KETTLER USA Sponsors Pong With a Purpose in Norfolk, VA
Leader in table tennis equipment provides table tennis tables for inaugural community event for three nights in October.
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Oct. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Table tennis will be the main event for three Thursdays in October in Downtown Norfolk, Virginia. KETTLER USA will join VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads and other local organizations in sponsoring Pong With a Purpose.
The events will be held on Oct. 3, 10 and 17, 2013 from 4:30 to 9 p.m. KETTLER table tennis tables will be set up on the first floor of the World Trade Center, located at 101 West Main Street. The events are open to adults 21 or older, and tickets are $15 each.
“Pong With a Purpose is a great opportunity for people to have fun with table tennis, meet new friends and support the Hampton Roads community,” said Stephen Mannix, vice president of KETTLER USA. “We are pleased to be the equipment provider.”
“The Art of Pong” will be featured on Oct. 3. Attendees will be dressed to impress during a night of table tennis play to the tunes of the Hampton Roads Chamber Players. Talented artists from the Norfolk Art District will donate “pong” art to add ambience for the evening.
“College Night,” slated for Oct. 10, is throwback night with college fight songs, table tennis and classic tunes. Event-goers can dress up in their favorite school’s jersey and ball cap.
“Dress to Dominate” will be held on Oct. 17. A table tennis team tournament will be the highlight of the evening as groups vie for the Golden Paddle Award.
Tickets are available by calling VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads at (757) 624-2400. Other partners for the event include Harbor Group Cares Committee, Harbor Group International and the Table Tennis Charity Foundation.
About KETTLER USA: KETTLER USA (http://www.kettlerusa.com) is the manufacturer and distributor of high quality leisure and fitness equipment, bikes, foldable treadmills, table tennis tables and accessories, kids’ toys, outdoor dining sets, backyard furniture and more. The company focuses on quality craftsmanship, customer service, innovation and safety. KETTLER USA was founded in 1981 and is based in Virginia Beach, Virginia. It is a member of the KETTLER companies based in Germany.
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