The PingSkills Rook is ideal for those getting started in Table Tennis. With the Rook you'll be able to learn all the skills we teach on this site. The bat is pre-made meaning the rubbers are already glued to the blade so as soon as your bat arrives you are ready to play.
The PingSkills Rook was specifically designed for players looking for their first "real" Table Tennis bat. It gives you good control and good spin so you can develop your game. The bat weighs 185 grams including the rubber. The blade is a 5 ply wood and is fairly soft to give you good control. It has a flared handle. It comes with ITTF approved Lion 5 star 2mm rubber on both sides. It has ratings of 7 for speed, 9 for control and 9 for spin.