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

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Ohio Winter Camp


Ohio Winter Camp

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Hi Camp Participants!
I'm Coach Samson Dubina.  I'm very happy that you signed up and looking forward to meeting you on Tuesday!  Check out the info below and let me know if you have any questions:
The full payment is due by Sunday, December 26th at 11pm.  We only have 2 more openings.  So if you have a family or friend who wants to register, have them e-mail or call or text me asap and I'll get them signed up or 330-949-9230.  Thanks!

You Don't Play Well in Tournaments Because...

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You don't play well in tournaments because...
You don’t adapt quickly enough!
Playing well in tournaments involves 2 major things – being able to perform under pressure and being adaptable to the situation.  In this article, we are going to deal with the second point.  There are 5 things that you can do to learn to become a tough tournament player!

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Hi Guys!
The Samson Dubina Table Tennis Academy is now accepting NEW Members!  There has never been a better time to join!
To sign up, contact Samson Dubina today!  
Call/Text Samson 330-949-9230
E-Mail Samson
Stop by the academy:  2262 South Arlington Rd Akron, Ohio 44319
Drop-Ins First Time is FREE
Coach Samson’s Private Lessons (30 min)
· $117 pay-per-time
· $67 pre-pay

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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

9 Serving Tips

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Many players have watch this video and asked for my notes.
Watch the video then check out the notes below

Improving your serve is the fastest way to progress your table tennis game. In this article, I will be outlining nine ways that I personally use to perfect my serve:

#1 Use the serves that best setup your game

#2 Train them in a tournament environment

#3 Miss some serves

#4 Use your best serves early

Pan Am Junior Games

Cali, Colombia

2021 Pan Am Junior Games
Medals for Jayden, Sid, Sarah, and Yishiuan!
-By Samson Dubina

9 Aspects of Blocking

Blocking Summary

In table tennis, blocking is one of the most under-developed skills for offensive players.  If you learn to position his body correctly and contact the ball at the preferred timing, then it is also easier to learn other skills like counterlooping.  In this article, I'm going to briefly outline 9 aspects that you must consider when perfecting your block.  Check out this short list and see how you are doing...

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…