Tag: pickleball

Relishing Pickleball

The Serve David Zapatka The Serve Have you ever had service yips? A steady and reliable serve is extremely important. You can’t score when the serve is not in the court! Developing a serve we can rely on should be at or near the top of our skill list. Once we have a reliable serve,…

7th Annual Norris Invitational Tournament

Irene D’Aloisio The 7th Annual Norris Invitation Tournament (NIT) was held on March 2 to March 5 this year at the Cottonwood pickleball courts. It was hosted by the Sun Lakes Pickleball Club Cottonwood, and it was another super week of pickleball fun. Nearly 100 teams participated in four days of competition with all levels…

State-of-the-Art Pickleball in Full Swing

Rhonda Stanford It’s 2020, the days are getting longer, and the brand-new, state-of-the-art IronOaks pickleball facility is in full swing after years of tireless efforts by so many dedicated players and supporters! IronOaks has hired a new pickleball teaching professional to run the program, and the day-to-day management of facilities are run by Blue Star,…

Come Watch Some Great Pickleball – March 2-5

Choradaire members Janet Lewis and Pam Klima.

Irene D’Aloisio It’s that time of year! It’s the biggest and best pickleball tournament in Sun Lakes! It’s too late to register, but you can come watch some really great pickleball play! It’s the Norris Invitational Tournament (NIT). This annual pickleball event is scheduled for Monday, March 2, through Thursday, March 5, 2020, with March…

Free Walk-In Pickleball Clinic on Valentine’s Day

Irene D’Aloisio Grab a Valentine’s date and come to the free Walk-In Clinic to learn pickleball! It’s a sport for all ages and all abilities and all levels of skill, and it’s the fastest-growing sport in North America. And if you are a Cottonwood or Palo Verde (CWPV) resident, the Sun Lakes Pickleball Club Cottonwood…

7th Annual Norris Invitational Tournament set for March 2-5

It’s that time of year! It’s the biggest and best pickleball tournament in Sun Lakes! Come to play or come to watch. It’s the Norris Invitational Tournament (NIT). Registration for Sun Lakes residents only is currently open at www.slpcc.net. Non-Sun Lakes residents may participate on a space-available basis and can register starting Jan. 24. Deadline…

Free Pickleball Walk-In Clinic on January 10

Irene D’Aloisio It’s a sport for all ages and all abilities and all levels of skill, and it’s the fastest-growing sport in North America. And if you are a Cottonwood or Palo Verde (CWPV) resident, the Sun Lakes Pickleball Club Cottonwood (SLPCC) would love to show you what all the excitement is about. You might…

Attention: Sun Lakes Country Club Pickleball Players!

Halloween social

Karen Jankovich Fun is already underway for the Sun Lakes Country Club Pickleball Club (SLCCPC). The Halloween social was a fun evening with good food, friends, and pickleball play. Prizes were awarded for the best costumes. SLCCPC encourages and promotes a fun and social atmosphere where club members of all skill levels can enjoy playing…