Coach Samson Dubina US National Team Coach 4x USATT Coach of the Year
 

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Samson Dubina Table Tennis Academy

Hours, Rates, and Directions!

 
We are now open! 
First Time is FREE!
 
 
 
2262 South Arlington Rd Akron, Ohio 44312
Phone: 330-949-9230
E-mail: tt@SamsonDubina.com
Website: www.SamsonDubina.com
 
Monday 4-10pm
Tuesday 4-10pm
Wednesday noon-6pm
Thursday 4-10pm
Friday 4-10pm
Saturday noon-6pm
 
Cost is $5/person per day or $10/family per day!
Drop-ins welcome!
No appointment needed!

NEW Power Pong Videos

Check out the New Pong Pong Videos!

So you want to improve?
Fabulous!
Consider boosting your table tennis level with a Power Pong Table Tennis Robot!  These awesome robots are used by US National Team Coach Samson Dubina, US National Champion Sarah Jalli and many many other rising stars!  GREAT NEWS...  each robot comes with FREE lessons from Samson Dubina.  To Purchase a Robot:

5 Robot Reasons

Check it out!

Power Pong Robot Training
By Samson Dubina
 
 
There are dozens of reasons that I love robot training.  Today, I’m going to list 5 of the primary reasons that I feel Power Pong Robot training can help YOU!
 
Repetition

Best CHRISTMAS Gift

Power Pong Omega

 

 
Champions!

Champions...  what sets them apart from the competition???  Well there are a number of things.

Upcoming Events!

Classes, Leagues, Camps, and MORE!

 
 
 
 
Check out all the exciting events happening here at the Samson Dubina Table Tennis Academy!!!!!
 
Major Events
$6000 Nittaku Ohio Open (Jan 21-22) Major USATT Tournament
Ohio Winter Camp (December 28, 29, 30, 31, Jan 1) All Levels
 
Weekly Events
Tuesday League

Healthy For Your Mind

Check out the new video!

 

3 Reasons for Table Tennis

New Coaching Video by Samson Dubina

Advice From Heather Dubina

Hear From Samson's Wife

 
 
 
Seven Ways to Boost Your Immune System
By Heather Dubina
 
With the recent covid-19 virus and the subsequent stay at home orders across the country, you might be wanting to boost your immune system as you start to get back to your normal activities, including playing table tennis!
 
1. Get plenty of rest- resting helps your body fight off infections and helps your daily performance. Sleeping for 6-8 hours replenishes and strengthens your physical body and helps you think clearly.
 

Just play the game! ...OR

...Or call an umpire?

 
 
 
 
In the US, most tournament matches are not umpired.  However, you can request an umpire if there is a problem.  So when should you seek help from a tournament official?  You should get help when your opponent is getting an unfair advantage from something like his serve. 
 
Get an umpire if…
1. Your opponent is throwing the ball into the racket and getting an unfair advantage
2. Your opponent is hiding the ball and getting an unfair advantage

Lucky Balls

Learn about returning nets and edges!

 
 
Returning Nets and Edges
 
     Many championship matches are won and lost on “lucky balls” – nets and edges.  At the elite level, returning nets and edges is a skill that takes years to master.  Today, I’m going to give several tips on how to safely land these balls. 
 
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