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Pickleball: Fastest Growing Sport Gains Ground in Northern Michigan
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(February 6, 2019 Cadillac, MI, www.9and10news.com) The key to getting regular exercise is finding something you love to do. For some it's dance, or cycling or something with a funnier name, Pickleball. When we put the call out to learn what hobbies you hoped to learn this year, viewer Ken... Read more...

Here’s why Hank Haney was at the PGA Show preaching the gospel of … pickleball?!
Comments Off on Here’s why Hank Haney was at the PGA Show preaching the gospel of … pickleball?!, 28/01/2019, by in Recent News

(January 25, 2019 Orlando, FL, www.golf.com) The most interesting thing I saw at the PGA Merchandise Show wasn’t a hands-free push cart, virtual-reality golf goggles or even that hulking robotic swing-groover thingy endorsed by — who else? — Bryson DeChambeau. Nope, the most interesti... Read more...

Pickleball a mashup of tennis, racquetball and ping pong: A growing sport for all ages in the Region
Comments Off on Pickleball a mashup of tennis, racquetball and ping pong: A growing sport for all ages in the Region, 05/01/2019, by in Recent News

(January 4, 2019 Northwest Indiana, www.nwitimes.com) Mixing elements of tennis, racquetball and ping pong, pickleball is a sport that has been gaining popularity in our area in recent years. Invented in 1965, a trio of dads in Washington state came up with the game while trying to oc... Read more...

Kansas City Open Benefits Susan G Komen Foundation
Comments Off on Kansas City Open Benefits Susan G Komen Foundation, 14/12/2018, by in Member News

When Kansas City's iconic Kemper Arena looked like it was headed to demolition in 2017, few would have predicted that it would become one of the nation's premier pickleball venues just a year later.  After a $39 million renovation, the facility is now known as HyVee Arena and sports two floors... Read more...

New Indoor Pickleball Facility Opens Up in Connecticut
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Connecticut’s very first indoor pickleball facility recently opened up to rave reviews. Located in Oxford, the brand new complex consists of four courts with permanent net poles, a cushioned surface and a temperature-controlled environment which is ideal for those cold, wintry days and nights... Read more...

Inaugural Georgia-Florida Pickle Bowl
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On the gridiron, the Southeastern Conference matchup between the University of Georgia and the University of Florida is always hotly contested. The Bulldogs-Gators rivalry recently spilled over to the pickleball courts in the inaugural Georgia-Florida Pickle Bowl. Every October, the annual Flor... Read more...

2018 USAPA West Regional Tournament is in the Record Books!
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Southern California was the site for the 2018 USAPA West Regional Tournament hosted at the beautiful Claremont Club. Holding true to the notion “…it never rains in Southern California…” the weather for this 3-day event hovered in the mid-70’s and proved ideal for players and spectators a... Read more...

Pickleball World: Time to make those New Year resolutions!
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As we approach the New Year, what better time to talk about resolutions? How many of you made New Year Resolutions for 2018, and wish you had been able to keep them? As they say, hindsight is 20/20, and had you kept your 2018 resolutions, odds are you would have been better off than where you curr... Read more...

From the Board
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From the Board..... Thanks to those members who were able to attend the membership meeting at the 2018 Margaritaville USA Pickleball National Championships!  We hope that the meeting proved to be informative for you and that you were able to get some of your questions answered.  While we did not ... Read more...

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