Coach Samson Dubina 2016 US National Team Coach 2015 USATT Coach of the Year
 

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Lateral vs Deviation

Learn about various sidespin serves

Overplaying

Learn how to pull off that HUGE upset!

 
 
 
 
Overplaying!
In 2016, I was selected as a US National Team Coach.  Throughout 2016, as I talked with many national team players, one main topic continued to rise to the surface – OVERPLAYING! 
Remember:
 
The biggest upsets happen when you play normal.
 

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...

Hundreds of FREE Articles

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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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Shaw JCC

Table Tennis, Swimming, Fitness, and More

 
 
 
 
 
 
Dear Table Tennis Community,
 
The Shaw JCC recently welcomed the Samson Dubina Table Tennis Academy to their state-of-the-art facility where we are now hosting weekly leagues, group clinics, and national-level tournaments!  As the JCC strives to grow the sport, we encourage you to participate the dozens of other fitness programs that they offer.
 
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Upcoming Events

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Your participation in our events is one of the main aspects of success for the Samson Dubina Table Tennis Academy.  We thank those who have already registered for our upcoming events!  If you haven't signed up yet, please do so and bring your friends!  We look forward to seeing you soon!!!
Thanks!
Coach Samson Dubina
 
Major Events:
Midwest Junior Championships (October 21)

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.
 
Understanding the Need

Snappy Backhand

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Serve & Return Clinic

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