Blo-Ball

Blo-Ball (Blo-Bal) is essentially table tennis without the paddles. Players compete by blowing the ping-pong ball back and forth, and score a point by shooting the ball past his/her opponent. The table is approximately six feet long and three feet wide, with three-inch high rails along the sides to keep the ball in play. The table legs are adjustable to accommodate the different heights of the players.

Blo-Ball (Blo-Bal) can be played by two (Singles) or four (Doubles) people. Scoring is similar to volleyball. A player only scores a point on his/her service. The first player to reach eleven wins, but must win by two. see a video demonstration of blo-ball.

Blo-Ball (Blo-Bal) background

This sport was invented by Kenny Weiland in 1993, patent number 5467986 was issued in 1995. The game was demonstrated on the ABC Television show “Why Didn’t I Think of That” in 1996, and also appeared in the Sports Segment on WCAX-TV in Burlington, VT in 1996. Blo-Ball (Blo-Bal) has been played in numerous middle and high schools in the northeast, sports bars and colleges.

blo-ball game blo-ball game demonstration
see video of blo-ball

For additional information, please contact Ken Weiland at 603-796-6115, or email at kengail@comcast.net.

Rate this Sport

What do you think about this 'sport'? Please rate it on its potential.

Share:
Google+

Related Pages

Popular Content

Comments

Disclaimer

This information about new sports is presented as provided by users of this site. No copyright infringement is intended, please let us know if you have objections to anything published here so it can be rectified. See more: Disclaimer.

New Sport Extra

Before you add you new sport, first check our list of new sports to see if it is unique, then read our guide to creating new sports

Sport Extra

Check out our Encyclopedia of Every Sport. Well not every sport, as there is a list of unusual sports, extinct sports and newly created sports. How to get on these lists? See What is a sport?

How to Cite