10 Things You Need To Know About Table Tennis

January 31st, 2012 by nathan Leave a reply »

1) Table tennis standards has length – 2,74 m, height – 0.76 m and width – 1.525 m. The game grid has a height of 15.25 cm 2) Thickness of table top 16 mm. For the amateur table, 19 mm. For the training level of tennis clubs, competition European level and training of professional athletes of 22 mm. 25 mm. 30 mm.

3) Bouncing the ball off the table 23 cm, when to throw the ball a standard (three stars, ITTF) with a height of 30 cm – so check the quality of the tennis table with the purchase. (Ball Rebound from all-weather table less because of the specific materials used to manufacture all-weather tables). 4) The table tennis playing surface should be markings – a white line 2 cm from the edge of the working surface. 5) The table surface has a uniform color, plus multi-layered painting. Layers of paint tennis table include a protective layer (UV protection), the varnish – the playing surface paint, putty – leveling the playing surface coating – surface preparation for painting table, painting. 6) Good tennis tables are also available: rollers for easy movement, stop for fixing the rollers, adjustable leveling feet, the possibility of folding tops and compact packaging of tennis table. 7) Weight table depends on the class.

Outdoor tables – the easiest, 45-70 kg, as the table top is made of waterproof plastic. Amateur tables are in the same weight range, 50-70 kg, but not suitable for outdoor games. Professional tables hardest, 100-140 kg, as the table top is slightly thicker and used for its production of several other materials. But, in general, professional tables are equipped with special wheels for easy transportation. 8) The history of table tennis has its origins in England, where, because of rainy weather tennis was moved into the building. First played on the floor, later on two tables, then moved the tables and put the grid in between. By adopting the status of a full-fledged game, not just entertainment salon, table tennis played on the folding dining table, and Only in 1945 were adopted standards for the size of a tennis table. 9) Do not be amiss to say that so far the game of table tennis is becoming more and more popular. On this, the number of tables for vendors Table tennis is always growing. Among the leading producers of tables are the clear leader of the Swedish STIGA. 10) Buying a table tennis table, or professional training level, do not forget that these models high-class, are generally not equipped with a grid. So, following these uncomplicated rules, pick up table tennis table is not difficult. Having defined the desired characteristics, the class table, with the price range, the manufacturer, we can safely go to the store or order a table tennis table in the online store. Good luck to you and select a nice game of table tennis!


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