Joseph Johnson And The Mystery Man

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You may remember Joseph Johnson’s classic behind the back serve that we featured on the Uberpong blog. Well the man with more style than The Most Interesting Man In The World, is back and taking Austin, Texas by storm. Here he is with Gordon Holden’s “Mystery Man” designer ping pong paddle wooing all in his…

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YNN Austin Interviews Uberpong Founder David Lowe

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Following Uberpong’s mention on EXTRA TV, our founder David Lowe was featured on YNN Austin (Your News Now) on April 10th 2013. Reporter Jess Mitchell interviewed David and asked him about the exploding ping pong scene in Austin, Uberpong’s designer ping pong paddles and the social ping pong movement sweeping the nation.

Farting Table Tennis Commercial

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The New Zealand All Blacks have always been one of the world’s best rugby teams and they recently won the 2011 Rugby World Cup. As the London 2012 Olympics approached, Skof, a potato chip company, released this hilarious farting table tennis commercial tipping New Zealand to be the World’s leading farting table tennis nation. Check…

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Table Tennis Needs Youth Appeal


Table tennis needs youth appeal. The sport is hot right now in the US, England and Germany. Ping pong social clubs are popping up all over the place and the appetite for the game that was originally called wiff waff is gathering some serious momentum. But ask teenagers what they think of ping pong and you will hear…

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How Hardbat Table Tennis Has Improved Society In The Philippines

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When Uberpong launched its Kickstarter campaign in 2012, I reached out to Peter Cua – the ITTF Liha (sandpaper/hardbat table tennis) racket ambassador and influential commentator on the Table Tennis Association of The Philippines website. One of Uberpong’s missions is to bring people together through ping pong (or table tennis). We feel that at the moment, the governing bodies are…

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Table Tennis: The Sport That Makes You Use Your Brain The Most

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Table tennis is the sport that makes you use your brain the most. Fact. It is proven to make you more productive in the workplace. According to Dr. Daniel Amen, a renowned member of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, “table tennis is the world’s best brain sport.” Dr. Amen’s studies have concluded that ping pong activates various…

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