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    Posted: 12/20/2021 at 3:24pm
Hello guys, we have a small table tennis academy in the neighborhood, but these times of pandemic and crisis are leading us almost to close because the balls are scarce and we have empty stores. A small donation of balls would be possible to keep us alive, thanks for reading. 
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Originally posted by marcos78 marcos78 wrote:

Hello guys, we have a small table tennis academy in the neighborhood, but these times of pandemic and crisis are leading us almost to close because the balls are scarce and we have empty stores. A small donation of balls would be possible to keep us alive, thanks for reading. 

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We live in a small town in eastern Cuba, I had a concrete table built, and I have verified that table tennis is an extremely fun sport, and that it attracts crowds of boys, I really want to continue with this project because Table tennis is my life, but we are facing a shortage of balls, and in order not to stop this beautiful project I have started writing to friends and anyone who wants to help. (thans google for translate) if you want any address I will post it.
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Originally posted by marcos78 marcos78 wrote:

We live in a small town in eastern Cuba, I had a concrete table built, and I have verified that table tennis is an extremely fun sport, and that it attracts crowds of boys, I really want to continue with this project because Table tennis is my life, but we are facing a shortage of balls, and in order not to stop this beautiful project I have started writing to friends and anyone who wants to help. (thans google for translate) if you want any address I will post it.

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Thats is ok, I dont hope to see any balls in stores in the next entire year ! We cant buy in internet etc.
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Сuba looks some Paradise in the Pacific globe, sunny Edeme garden..
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We have an excellent clima, we have an outdoor table (concrete built LOL), but we can play almost everyday if we had enough balls, the table is probably unique in town, lot of boys eager to play. I had removed a concrete floor to expand balls life, I want to cover the floor with rammed sand.

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Hi,

Not until I started coaching full time in Ecuador did I see a Cuban player.  I thought "Wow, a Cuban player."  It was Andy Pereira.  

It's easy to remember Andy Pereira!

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It's easy to remember Andy Pereira!


Should I assume that everyone is supposed to know who Andy Pereira is, even people who never coached in Ecuador? 
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Hi Marcos78, I’ll send you a couple dozens balls, PM me your address. 
I’m flying to France today but I’ll be back on the 2nd and will ship the Saturday after that.
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celluloid would be better for the concrete type of table and it is sad because I know a lot of guys who destroy own old balls (which was great for me to be honest)
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Thank you for the support !
I will have a happier new year !
Andy Pereira is still our main player, of course I am on only a very entuthiastic amateur, always in the seek of the talent in the neighbourdhood, it is very difficult to teach table tennis, as the senior player I try to do so, but is not easy to transmit habilities to the kids, but I hope they improve a bit everyday. That picture from yesterday, I only admit 4 kids, to keep higienic meassures. Sorry for my english.

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Yes, celluloid balls are very tough, even the kids that use to smash frequently, withstand it.
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Yes, maybe half of the players are penhold, this I only play this style, and maybe they try to imitate.
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good luck, do you think if we try to buy from aliexpress old celluloid balls, your country will not block it to receive?
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Big smileLOLNo, they would not block it, i dont understand how works aliexpress, but i think it is totally possible using normal postal package, cellulloid are very welcome !
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