In front of a packed house at Queen's park Arena, Zoltan Pataky, Vladimir Dub and John Grgec displayed their skills of counter driving, lobbing and looping. The spectators really appreciated many of the exciting rallies. Thanks to the league champs for their really good effort.

BCTTA LeTTers: September 1973

From the BCTTA Archives is this edition of the BCTTA LeTTers publication from September of 1973 featuring an interview with Leslee Ward, one of three BC juniors who recently returned from a training tour of China. Eddy Lo and Peter Joe were the other two from BC. Eric Calveley was the Editor-In-Chief at the time and, under his tenure, the BCTTA published some of the most engaging and detailed editions. Inside are:

  • Eric’s interview with the BC Junior Leslee Ward upon her return from training in China
  • League news
  • A report of the Seattle Seafair Open
  • An editorial on the BC team selection
  • Article: “How to Win at table Tennis ” by Dan Gentry
  • A report from Frank Karika on an intermission exhibition match at a New Westminster Salmonbellies game
  • A letter to the editor from Frank Karika on BC team selection fairness
  • A summary report from Chandra Madhosingh on the visit to China
  • Tournament schedule for 1973-74
  • Rule changes to ITTF regulations
  • Letter to the editor from Seattle’s Ron Ferrians
  • Canadian Open: Eddy and Peter miss the plane!