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Atlantis tennis celebration brings <b>pickleball</b> to Oban

Google Alert Pickle Ball - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 00:45
We value our content and our journalists, so to get full access to all your local news updated 7-days-a-week – PLUS an e-edition of the Oban Times – subscribe today for as little as 56 pence per week. Already a subscriber? Login here · Subscribe Now. A celebration of tennis is taking place at Atlantis ...
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US OPEN <b>Pickleball</b> Championships are back for third year

Google Alert Pickle Ball - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 22:30
Ms. Graham and Chris Evon are the founders of the Naples-based Spirit Promotions, which organizes the Minto US OPEN Pickleball Championships. The company consults with tennis clubs and park districts about adding pickleball courts and programming to their operations, and it also runs the US ...
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Games People Play: <b>Pickleball</b>

Google Alert Pickle Ball - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 18:11
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Champion Morinville Foundation funds for six community initiatives

Google Alert Pickle Ball - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 18:11
Pickleball for Seniors received $500 in funding. The presenters said it was an opportunity for everyone in Morinville to participate in pickleball, a paddle sport that combines elements of badminton, tennis, and table tennis. The recipients are hoping to grow the sport and get people out for fresh air and ...
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Penticton <b>pickleball</b> prepares to open for the 2018 season.

Google Alert Pickle Ball - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 17:48
Penticton Pickleball Club plans to open their outdoor courts starting May 1. “We're looking forwards to having a really big year,” said Janice Clary, membership chair of the Penticton Pickleball Club. “It starts with our spring meeting, which is also the start of our membership drive.” The club will be holding ...
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Bay County Parks &amp; Recreation is asking for your input

Google Alert Pickle Ball - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 17:03
"Pickle-ball is kind of a miniature version of tennis. Instead of with a racquet, it's played with a paddle. Right now, we're really kind of struggling for places to play," Bay County resident Carl Gendece. The county hired a consulting team to assist in developing the five-year plan. If you missed the meeting, ...
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LETTER: Don&#39;t take away tennis courts for <b>pickleball</b>

Google Alert Pickle Ball - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 13:30
Tennis anyone? I am the Cody High School tennis coach and I have concerns about the possibility of two tennis courts being converted into pickleball courts. ... I would hope that the new pickleball complex be built adjacent on the east side of the present tennis courts at Dorse Miller Park. Let's keep our ...
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Expanded Smithville Park will be celebrated in April 26 grand opening program

Google Alert Pickle Ball - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 12:56
The four pickleball courts were added in response to a survey that expressed interest in the popular new sport. The expanded section has restrooms, a concession stand and picnic shelters. Parking spaces can accommodate 330 vehicles. The old and new sections of the park will be connected by ...
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Learn the basics of <b>pickleball</b> from the number one singles player in the country

Google Alert Pickle Ball - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 12:11
SPOKANE, Wash. - Pickleball is the world's fastest-growing sport. In 2015, 250,000 players participated in the sport. Today, there are close to 3 million. It started in Bainbridge and has been gaining momentum just a few hundred miles away in Spokane. The North Park Athletic Club recently transformed ...
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Wellington to offer free clinics for National <b>Pickleball</b> Month

Google Alert Pickle Ball - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 10:41
Open play sessions are available each day except Thursday on the roller hockey rink at Village Park, 11700 Pierson Road. In adapting existing facilities for pickleball use, Wellington followed in the footsteps of nearby cities including Palm Beach Gardens, where the sport has been a hit. The clinics will ...
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Tournament in Caribou illustrates growing popularity of <b>pickleball</b>

Google Alert Pickle Ball - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 09:56
A new sport is gaining in popularity in Caribou. At a pickleball tournament on Monday, April 16 at the Caribou Wellness and Recreation Center, 19 teams of doubles competed on two courts for the honor of champion. Organized by Recreation Director Matt Bouchard, the tournament is the first of its kind in ...
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<b>Pickleball</b> committee making final push for funding

Google Alert Pickle Ball - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 08:26
“Currently we have over $150,000 in pledges and over $40,000 in cash,” Detroit Lakes Pickleball Committee member Mitch Wimmer said. The Committee has also offered naming rights to individual courts. The option of having a sponsored court are available for any individual or company giving ...
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Google Alert Pickle Ball - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 08:15
The contractor will be furnishing all labor and materials and performing all work for the construction of: Pickleball Courts at the Opelika Sportsplex Facility within the City of Opelika, Alabama. This project consists principally of the following the construction of 12 pickleball courts. The overall asphalt area: ...
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Farmington mayor points to projects for the future

Google Alert Pickle Ball - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 16:30
FARMINGTON — Farmington Mayor Nate Duckett has asked the city staff to look at the feasibility of installing a zipline at Farmington Lake, replacing the grass at Ricketts Field with artificial turf, developing the dirt lot at the intersection of East 20th and Main streets, and retrofitting some city tennis courts to ...
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Nativity to host <b>pickleball</b> program

Google Alert Pickle Ball - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 14:03
Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church, 4375 Harris Hill Road, Williamsville, will hold a 10-week pickleball program from 6 to 9 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays in April. For more information, call George at 390-6074. Men's softball league seeks players. A men's over-40 softball league will be held ...
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Anonymous <b>pickleball</b> donor looks at funding more courts

Google Alert Pickle Ball - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 13:18
The donor will pick up construction costs as long as the courts are only used for pickleball and are adjacent to the existing Wyndham Hills courts. Karen Jerg, who is the spokesperson for the anonymous donor, outlined the donor's intentions to the Public Works Committee at its April 10 meeting. Jerg said ...
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<b>Pickleball</b> Campaign coming next month

Google Alert Pickle Ball - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 13:07
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<b>Pickleball</b> drop-in sessions until May

Google Alert Pickle Ball - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 10:18
Mary Hertz, who this past year moved northwest of Sundre with her husband Rick, enjoys the opportunity to play some pickleball on the morning of Thursday, April 12. “I love it,” said Rick, adding, “We'll just keep coming as long as we can.” The couple, who had been looking to find somewhere to play ...
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Let the games begin

Google Alert Pickle Ball - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 17:16
It will resume today with pickleball. Mike Deese, 68, of Rockingham is one of two men signed up for pickleball. Last year, Deese won a silver medal for individual play at the state games. Deese and his partner entered in the doubles category but will have to play singles against each other, he said, ...
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<b>Pickleball</b> tournament in Caribou

Google Alert Pickle Ball - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 16:41
Bouchard:" Pickleball is kind of a combination of badminton and tennis. It is a sport that any age can play and the younger generation is catching onto this game and liking it as well." Polley says that her friends gave her a strange look when she said they were driving to Caribou to play pickleball.
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