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Inaugural Pickleball Tournament In Osoyoos Gets Rave Reviews From Many Visiting Players
(Dec 4, 2013 Soyoos, BC, www.osoyoostimes.com) Close to 50 players from across the Okanagan Valley and beyond competed in the tournament on Saturday and Sunday. Michael Carter, the founder of TOPE and avid pickleball player who is trying to promote the sport across the province, said he was thrilled with the response to the first tournament held in the South Okanagan.
LEC Visitors Give Variety Of Sports A Try
(Nov 30, 2013 Langley, BC, www.langleyadvance.com) Pickleball was all the rage Saturday at the Langley Events Centre.
Racquets in hand, kids and adults tried the unique sport, a hybrid between tennis, ping pong, and badminton.
They bounced a whiffle ball back and forth over a lowered net during the Township of Langley-hosted Try It! Fair held inside the LECís Building B.
The free annual event is part of Sports Day in Canada and is put on in partnership with the LEC, Pacific Sport, and the City of Langley. Basketball and pickleball were two of the more popular activities, Eby said, noting that pickleball will be included in the next BC Seniors Games hosted by Langley Sept. 9-13, 2014.
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