Coach Samson Dubina 2016 US National Team Coach 2015 - 2018 USATT Coach of the Year
 

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Distractions

Learn to Control Your Thoughts

 
 
 
 
Distractions are all around us.
Some are preventable, others are not.
 
 
When competing in table tennis, you must do everything possible to avoid the avoidable.
You also must do everything possible to everything possible to block out the unavoidable.
 
 
 

Re-Opening the SDTTA

By Appointment Only - Starting May 26

Dear Friends,
The Samson Dubina Table Tennis Academy will be open by appointment only from May 26 - June 14.  I am currently making the schedule for May 26 - June 30.  If you haven't replied with your availability, I really need to hear from you ASAP as the schedule is going out soon.
 
Are you planning to start lessons May 26?
Are you planning to start coming back June 15?
Are you planning to come at a later date?
What day/time is best for you to take private lessons?
 

Scouting Yourself

Check out the latest Coaching Video!

Devastate the Long Pips Blocker

Learn the details!

 
 
 
 
 
 

Dynamic Table Tennis Warmup

Check out this 3-minute stretching routine

Details of Flipping Serves

Read 8 tips!

Details of Flipping Serves
 
Flipping is one of the primary ways to return short serves.  In this article, I’m going to outline the various aspects of developing a professional flip and give some details about each aspect.
 
Reading the Spin
There are 4 primary ways to read the spin…
#1 Watch the racket movement at contact
#2 Listen to the sound at contact
#3 Read the bounce
#4 Watch for the label

USATT Interview

#PongPositive

Match Analysis

Ma Long vs Tomokazu Harimoto

Match Analysis
By Samson Dubina

Many players say that they are planning to do some video analysis during this time of isolation. That’s great! But what are you looking at? There are two general categories (Technique and Tactics) and some subtle smaller categories. Let’s take a look at five elements of the technique and give elements of their tactics.

This outline below can be used to study any player. But for an illustration, we are going to use the 2019 China Open Final between Ma Long and Tomokazu Harimoto game two.

Bible Passage of the Week

2 Corinthians 5

 

New Training Videos

Power Pong 5000

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