Alright. In this video, we’re going to go over step-in variations. There are two variations you’re going to use when you’re practicing stepping in when you’re using the ball tossing drill. You’re going to come around the cone, and when the ball comes you’re going to step, and hit, and ideally, hold the finish. The […]

Backhand Block | PingSkills | Table Tennis

Have you ever wondered what you do if your opponent is attacking you with ferocious topspins? Hi, I’m Alois Rosario from PingSkills. Today we’re going to show you the backhand block. The backhand block is a shorter version of the backhand counterhit or backhand topspin. The backhand counterhit starts here, and you’re finishing through to […]

Tennis Drill – Large Groups – Kill it

Kill it! a fun drill for large groups by Edgar Giffenig 8 to 16 players form two teams across the net. The player spread out on the court one player start the point with a lob after that both teams try to set and easy ball behind the service line to one of their teammates […]

Backhand Serve Preview | Table Tennis | PingSkills

Let’s now take a look at the backhand serve. Firstly let’s take a look at your feet position for the backhand serve. You can be quite square on but we recommend that you turn yourself a little side on so that you can then swing through with your waist, your shoulders, and utilise your arm […]

Backhand Counterhit | Table Tennis | PingSkills

Alois: Hi, I am Alois Rosario. Jeff:And I am Jeff Plumb and we are from PingSkills. And now, we are going to teach you the backhand counterhit. Alois: So, let’s have a look at Jeff playing the backhand counterhit. There is three things that we need to consider with the backhand counterhit:… The first one […]

Tennis Instruction: How to Take the Racquet to Contact at Exactly the Right Time

Let’s talk about timing. What is timing? Timing in tennis is striking the ball, bringing the racquet to the contact point exactly at the ideal time. It doesn’t really matter how beautiful your swing is, if the ball is not in position when you swing. That is, if the ball is here and I just […]

Penhold Techniques for Table Tennis

Hi I’m Alois Rosario from PingSkills. Today we’re going to show you the Penhold Grip. To use the Penhold Grip you have your thumb and your pointer finger encircling the handle. On the other side of your bat you can have your three fingers flat or curved. Whatever your preference is. You’ll notice that Matt […]

Backhand Smash | Table Tennis | PingSkills

HI I’m Alois Rosario from PingSkills. Today Jeff and I are going to talk to you about the Backhand Smash. The first thing that you need to know about the Backhand Smash is you shouldn’t be playing it very often at all. If the ball is up high enough to smash that means you also […]

Tennis Instruction :Racquet Acceleration – Learn to Rip it!

Everybody wants to hit the ball harder. I get asked many many questions about how can I hit the ball harder? What do I need to do? Let me give you a couple of ideas. In order to hit the ball harder the only way that you can achieve that is if you’re able to […]