person double occupancy room
We are now offering accommodations which include room, breakfast, 24 hour supervision, aiport transportation, daily transportation to and from the Samson Dubina Table Tennis Academy, and tentatively sightseeing during hte week (cost not included for sightseeing). For the June camp, the accommodations will be in the newly renovated dorm rooms at Walsh University (2 min walk from venue). For the July camp, we will be renting 2 houses for the players to stay.
Come for the week or come for the whole summer! Ohio is a very exciting destination with many concerts, festivals, and much much more. Visit the Akron/Summit Convention and Visitorss Bureau at www.playakron.com to plan your adventures.
For the camps, there will possibly be some schedule sightseeing trips together as a group. Possibilities include...
Riverfront Irish Festival
Ohio Amish Country
Pro Football Hall of Fame
The Samson Dubina Table Tennis Academy would like to thank our dedicated sponsors who support our camps and tournanments throughout the year. Please support these companies as they partner with us to grow table tennis here in Ohio. Presper Financial Architects