Boosting/Speed glue

Table Tennis Equipment

Last updated 9 years ago

Anthony Pham

Anthony Pham Asked 9 years ago

Hello guys,

Today i was arguing with my friend about boosting or using speed glue in big tournaments such as the olympics. I want to ask is it true that the chinese team uses speed glue but the air out the toxic fumes? 

Thank you

Alois Rosario

Alois Rosario Answered 9 years ago

Hi Anthony,

There are strict testing procedures for glue now at the major tournaments.  If players use toxic glue the vapours are detected with a machine before they play.  They are not allowed to use the bat in this case.

If they use a toxic glue and leave it for a while, the effect of the glue will wear off and so will the vapours.

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