History

Table Hockey in Lithuania

By Paulius Kestauskas / March 31, 2020 / 0 Comments

Stalo Ritulio Istorija Lietuvoje Article by Paulius Kestauskas, Vilnius, Lithuania Introduction This is a story about my home country Lithuania and the sport of table hockey. I will introduce you to our location in Europe, and provide some facts about our population, language, economy, governing membership and, of course, sports!  Then I will introduce you […]

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Proud History of Table Hockey in Ukraine

By Yana Savchuk / January 28, 2020 / 0 Comments

Soviet Era to Modern Ukraine, Article by Yana Savchuk, Chevrnsti, Ukraine “Foreword” by Gregory Scoma The game of table hockey has existed for more than ninety years in various parts of the world. In Ukraine, table hockey was not well-known, not widely-available or popular. That is, until a single event triggered table hockey becoming known […]

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«Evolution of Table Hockey in Russia»

By Mariia Maksimova / October 13, 2019 / 0 Comments

A wonderful short story about the history of table hockey in Russia that quickly carries the reader from 1957 to today. The role of Soviet Union’s Bandy (field hockey) team and Yury Gagarin, the world’s first cosmonaut, played in giving rise to the popularity of table hockey. When Russia first entered international tournaments, subsequent achievements, and mention of inventors, cartoonists, fiction writers — all contributed to the rise and popularity of table hockey in Russia today.

Mariia, also hand-picked from the WTHA’s Shop, autographed hockey jerseys from famous Russian ice hockey players that you can buy!

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Table Hockey Legend Meets NHL Legend Bobby Orr!

By Gregory Scoma / August 20, 2016 / 0 Comments

Table Hockey Legend, “Super” Dave K., Board of Directors, Co-President of the World Table Hockey Association’s operations in Canada,  meets National Hockey League (NHL) Hall of Fame and Boston Bruin legend, the great Bobby Orr! “Super” Dave is known for having won many league and tournament championships over the years on a variety of different […]

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Reggie Stefaniszyn – Viking, AL; Europe & NHL’s Sutter Bros.

By Gregory Scoma / July 25, 2014 / 0 Comments

On this show we talk one-on-one with world traveler and table hockey diplomat, Reggie Stefaniszyn. Reggie is from Viking, Alberta, Canada. We talk about table hockey in Europe, Canada and in particular his hometown of Edmonton. During our show, Reggie talks about playing ice hockey with and against some of the National Hockey League’s (NHL) […]

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“Fireside Chat”

By Gregory Scoma / July 3, 2014 / Comments Off on “Fireside Chat”

The Table Hockey Show, 2nd show. This Week’s Show was Originally Recorded 24 JANUARY 2014, Winter.  It was edited and published JULY 3, 2014. HOST AND CO-HOSTS: Gregory Scoma, Washington, DC; Ronald Marsik, Chicago, Illinois; Ajit Sarma, Anaheim, California. DISCUSSED ON THIS WEEK’S SHOW (SHOW NOTES): 1. Topics 2. People Mentioned on the Show 3. Past […]

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Introducing “The Table Hockey Show!”

By Gregory Scoma / June 26, 2014 / 0 Comments

  Introducing the Table Hockey Show JUNE 26, 2014 The Table Hockey Show, Episode 000 The Table Hockey Show is an online radio show (podcast) with a multimedia mission to educate, preserve, develop and promote table hockey worldwide! Your host: Gregory Scoma Location: Washington, DC Date: 25 June 2014 Mission statement: to serve as a […]

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