Aruna is a new JOOLA blade named after Quadri Aruna, a 2014 ITTF Star Awards Champion who developed this blade in conjunction with JOOLA. It comes in two versions, the JOOLA OFF and OFF plus. One notable and unique characteristic of this blade is the handle color that displays the color of the Nigeria national flag. It is a feature that makes it remarkable and stands out of many JOOLA brands. A variety of features makes the JOOLA Aruna Off blade a blade worth having.
The new JOOLA Aruna blade is ITTF approved and was developed with the needs of ping-pong players in mind. The 2014 ITTF champion, Quadri Aruna, collaborated with the global JOOLA Company to create a blade that met the play requirements of Off players. The star used this blade in the championships; only the design has changed.
It is an ideal blade that offers high controllability. The OFF version has 7 layers and increases oration at topspin in a perfect manner. The JOOLA Aruna Off blade has the necessary power for optimal speed due to its modern carbon technology. It weighs 87 grams, an ideal weight to control and enhance spinning. The Off plus version is faster and has 5 plys and high power.
The outer part of The JOOLA Aruna Off blade is made of the Japanese hinoki wood, which offers a soft and bouncy surface for effect ball control. The inner layers are made of the koto, hardwood, cotton later, Kiri wood core respectively. These materials enhance stability and durability and also ensure that the blade has a perfect balance to prevent it from sliding.
The blade has smooth edges, enhancing the safety of the use. The handle is colorful and displays the Nigerian flag color. It is also comfortable and soft and does not harm the player’s hand or cause lesions following stiff competitions. The blade has a thickness of 5.5 millimeters.
The JOOLA Aruna Off blade is made for a power and spin combination without the loss of touch. The expanded first-rate ball feeling and sweet spot enhance dwell time and in turn, rotation particularly When playing loop and topspin at the table from a middle distance. The blade is a perfect choice for serious spin players who dominate and counter loop and also need total confidence in their tool.
The blade has a flared handle that enhances grip and prevents the blade from slipping off when playing. Also, the 157x150mm head size offers sufficient surface area for ball bounce. Ideal for the plastic ball, the blade provides optimal control. Though not light, the wood combination and the carbon layer enhance power, spinning, and speed, smashing and looping. It has a better finish than most conventional OFF blades. It is highly controllable on both sides, and its set up offers a perfect center balances. The carbon sheet also enhances lightness, flexibility, and stiffness.
The JOOLA Aruna Off blade accommodates the needs of table tennis players. It is an affordable signature blade with excellent quality. It is a blade that will not only take your game to the next level but also give you value for your money. It is a tested and proven blade by the ITTF. Its attributes make it a useful blade. You can never regret choosing blade.
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