WHAT IS TTX?

TTX is an action-packed rendition of ping pong that puts a fun new spin on the classic game.

 

“Roma Ping Pong Fest”will involve Roman citizens and tourists and will allow ITTF to promote TTX worldwide. This event will be a real festival open to everyone and will make TTX to be discovered by all theattendees.

 

Rackets and balls are different from those used in conventional tennis table, so you can play wherever you want: ona square, on a beach or in any other place.

THE EVENT

The Italian Table Tennis Federation and the International Table Tennis Federation are glade to present “Roma Ping Pong Fest”. This event represents the only European stage of the new TTX circuit, an event for everyone… Where table tennis meets the streets.

Roma Ping Pong Fest” is one of the events of the “European week of sport” (#beactive5). This campaign helps to tackle the inactivity crisis by encouraging Europeans of all ages to embrace a healthy and active lifestyle.

 

On the 6th of October you will have the chance to have fun enjoy all day longwith performances, street artists, games and music.

 

If you come to “Roma Ping Pong Fest” you would also help “CittàdellaSperanza” Foundation, our charity partner of the event.

Check the link below: www.cittadellasperanza.org  funds raised will be devolved to some scientific researches in the PaediatricOncoematology section.

 

Join us in Via dei Fori Imperiali from 10 am to 6.30 pm.

 

Are you ready to get in the game?

THE RULES

PLEASE, DON’T TELL ANYONE ABOUT ROMA PING PONG FEST

JUST KIDDING. TELL EVERYONE ABOUT IT! 😀

DECISION TIME!
DO YOU WANT TO PLAY TO WIN OR DO YOU WANT TO PLAY JUST FOR FUN?
SOME OF THE PING PONG TABLE WILL BE RESERVED FOR THE PRO TOURNAMENT(SEE RULE #3), BUT THERE WILL BE MANY TABLE TO PLAY FREELY TOO

  1. IF YOU JUST WANT TO PLAY, COME TO VISIT US AND TRY TTX
  2. IF YOU THINK YOU’VE THE POTENTIAL TO BE A CHAMPION AND PLAY IN THE TOURNAMENT, READ RULE #3

THE TOURNAMENT IS VERY SIMPLE: MAY THE BEST WIN!

  • 3 ROUNDS OF 2 MINUTES
  • SCORING WORKS JUST LIKE REGULAR PING PONG, BUT WITH FEW CHANGES:
    1. No rules on how to serve, you can serve your way! The ball just needs to touch your side of the table once, before going on the other side of the net.
    2. Whichever player has the highest score at the end of each 2-minutes round, will be the winner and will advance to the next round.
    3. Just in case of a tie at the end of the round, an extra-time will be given.
    4. Those who loose time on purpose receive a penalty in score.
    5. THE ONE WHO NEVER LOSES IS THE CHAMPION!

TOURNAMENT SIGN UP

To enter the tournament click here in the section “SIGN UP” and complete the form. Then… let the game begin!!

 

The enrolment costs 5 euros only. You by also receive the “Roma Ping Pong Fest” t-shirt and racket, our official gadgets of the event!

 

What are you waiting for?

TOUR PACKAGES

Our travel partner has created many tour packages for tourists to let them enjoy some hours with us and spend few days in one of the most beautiful cities of the world!

Con il sostegno di

Partner istituzionali

Charity partner

Official partner

Media partner