If you are like most of us growing up, there were a few items you always wanted.
One is a top quality ping-pong table to challenge your friends and play as often as you liked.
This is your opportunity to realize that goal.
We have a selection of the best quality tables on the market today to whet your appetite.
The Five Best Bets
STIGA Advantage Table Tennis Table
This is the ideal table for those who just want a convenient set up and quick-fire game.
It comes 95% pre-assembled straight from the box, meaning you can be set up and ready to bounce in no time.
It can be easily rolled away and stored in an instant, making it the perfect home or office companion.
It is competition ready with a 5/8” thick top, a multiple roller coat finish gives it the perfect feel and bounce for any type of shot and it is finished with silk-screen striping.
Add to that its easily detachable net and posts which are 72” tournament grade and you have everything you could need in a top quality table.
JOOLA Inside 15mm 5/8 Inch Competition Grade
With a total of only 8 bolts, this awesome, tournament grade table can be up and ready in less than 10 minutes.
Gone are the hassles of a painstaking set-up with its easily attachable legs and simple but effective clamp design.
Solo mode also make this table great for individual practice, just fold one side and get going, an awesome option for the eager but busy player.
Its four-wheel trolley folding and moving system make storing this table simpler than ever before.
Anti-tilting locking devices and caster wheels add to the secure storage capabilities.
This table is USATT approved and for good reason.
It has a 5/8” think multi-layer painted surface which means you will always get the truest bounce from this table
Cornilleau 510M Outdoor Stationary Blue
Among the Costco ping pong tables, this takes things on to a whole new level of performance with its stationary design.
Suitable for players aspiring to bring their table tennis skills to new heights. This is an elite level table with the best quality features to help grow your game.
Its 7mm surface encompasses glare reduction to ensure you have the best possible view at all times.
The galvanized steel frame is highly durable and weather proof, making this a very worthwhile purchase which will last for many years to come.
It comes with a stainless steel net which can also be converted.
This table is also wheelchair accessible which makes it perfect for a wheelchair user to keep improving their game
Viper Arlington Indoor Table Tennis Table
This table stands out strikingly in terms of looks.
It's red table top with red trim is a head turning combination which should entice all family members to have a game.
It is perfect for those who want convenient practice games or more serious competition alike.
Besides its dashing good looks, this table boasts a solid 5/8” MDF surface, produce this truest shot quality among many home tables.
It also folds neatly in half while its wheels lock securely in place for safe and convenient storage.
If you are looking for design and build quality in tandem, this is the choice for you.
Kettler Match 5.0 Indoor/Outdoor Table Tennis T able
This table manages to combine a phenomenal level of portability with an excellent use of space and an ultra-efficient design.
It is ideal for those who are starting out in the game and have a desire to increase their level or play socially among friends in an area where space is at a premium.
It has a certified true tournament bounce which means you can be sure your shots are really hitting the mark.
Combine this with its 1” raised aluminum table border which will catch any stray balls and you have a winner in terms of convenience and playability.
It also offers excellent table side storage for your bats. With its safe folding and dual lock technology, you can be sure of no accidents when stowing away this excellent table.
How will buying a table improve my game?
Buying a table can vastly improve your game in many ways. It offers you the opportunity to practice at all times when you may not otherwise be able too. It also gives you the chance to work on areas of your game alone or become creative and develop new skills in private. This enables you to boost your confidence before playing socially or in a tournament. This confidence will be key to your future growth in the sport.
How much space do I really need?
The amount of space you need to house and play on a table is often over-estimated. You will need enough space to cover the size of the table when it is fully unfolded and also movement and swing space should be accounted for. A large indoor room or garage will often be enough and folding tables can store very neatly in limited space.
What other accessories should I purchase?
Besides your table, you should also be looking to purchase some high quality bats and balls to get the best possible experience from your table and ensure it stays in top quality for the long term.