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Goodyear’s pickleball-playing doctor returns from African mission
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(July 10, 2018 Goodyear, AZ, www.westvalleyview.com) Dr. Sheryl Zimmerman, a pediatrician who has lived in Goodyear since December, heard a woman speak last year of the poverty and despair many Democratic Republic of the Congo residents suffer from. She knew immediately she had to travel there t... Read more...

Tournament Player Ratings System
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The Official Governing Body of Pickleball and the Leading Pickleball Tournament Software Company (PickleballTournaments.com) have created a Player Rating System to Help Tournament Directors & Players Improve Their Tournament Experience.   The Ratings system went live on July 9th, 2018 a... Read more...

Pickleball makes Kenyan debut
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(July 9, 2018 Nairobi, Kenya, www.xinhuanet.com) The sport of pickleball was introduced to Kenya for the first time on Monday. "I have been promoting the game in Asia where its popularity is on the rise, but I want to use Kenya as a launching pad to bring the game to Africa," said Daniel Moor... Read more...

Pickleball passion: Pros and other players discuss why they love the game
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(July 7, 2018 St George, UT, www.thespectrum.com) Pickleball, one of the nation's fastest growing sports, is everywhere: It's the focus of advertisements for retirement communities, courts can be found at school playgrounds as well as country clubs, and in several places in the U.S., people ar... Read more...

For pickleball enthusiasts, this is a sport to relish
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(July 6, 2018 Portland, ME, www.pressherald.com) Pickleball is much more than a fad. It's risen to the status of sensation. 500 enthusiasts descended on Portland this weekend for the USA Pickleball Association’s Atlantic Regional. The three-day event, at The Racket and Fitness Center throug... Read more...

Video: Pickleball gains rapid popularity around our area
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(July 6, 2018 Daphne, AL, www.fox10tv.com) Pickleball, it's becoming kind of a big dill. "It draws people. The minute they put the paddle in their hand, they are addicted,” said Karen Dees, a pickleball player. This odd named sport is gaining popularity in our area every day. "This is a sp... Read more...

Pickleball courts open at Sequim Park
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(July 4, 2018 Sequim, WA, www.sequimgazette.com) “Everyone wanted to be the first to play,” said Sequim Picklers vice president Charlie Pugh. The culimination of a three-year effort to build new courts off of Blake Avenue came to fruition on June 28, with Sequim Picklers and curious park-... Read more...

A look at Pickleball, the sports craze sweeping the coast.
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(July 1, 2018 Orange County, CA, www.ocregister.com) There’s a new game in town. And even though it goes by the silly name of pickleball, don’t laugh. Because if you are the least bit vulnerable to sports addictions, you’re soon to be sucked into the pickleball vortex that has touched down... Read more...

Pickleball mania strikes Cortez at new courts’ grand opening
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(June 30, 2018 Cortez, CO, www.the-journal.com) About 60 pickleball enthusiasts from the Four Corners area attended a ribbon-cutting ceremony at Cortez’s new outdoor courts on Saturday. In May, the city finished converting some of the tennis courts in Centennial Park into playgrounds for pick... Read more...

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