Table Tennis Bat Maintenance & Protection
A good quality table tennis bat can cost a lot of money, to ensure it lasts for a long time, you should take steps to keep in tip top condition. If you’re an avid player, you probably have some of the best equipment in your sports bag, so why not look after it properly. Taking care of your bat doesn’t cost much but replacing it with a new one because of neglect will. Cambridgeshire sports goods shops stock all kinds of quality bat care products, they are inexpensive, effective and great for increasing the longevity of your bat.
In addition to table tennis bat care items, you’ll also find a variety of other great equipment, including:
- Sports bags
- Training equipment
- Protective bat wallets
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Table tennis rubbers collect all kinds of foreign compounds, when they stick to the rubber it affects your game. Too much dirt on your bat makes it less grippy, causing your performance to suffer. You won’t be able to make proper contact during shots because the ball will slip off the rubber. The easiest way to clean your bat is to purchase a good quality sponge and combination cleaner.
In addition to cleaning your bat, you should also store it in a protective case. You’d be surprised at how many people just throw their bat in their sports bags after training and competition. To ensure your bat is kept dust-free when you aren’t playing, keep it protected in a bat case.