Tuesday, December 16, 2014

2014 ARC 5th Pickleball Potluck Christmas Party

Dec 16, 2014  About 40 pickleball players gathered at the ARC 5th  Pickleball Potluck Christmas Party.  Photo left front: Art, Judy, Ron, Jim, Laurie, Janet, Shirley, Mike, Bill right front: Leslie, Valerie, Nigel, Jennifer, Ganbat, not shown: Jane, Henrietta, Jane, Anne, Ralph...Photograph by Allan. Delicious appetizers, salads, main dishes and desserts with wonderful friends !!! We wish you a happy and joyful Christmas and New Year !!!!!

Friday, December 12, 2014

Annual ARC Pickleball Potluck Christmas Party Dec 16, 2014

Christmas Pickleball Potluck Party Tuesday Dec 16, 2014 at ARC Seniors Room, 3:30 pm after Pickleball.  Please bring a dish or come as you are, see you there !!!

Saturday, November 29, 2014

2ND ALL INDIA PICKLEBALL TOURNAMENT

2ND ALL INDIA PICKLEBALL ASSOCIATION NATIONAL INDOOR TOURNAMENT

At Andheri Sports Complex, J.P. Road, Andheri (West), Mumbai - 400 058 on December 13/14, 2014 - 8:00 am-8:00pm.   10 State Teams participating, play in accordance with IFP Rules

...If you will be in Mumbai during this tournament time you are very welcome to enter...

Over the last 7 years AIPA has conducted 1000+ promotional events across India. With a mission to make India fit. AIPA has been awarded income tax benefits under section 80G of the Income Tax Act. AIPA is active in guiding and coordination for about 200 tournaments at district and state levels. After tremendous efforts and persistence,

Pickleball is now recognized by the Directorate of Sports and Youth Services, Government of Maharashtra.

The successful First national tournament was held in December 2013 at Mumbai.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

USAPA National VI 2015 Winners

USAPA Nationals VI, Sun City Festival, Buckeye, AZ 11/02/14 - 11/09/14 attracted nearly 700 of the top pickleball players in the world to compete for medals in the age-group categories and awards and prize money in open competition. Congratulations to all the top players!  Top Canadian players Luba Zhekhovskaya (Surrey, BC) won 3 Gold and a Silver medals and Brenda Jmaeff (Kelowna, BC) won a Bronze medal. Top USA players Jennifer Lucore (San Diego, CA) won 4 Gold medals and Christine Barksdale (Vancouver, WA) won 2 Gold, 2 Silver and a Bronze medals.    

Saturday, November 1, 2014

PICKLEBALL KELOWNA RAISED $1180.00 FOR FOOD BANK

PICKLEBALL KELOWNA RAISED $1180.00 PLUS A VAN-LOAD OF FOOD IN THE INITIAL "DINKIN’ FOR DOLLARS" TOURNAMENT - HELD SEPTEMBER 20/21, 2014.
Pool Winners Recreational Competitive
Championship Contender Orv Black Ray Gagnon
Championship Pretender Helga Hepditch Bryan Jackson
Bridesmaid Paul Levens Dan Jmaeff
Miss Congeniality Pierre Belcourt Fred Shura
Close But No Cigar Sue Andres Louis Lalonde
Within Reach Val Belcourt Roberta Meakin
Maybe Next Year Maggie McGowan Peter Newton
Maybe In A Couple Years Toni Hay Anne Touw
Also-ran - --------- Doris Albert

A total of 72 combatants took part under sunny skies at Parkinson Recreation Centre.

Thank you for what you all did for us at the Kelowna Community Food Bank. Kindest Regards, Tammy Jackson, Revenue Development | Special Events

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Pacific Pickleball Palooza Nov 22-23, 2014

Pacific Pickleball Palooza by Fraser Valley Pickleball  Pacific Academy, Surrey, BC  Sat 11/22/14 thru Sun 11/23/14 Men's,Women’s and Mixed Doubles 3.0, 3.5, 4.0+ Registration Fee: $30. Pickleball Canada members will receive a $5 discount off the registration fee.  Each event:$10 (a maximum of two events). Current IFP rules apply. PCO Sanctioned (Tier 3)  http://www.pickleballtournaments.com

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Videos of Tournament of Champions in Ogden, Utah 2014

Want to see how world-class pickleball is played? Here are the links to the Men’s and Women’s Master’s and Legend’s Gold Medal matches at last month's Tournament of Champions in Ogden, Utah.

Pickleball Tournament of Champions Women's Doubles Gold Legends 2014
Pickleball Tournament of Champions Womens Doubles Gold Masters 2014
Pickleball Tournament of Champions Men's Doubles Gold Legends 2014
Pickleball Tournament of Champions Men's Doubles Gold Masters 2014
Pickleball Tournament of Champions INTERVIEWS