SXSW 2014: Uberpong Schedule

SXSW-2014

SXSW 2014 starts on Friday March 7th in Austin, Texas and Uberpong are going to be in the thick of it. Here are a list of events we are involved with: 1). Big Commerce Garden Party Where: Old Skool When: Friday March 7th from 5-7pm. Uberpong will be putting a ping pong table in the bar on…

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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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Pong Rock Finals Review

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On Wednesday, Pong Rock finals took place in Austin. Uberpong founder David Lowe was in the mix alongside regulars John Lack, Khaled Haggag, Robin Murphy, Cory Smith and Johnny Gamez. DLO was the “sleeper” of the tournament by sneaking his way to the semi-finals only to lose to his Kryptonite Cory Smith. The eventual final was…

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SXSW 2013 Review

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Uberpong are based in Austin, Texas – the self-proclaimed home of weird. Every March, SXSW attracts thousands of US and international attendees who flock to the Austin Convention Center and downtown Austin for three industry events: Music, Film and Tech. Uberpong started out the festival at the Tennis & Tunes Showcase alongside MyTennisLessons and Lucid Routes. We…

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Red And Black Rebellion #1 Review

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Uberpong timed their launch party with another world first. The Red And Black Rebellion is an event created by Uberpong where players cannot play with boring, traditional red & black paddles. Instead, attendees have to play with one of Uberpong’s designer or custom ping pong paddles. In place of singles tournaments, there are two doubles…

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Cesar Serna Wins Uberpong Paddle

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PongRock begins in Austin, Texas next week (full article to come on Monday) and Uberpong are going to be sponsoring the event (and playing in it!). The precursor to the season opener was a knockout tournament at Lavaca Street bar. Founder of Uberpong David Lowe used his trusty ‘Smoke’ paddle but got knocked out in…

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Uberpong 2012 Review

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Welcome to the Uberpong 2012 Review. What a year! Uberpong started as an Origin of Cool project and moved from London, England to Austin, Texas in February. After doing lots of networking and getting connected to some truly exceptional entrepreneurs in March, April and May, we had a small team in place. Our teaser and…

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