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Grip Types

Explanations and photographs of table tennis grips. Includes shakehand, traditional Chinese penhold and reverse penhold backhand (RPB), Japanese / Korean penhold, Seemiller grip, V-grip, and pistol grip.

Common Grip Errors in Table Tennis
Common grip errors in table tennis - are you holding your ping-pong bat correctly?

Introduction to Grip Types
A comprehensive list of grip types in table tennis, with explanations and photographs.

Shakehand Shallow Grip
Explanations and photographs of the table tennis shakehand shallow grip.

Shakehand Deep Grip
Explanations and photographs of the table tennis shakehand deep grip.

Traditional Chinese Penhold Grip
Explanations and photographs of the table tennis traditional Chinese penhold grip.

Japanese / Korean Penhold Grip
Explanations and photographs of the table tennis Japanese/Korean penhold grip.

Reverse Penhold Backhand (RPB) Grip
Explanations and photographs of the table tennnis reverse penhold backhand (rpb) grip.

Seemiller Grip in Table Tennis/ Ping-Pong
Explanations and photographs of the table tennnis/ping-pong Seemiller grip.

V Grip in Table Tennis/ Ping-Pong
Explanations and photographs of the table tennis/ping-pong V grip.

Table Tennis - Get a Grip!
Discussion of the finer points of grips in table tennis, such as grip changes during a rally, and grip tightness.

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