Saturday, August 25, 2018

ARC Gym Closures Aug 31 to Sept 14, 2018

There will be no pickleball in ARC from August 31 to September 14 because it is scheduled to resurface the wooden surface of Gym 1 and Gym 2.  Players can play pickleball outdoors in Jubilee Park in Abbotsford.   The swimming pool and Multi Purpose room 1 (exercise room) at ARC will also be closed for annual maintenance.

55+ BC Games Sept 11-15, 2018

55+ BC Games
Sept 11-15  
Pickleball: Kinsmen Arena   
For more information:

Pickle in the Park 2018

Pickle in the Park 2018
08/18/18 - 08/19/18
Jubilee Park, Abbotsford, BC 


Friday, May 11, 2018

Canadian Indoor Pickleball Championships, Chilliwack, B.C. May 18-20, 2018

Canadian Indoor Pickleball ChampionshipsFri 05/18/18 thru Sun 05/20/18
Landing Sports Cente, 45523 Spadina Ave, Chilliwack, BC
  • Upwards of $7500 in prize money. Up to $1,000 per team for OPEN Gold Winners
  • Saturday night social in our hospitality room with live music by Steve Elliott as Elvis.  Food and alcohol available.
  • Proceeds to Chilliwack Hospice Society
  • 14 Indoor courts with Orange lines.  No confusion as to which lines are for pickleball.
  • Kick off of the tournament includes our Local Mayor Sharon Gaetz and sitting Member of Parliament Mark Straul
  • Skill levels 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5 and open events, singles, doubles and mixed doubles.
  • For more information:

Friday, March 23, 2018

History of Pickleball More Than 50 Years of Fun!

History of Pickleball: More Than 50 Years of Fun! 

Paperback $24.95 available at 

Monday, January 1, 2018

Happy New Year 2018

Happy New Year Jan 1, 2018!!!
Ice on all tree branches in Abbotsford. Today -3C.The rest of Canada is -30C. New Year eve last night CNN in New York -10C.
Thousands of people lost power two days ago due to freezing rain that caused trees and branches to fall on power lines. The frozen trees are very beautiful like glowing lights with the sun shining on them

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

9th ARC Christmas Pickleball Potluck Party

9th ARC Christmas Pickleball Potluck Party with about 55 players. We enjoyed lots of delicious foods: appetizers, salads, meatballs, shrimps, lasagna, quiche, finger foods and desserts. Thank you to Gerry and Phyllis from Chilliwack Pickleball playing and singing Christmas carols for us. It was a great get together!
Left: Shirley, John,....Mike......Right: Margaret, Dean, Bob, Serge .....
 Left: Shirley, Glen, Judy, Anne, Lori, Merna. Right: George, Ralph, Kathy, Mike, Gale, Carol, Janet, Jennifer and many other players!

 Gerry and Phillis, Rick, Doug and Linda, Allison, Jim and Serge!
  Mike, Catherine, Dave, Judy and many others!

Merna, Glenn, Maryanne, Jennifer, Jim, Lori, all.havng a wonderful time together!