Have paddle, will travel: Puzzle master plays table tennis in Casper as part of 50-state mission
Jan. 16, 2015
Will Shortz, the crossword puzzle editor for the New York Times, serves during a game of table tennis Wednesday at the Casper Recreation Center. Wyoming was the 48th state Shortz has visited in his quest to be the first recorded person to play table tennis in all 50 states.
Local Chicago Players Aim for Titles at 2015 Butterfly Aurora Cup
Barbara Wei Jan. 16, 2015
New Chicago area resident Emad Barsoum (2485) is sixth seed in the Open event behind 3 Chinese player-coaches, Jimmy Butler and Dan Seemiller Sr.
One on One with Willy Leparulo President of NCTTA
NCTTA Jan. 15, 2015
We are an odd organization in that there is no paid staff at NCTTA. The organization is run by the seven board members and some 50 other volunteers located around the country and Canada.
USATT Board Seeks Nominations For Committee Appointments
Gordon Kaye Jan. 15, 2015
In accordance with the By-Laws, the USA Table Tennis Board of Directors is seeking nominations to serve on one (or more) of the our many committees.
Navin Kumar Plays Table Tennis for Life
Dean Johnson Jan. 15, 2015
Faced with major challenges – five heart surgeries, a mechanical heart and Parkinson’s Disease – Navin Kumar believes that the sport of table tennis has played a major role not only in helping him survive but helping him to actually improve his health.
Red Sox Ping Pong Tournament
Jan. 15, 2015
1st Place Prize – Winter Weekend Cup Champion! 2 Green Monster Tickets for 2015 Red Sox Game, 2nd Place Prize – 2 Tickets for 2015 Red Sox Game.
Capital Area Table Tennis Super League
Jan. 15, 2015
With explosive growth in Table Tennis in the Washington DC and surrounding area and new full time professional clubs opening, a group of players originally from Europe where team competitions are the norm are putting together the regions first Table Tennis Team Super League.
Newly Crowned Men’s National Champion, Jimmy Butler to Compete at 2015 Butterfly Aurora Cup
Barbara Wei Jan. 15, 2015
Jimmy Butler (2534), 2014 Men’s National Champion, will make his second appearance at the Butterfly Aurora Cup this weekend.
Father, daughter train in table tennis every week at Greeley Senior Activity Center
Jan. 14, 2015
Jaden Ly focuses as she hit the ball back across the net during a game of table tennis last week at the Greeley Senior Activity Center. Jaden competes nationally with the USATT.
Framework, Episode 2: King of Pong
Jan. 14, 2015
It’s time to bring new ideas to an old game as the builders are tasked with having to design and build innovative ping pong tables.