90-year-old pickleball enthusiast nabs Myrtle Beach Volunteer of the Year award

90-year-old pickleball enthusiast nabs Myrtle Beach Volunteer of the Year award

(Jan 15, 2014 Myrtle Beach, SC, www.myrtlebeachonline.com) Rena Grant’s mission when she moved to Myrtle Beach was to get seniors up and out. Grant’s volunteer work ranged from hosting senior dances at the Base Recreation Center and forming the senior volleyball and snowbird tennis programs to bringing pickleball – a paddle game akin to badminton and tennis – to Myrtle Beach. For pioneering the city’s pickleball program, she was named a Pickleball Ambassador by the USA Pickleball Association in 2009 and received the Pickleball Pioneer Award in 2010. Click to Read More…

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