Ping Pong proponents assert the game is brain food and a social experience as well as good exercise as the introduce table tennis to cadets at the Chicago Public School Military Academy at 3533 S. Giles, reports WBBM’s John Cody.
RT CBS: Company Donating Ping Pong Tables To CPS
President of Killerspin Robert Blackwell says ping pong is more than a fun pastime. He says it’s great for cognitive development, likening it to physical chess, demanding fast reaction and comprehension of an ever changing strategy
The Killerspin company is donating 100 tables and soliciting donations for more to equip public schools including the city’s six military academies overseen by Todd Connor who says table tennis has definite advantages over football.....