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

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Samson Dubina Table Tennis Academy

Hours, Rates, and Directions!

 
We are now open! 
First Time is FREE!
 
 
 
2262 South Arlington Rd Akron, Ohio 44312
Phone: 330-949-9230
E-mail: tt@SamsonDubina.com
Website: www.SamsonDubina.com
 
Monday 5-10pm
Tuesday 5-10pm
Wednesday 5pm-10pm
Thursday 5-10pm
Friday 5-10pm
Saturday noon-6pm
 
Cost is $5/person per day or $10/family per day!
Drop-ins welcome!
No appointment needed!

3 Reasons for Table Tennis

New Coaching Video by Samson Dubina

6 Keys to Tactical Analysis

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Pitfalls of Anticipation

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So you want to improve?

Fabulous!

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Rehearsal

NEW Article by Samson Dubina and quotes from Lanny Bassham

 
 
 
 
 
 

Mental Principles

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So you want to improve?
Fabulous!

10 Ways to Perfect Your Serve

Read the Article and Watch the Video

 

 

 

 

They say that a picture is worth a thousand words.  Well...  I think that a video is worth a million words.  So, I'm first going to show you a short demo video on the forehand pendulum serve then I'll give you 10 tips on improving every one of your serves.

 

 

In this article, I will be outlining ten ways to perfect your serve:

Pitfalls of Anticipation

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Ohio Mega Camps 2021

11 Serving Tips

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In this article, I will be outlining 11 ways to perfect your 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
#5 Vary the quality of spin
#6 Serve LOW
#7 Remember to attack
#8 Be willing to sacrifice a couple points
#9 Train them to perfection
#10 Use Visualization
#11 Play practice matches

Root of the Problem

Are you looking for it?

 
 
 
 
 
Unless you can find the root of the problem – your problem with persist and you will continue losing.  I often ask players why they lost a specific match.  They often respond with…
 
“It was a bad match.”
“I was just off.”
“I didn’t practice enough.”
“My opponent was on fire.”
 
When I ask for specifics, some have no answer, while others somewhat give generalities like…
 
“I missed too many backhands.”
 

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