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Video: Pickleball Grows In Popularity As A Way To Get Moving
Comments Off on Video: Pickleball Grows In Popularity As A Way To Get Moving, 23/02/2017, by in Recent News

(February 20, 2017 Parkland, FL, www.miami.cbslocal.com) If you’re a fan of tennis, ping-pong or badminton, you might want to check out pickleball as a way to get moving and get healthy. Several nights a week, Terramar Park in Parkland is teeming with dozens of players of all ages enjoying thi... Read more...

Area schools get taste of pickleball
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(February 9, 2017 Winston-Salem, NC, www.wschronicle.com) To get the younger generation introduced to the game, the students at Speas Global Elementary School will be exposed to the game during gym class. Jack Smith, academically gifted teacher at Speas, is an avid pickleball player and wanted to... Read more...

‘Pickleball’ growing in popularity
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(February 6, 2017 Morgantown, WV, www.live.dominionpost.com) Pickleball’s history brings to mind how times used to be. Times when kids sometimes improvised so that fun and games could move forward, because after all, boredom can not stand. The game continues to grow in popularity across many pa... Read more...

‘The growth of pickleball is on fire’
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(January 25, 2017 Lockport, IL, www.chicagotribune.com) Terry TerHaar is the greatest badminton coach in Illinois high school history, winning six state titles and finishing in the top three seven times more before retiring from Andrew in Tinley Park in 2006. Steve Soderborg was a member of Home... Read more...

Pickleball is life for Roger Bunting
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(January 25, 2017 Clearwater, FL, www.tbnweekly.com) The phrase “such-and-such saved my life” is so overused to the point of being a cliché today that it’s hard to separate fact from fiction when it comes to life-altering occurrences. In the case of Clearwater resident Roger Bunting, there... Read more...

Pickleball going strong in Fluvanna
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(January 19, 2017 Fluvanna, VA, www.fluvannareview.com) Jason Smith, former director of Fluvanna County Parks and Recreation, along with Margie Davenport of Charlottesville, a pickleball ambassador, introduced the game to Fluvannians about five years ago. Since its inception in Fluvanna, its popu... Read more...

Teens gather for first youth pickleball tournament
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(December 20, 2016 Carlsbad, CA, www.sandiegouniontribune.com) A Carlsbad group devoted to the sport of pickleball is pitching the game to a whole new audience — teenagers — and enjoying new courts that opened earlier this year at St. Michael’s by-the-Sea Episcopal Church. The group’s fi... Read more...

Pickleball popularity on the rise in North Country
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(December 16, 2016 Plattsburgh, NY, www.pressrepublican.com) Since its introduction to the North Country about three years ago, the game of pickleball has “taken off like wildfire.” So says the man who started the blaze — Wayne “Duke” Ducatte, who introduced the game to Plattsburgh afte... Read more...

Robson Ranch plays pickleball for charity
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(December 14, 2016 Eloy, AZ, www.pinalcentral.com) Playing pickleball was the newest way members of the Robson Ranch community decided to try and come together to help disadvantaged families in Eloy, by having a tournament for all those who cared to join. Christmas tunes were blasting on the spea... Read more...

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