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BEN BAIRD, 85, of Stevenson is the top ranked and oldest player of the Columbia Gorge Table Tennis Club, which has members of all ages. Baird has mastered a backspin that makes it difficult for his opponents to track the movement of a return ball.

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BEN BAIRD, 85, of Stevenson is the top ranked and oldest player of the Columbia Gorge Table Tennis Club, which has members of all ages. Baird has mastered a backspin that makes it difficult for his opponents to track the movement of a return ball.



The Columbia Gorge Table Tennis Club started with humble beginnings in The Dalles home of Joe Cruz, an avid player, about four years ago...

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