As you can expect, these tables are about three quarters of the size of a standard table but there is a little more variation in these measurements than the full size equivalent. The most common dimensions of the ¾ size table are 206cm in length, 115cm in width, and 76cm in height.
Accordingly, how big is an outdoor ping pong table?
The standard size of a ping pong table measures 9′ long by 5′ wide, so your ping pong room needs to be at least this size.
Similarly, how big is a junior ping pong table?
Junior sized tables are very rare. They are 3/4 the size of a standard table and generally have dimensions of 81″ x 45″ x 30″. The only one I’d recommend is the Butterfly Junior Ping Pong Table.
Is a 3/4 table tennis table good?
If you want to do serious training, a ¾ size table is not so good. You’ll have to adjust from playing on a smaller table at home to a bigger table at a table tennis club, which isn’t ideal. Some people have a room which is big enough, but the space is already taken up by a dining room table.
In pingpong the ball must bounce on your side of the table before going over the net after you hit it. It is this extra bounce that gives the game the onomatopoeic name of pingpong. Apart from this the game is identical to table tennis.
Official Rules of Table Tennis
- GAMES ARE PLAYED TO 11 POINTS. …
- ALTERNATE SERVES EVERY TWO POINTS. …
- TOSS THE BALL STRAIGHT UP WHEN SERVING. …
- THE SERVE CAN LAND ANYWHERE IN SINGLES. …
- DOUBLES SERVES MUST GO RIGHT COURT TO RIGHT COURT. …
- A SERVE THAT TOUCHES THE NET ON THE WAY OVER IS A “LET” …
- ALTERNATE HITTING IN A DOUBLES RALLY.
The Ideal Standard
If space and budget allows we recommend that the table you purchase should meet International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) requirements which state that: A table should measure 2.74m long, 1.525m wide and be 76cm high. The ball should bounce 23cm high when dropped from a height of 30cm.
INDOOR OR OUTDOOR PING PONG TABLES. Table tennis tables are available in many different variations, and although table tennis is generally played indoors, it can also be played outdoors. … Unless you need a table solely for outdoor use, we recommend that you buy an indoor table rather than an outdoor table tennis table.
The best way to protect your ping pong table outside is to use cover it when not in use. You can get covers to fir flat or folded tables, and most are waterproof or water resistant and will protect against rain, wind, sunlight and dirt.