Outdoor Table Tennis Table Test & Compare Top 10 in 2021
We tested the models from the main table tennis manufacturers and selected the best. The right choice of table tennis table depends on the place of play, players and budget.
If round robin is to be played with children in the garden, we recommend tables with corner protectors because of the risk of injury. Do you want the best outdoor table tennis table available on the market? Sort easily by "test score".
Buying guide: the right choice of table tennis table.
Buy indoor or outdoor table tennis table?
In the vast majority of cases, an outdoor table tennis table, is the right choice, because they can easily stand outside all year
round and are much more resistant. Over 90% of individuals order an outdoor table. This choice is reasonable, as it can be slightly humid
even in garages or basements. Indoor tables do not tolerate moisture because of the chipboard. Indoor table tennis tables are mainly bought
by table tennis clubs for competition.
Which outdoor table tennis table should I buy?
The table should be based on your skills: Are you a beginner, an ambitious hobby player or a professional? We have compared and tested
TT table models according to the following criteria: Play characteristics, safety aspects, usability, design,
stability, material quality, solo play option, wheels, brakes, height adjustability, support and price/performance.
The TT tables are divided into the categories beginner, advanced and premium. In addition, you will find a winner in the
categories of price/performance, best outdoor table and entry-level table.
Sponeta: The German brand has established itself as a high-quality brand for outdoor table tennis tables in recent years. Sponeta also manufactures the
tables for many other table tennis brands. Among others for Donic, Tibhar, Stiga, Andro, Thieme and Gubler.
The French brand is the top when it comes to quality, safety and design. However, this is also reflected in the price.
This German brand is especially well known in German-speaking Switzerland (Kettler is Europe's No. 1 for home fitness)
and is the winner in the price/performance category with the Outdoor 10.
The giant from France has been selling table tennis tables in Switzerland directly via its website since 2018. The Pongori table
tennis tables are convincing in the entry-level segment and are very attractively priced.
Donic Schildkröt sources its outdoor table tennis tables from the German manufacturer Sponeta.
Joola und Stiga:
These two brands mainly produce top competition tables and currently have no competitive models in the outdoor segment or source them from Sponeta.
Thanks to the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF), all table tennis tables have the same setup dimensions. The table top is 274cm long, 152,5cm wide and 76cm high. The net must be 15.25cm high and protrude 15.25cm on both sides.
The Swiss Council for Accident Prevention (bfu) recommends for a table tennis table a minimum court size of 3.50 x 7 meters and solid floor surfaces such as asphalt, paving slabs, paving etc. for sufficient surefootedness.