Why is everybody in Palm Beach Gardens going crazy for this sport?
(April 12, 2018 Palm Beach Gardens, FL, www.mypalmbeachpost.com)
Think pickleball is only for the Velcro shoes-and-Bengay set?
Eric Ah-Yuen understands.
Not long ago, the former professional athlete turned athletic trainer held the same opinion about the racquet sport that’s booming in popularity among retirees.
“I thought it was slow, like shuffleboard, ” said Ah-Yuen, 47, a former Tae Kwon Do world champion from Canada who trains top golfers on the PGA tour. “I needed a lot of convincing to try it.”
“I just fell in love with it,” said the Tequesta resident. “It’s as competitive as you want it to be.” Read More…