Kataoka Sports


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The hub for anything table tennis-related in Numabukuro, Kataoka has been in business since 1981, selling equipment, organising ping-pong classes for beginners, operating a junior team and so on. Held five days a week from 10am, said classes are open to anyone regardless of proficiency, cost ¥1,600 and require you to bring your own shoes and racket (or buy some at the shop, of course). If you need more specific advice from a professional coach, head over on Wednesday for a serious training session.


1-44-3 Numabukuro, Nakano-ku, Tokyo

Transport Numabukuro Station (Seibu Shinjuku line)

Telephone 03 3389 3577

Open 10am-9pm (ping-pong classes 10.15am-12.15pm) / closed Sun (no classes on Fri)


Please note: All information is correct at the time of writing but is subject to change without notice.

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