Rules & Regulations

2  THE LAWS OF TABLE TENNIS – Courtesy of the ITTF (International Table Tennis Federation) 2.1 THE TABLE 2.1.1 The upper surface of the table, known as the playing surface, shall be rectangular, 2.74m long and 1.525m wide, and shall lie in a horizontal plane 76cm above the floor. 2.1.2 The playing surface shall not[…]


Welcome to the quickest sport in the world.  If you have never seriously looked into this sport, you probably call it by the name, “Ping pong”.  Congratulations, for visiting this site and taking more interest in, as most within the sport call it, “Table Tennis”. Table Tennis has one of the largest populations of participants[…]

2009 Western Open Results

With a field of 200 entrants, the playing population was nearly ideal to the room, allowing larger court sizes than in previous years.  On the topic of officiating, the tournament had a wealth of riches, Yelena Karshtedt presiding as Referee for the trouble-free event, assisted by umpires Walter Witkowsky, Tom Miller, Kenny Tien and Saul[…]

New Website

We are taking Teams on the road. This year we will host two new Teams tournaments around the country. With the winners getting a free entry to our annual Thanksgiving tournament. Join us for Teams South in Texas August 22-23, 2015. Then Teams West the next weekend, August 29-30, 2015. Get a team together and[…]

2009 Tour Finals

The 2009 Tour FinalsON THE 2009 JOOLA NORTH AMERICAN TOUR October 3-4, 2009San Diego, CABalboa Park Activities Center NATT’s Tour Final is the capstone to the season, with beefed-up prize money and one free event entry to every player who won an event category at a 2009 JOOLA North American Tour Stop.   This competition brings[…]

2009 Berkeley Open

The 2009 Berkeley OpenON THE 2009 JOOLA NORTH AMERICAN TOUR September 5-6, 2009Berkeley, CAUC Berkeley, CA Back to where we started the season!  But by now, the field is swelling, the juniors are improved, the drama of the events to date have built new rivalries!  Unchanged is the gracious and helpful nature of our hosts,[…]

2009 San Diego Open

THE 2009 SAN DIEGO OPENApril 25-26, 2009San Diego, CABalboa Park Activities Center Well, what’s *not* to like about San Diego?  Put aside the beautiful white beaches and Pacific breakers, the vibrant community basking in the plentiful California sunshine and the excellent restaurants.  San Diego is home to the SDTTA, one of the best organized and[…]

2009 New York City Open

 2009 NEW YORK CITY OPEN Presented by the American Youth Table Tennis OrganizationApril 11 and 12, 2009Frances Levien Gymnasium, Dodge Fitness Center, Columbia University, Broadway and West 119th Street, NYC, NY. At last! Here we are, playing the world’s greatest sport in America’s greatest city!  With the support and for the benefit of the American[…]