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Club Coaches

Club Coaches

Club coaches are expert players who understand the fundamentals of the game and have experience instructing and teaching. They are able to work on fundamentals or just act as hitting partners depending on need. $50/hour (lessons are for one or two persons – lessons for three+ is a different price, please contact customer service)

Cinderella Yang

Club Coach

Languages: English and Hmong

Coach Cinderella has always played many different sports. She discovered table tennis in middle school and developed a great interest ever since. She is excited to share different insights to her students.

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Jean Touton

Club Coach

Languages: English, French

Coach Jean has been coaching in the Scottish University League for 3 years. He trains 4 to 5 times a week with other top coaches to refine his skills in order to be a better player and a better coach.

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Sheena Tsang

Club Coach

Languages: English

Sheena is an energetic coach who has unique experience with short pips on the forehand and a close-to-table attack. She helps with basic fundamentals as well as proper form and techniques.

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Masha Zolotukhina

Club Coach

Languages: Russian, English

Masha is creative and energetic coach with experience of training students to meet their goals. She helps you understand and practice the basic fundamentals as well as game strategies and techniques.

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Babatunde Adeyemi

Club Coach

Languages: English, Yoruba and Broken English

Coach Baba/Babatunde was born and raised in Lagos, Nigeria. Baba started playing table tennis at the age of 10 and developed a unique defensive chopping style. Baba’s motto is “NEVER GIVE UP!”

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Emile Goldstein

Club Coach

Languages: English

Emile was a top player in the US as a junior. He has experience from training in China, and continues to compete in tournaments regularly. He would love to help you get to the level you deserve.

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Daniel Moon

Club Coach

Languages: English, Korean

Coach Dan has multiple years of table tennis experience and has spent the past 7 years as a coach. He is an ITTF Level I certified coach and has been the head coach at various clubs and universities.

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Carol Cai

Club Coach

Languages: English, Mandarin, Cantonese

Coach Cai started playing at the age of 9, training in the city of Shantou, China. She understands the importance of having solid fundamentals, and is excited to share her experiences and love for the sport.

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Moe Nassar

Club Coach

Languages: English, Arabic

Moe has played table tennis since middle school in Kuwait. He’s excited to share his knowledge of the sport and help you improve your game, regardless of age or level.

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Russell Legaspi

Club Coach

Languages: Filipino, English, & Table Tennis

Coach Russell was born with a table tennis paddle! Bringing FUN in Fundamentals, his years of experience & technical insight to the game will provide players a clear path to reach their goals. 

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Leo Wang

Club Coach

Languages: Mandarin, English

Coach Tiancheng (Leo) started playing table tennis at 5 years old in Wuxi Table Tennis Training Center in China. He has an unique insight of pips rubber, serves, and third ball attack. 

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Jeremy Weinberg

Club Coach

Languages: English

Jeremy grew up in New York playing tennis and taught it to children for years. He fully transitioned to table tennis in college. What he loves about this sport is the amount of creativity you can apply to each point.

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Danyal Hassan

Club Coach

Languages: English, Urdu, & Hindi

Danyal has been playing for 15 years now and has loved every minute of it. He wants to share this love of the sport with his students as well and is looking forward to meeting you!

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Steven Granaturov

Club Coach

Languages: English, Russian

Coach Steven fell in love with the sport of table tennis at 9 years old. He constantly competes in tournaments all around the US. He’d love to spread his knowledge by helping other players improve.

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Ilya Rivkin

Club Coach

Languages: English, Russian

Coach Ilya has a background playing multiple sports including handball and cycling. He can teach the fundamentals from many perspectives and has loads of resources to share. He’s also the CTO.

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Mike Popov

Club Coach

Languages: English, Russian

Over the years Mike P has been learning Table Tennis from the best players and coaches in the area, discovering the most value in tactical and mental aspects of the game.

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Andrew Bui

Club Coach

Languages: English, Vietnamese, French

Andrew enjoys the intricacies of strategy and shot making. He has experience with a variety of pips, and inverted rubber. With a unique style and take on ping pong, Andrew can help you improve your game.

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Sean Reddy

Club Coach

Languages: English

Coach Sean has years of table tennis coaching experience, having helped his students achieve their goals. Sean is also training with other top coaches in the nation, aiming to improve his craft.

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David Oh

Club Coach

Languages: Korean, English, Japanese

Coach David takes responsibilities for all his students as his own. He helps students achieve their goals in an enjoyable and engaging way. David is also our Customer Service Manager.

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Jameson Bernard

Club Coach

Languages: English

Jameson loves table tennis, and has been coaching for 6 years. He is still an active player. Jameson played basketball at a high level and is very familiar with development, and how to help others get better.

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Pat Moran

Club Coach

Languages: English

Coach Pat loves all sports, especially racket sports. As the US racketlon national team captain, he believes in getting a little better each day! Fun facts – he is a certified squash coach and nyc 🍕 expert!

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To play at PINGPOD requires PROOF OF VACCINATION as part of the KEY TO NYC

To play at PINGPOD requires PROOF OF VACCINATION as part of the KEY TO NYC