Ping Pong in the Park

Following trends seen in Europe and China, a public park in New York City has installed a ping pong table.

The new ping pong table is constructed with weather-safe materials and is available to the public.

"Table-tennis fans got into the swing of things as a new ping-pong table was unveiled in Tompkins Square Park.

Park-goers squared off with staff from the Parks Department after the permanent concrete table was placed near the popular dog run at the center of the park on Saturday."

Full Story: New Ping-Pong Table Unveiled in Tompkins Square Park


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