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World Championships live streaming video

Go to http://www.airhockey.com, click on “stream” in the menu at top of page. Sat. Oct. 17, 1 pm to 11 pm CT, Sun. Oct. 18, noon-7 pm.

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Classic Air Hockey: Robbins Vs Hernandez 1983 TX State

7th game, ’83 TX State at Barney’s in Houston. The audio is distorted due to a failing video camera, but the sound seems to add to the effect in this wild and intense match between the two fastest players in … Continue reading

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2015 USAA World Air Hockey Championships!

The 2015 USAA World Air Hockey Championships are scheduled for Oct. 16-18 in Houston, TX! The beautiful TDECU Stadium at the University of Houston is the site for the tournament, which celebrates the 40th anniversary of the U.S. Air Hockey … Continue reading

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Breath of Fresh Air-Hockey League Program – college version

Breath of Fresh Air-Hockey – College version 3

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Air Hockey Basics – Under-the-mallet Banks

by Jacob Weissman For this article I write from the perspective of a right-handed player, as I and most players are right-handed. If you are one of those rare, left-handed unicorns, simply think of my right hand as your left … Continue reading

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2015 Texas State Championships

The Texas State Air Hockey Championships took place March 12-15 at Skybox Grill Bar & Games in Houston. The event was sponsored by Gold Standard Games, Xtreme Airhockey, and Skybox. Fifty two players competed in the main event with more … Continue reading

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How to Play Air Hockey

A short, 6 minute introductory video showing some of the basic fundamentals of playing competitive air hockey. Features Mark Robbins, 2-time World Champion, 4-time holder of the USAA #1 Ranking, and owner of Gold Standard Games. At the end is … Continue reading

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Douty vs. Dubuisson 1983 Boulder Nationals

Excerpts from what is considered one of the greatest matches of all-time in air hockey. This clip shows the end of the winners bracket match between Jesse Douty and Bob Dubuisson; followed by Paul Marshall interviewing Jesse; then the end … Continue reading

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1985 Houston Nationals TV Clip

Another good TV clip featuring interviews with Robert Hernandez, Phil Arnold, Mark Robbins, and Bob Dubuisson.

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1983 Houston Nationals TV Clip

This is one of the best TV news segments ever done on the sport of air hockey. Featuring interviews with Phil Arnold, Robert Hernandez, Jesse Douty.

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