Did you know that:

  • The speed of a ping-pong ball at attack can reach 170 km per hour.
  • Table Tennis is the most practiced sport after soccer.
  • You need to have a 1/100 sec response to visual signals to play back and control the ball.
  • Table tennis is excellent for hand/eye coordination.
  • There are more than 1.500 varieties of table tennis rubbers
  • Table Tennis balls are now made from plastic
  • Table tennis is the most popular indoor sport in the world
  • Table Tennis was invented in the late 1880s in England
  • Table Tennis is considered the number 1 brain sport in the world
  • The greatest Table Tennis player in history comes from Sweden:  Jan-Ove Waldner which gained the nickname of the Mozart of Table Tennis