"Shanghai Summer School 2017: Table Tennis Program " is initiated by Shanghai University of Sport and it lasted for four weeks, which is from July to August. In this program, students will be classified in terms of their skill levels and be instructed accordingly, including the one-on-one training with the outstanding Chinese table tennis athletes. Meanwhile, various cultural courses such as Chinese language course, calligraphy course, paper cut course are arranged. In order to satisfy the desire of students, it will also organize a series of cultural activities such as a visit to China Art museum, a visit to Zhujiajiao ancient town, a performance of Chinese acrobatics. Not only the competitive level of the students are enhanced by this one month training, but also it is an intuitive way for these students to understand Shanghai’s modernization and Chinese culture.
With an overseas promotion of Chinese culture and the establishment of Chinese Table Tennis College of Shanghai University of Sport, the item table tennis attracted more and more attention of the table tennis enthusiasts and table tennis association from various countries. Large numbers of players start to apply for this program. This project set up a platform for China Olympic culture communications and provides a chance for overseas table tennis players to accept the professional training and experience Chinese culture.