Pickleball back in Sechelt

With the arrival of spring comes several dry floor sports to Sunshine Coast’s two arenas. Pickleball is already underway in Gibsons, and on May 11 the Sunshine Coast Pickleball Association (SCPA) will host opening day festivities from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Sunshine Coast Arena in Sechelt.

In addition to social and competitive play on nine courts, SCPA is planning a fun skills competition, a mini dinking tournament, and a paddle (racquet) door prize raffle. 

article continues below

This event is free for SCPA members. Non-members are encouraged to join in the fun at the regular drop-in cost of just $4. Club ambassadors will be on hand to welcome new players of all ages and assist them in learning the basics of the fastest growing sport in the world. 

The Sunshine Coast is no exception to the globe’s pickleball tsunami. With over 200 active members, SCPA continues to enjoy a 20 per cent per annum growth rate. 

Information on pickleball and upcoming SCPA events is available at www.sunshinecoastpickleball.com

– Submitted by John R. Bell

© Copyright Coast Reporter

Comments

NOTE: To post a comment you must have an account with at least one of the following services: Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, Google+ You may then login using your account credentials for that service. If you do not already have an account you may register a new profile with Disqus by first clicking the "Post as" button and then the link: "Don't have one? Register a new profile".

The Coast Reporter welcomes your opinions and comments. We do not allow personal attacks, offensive language or unsubstantiated allegations. We reserve the right to edit comments for length, style, legality and taste and reproduce them in print, electronic or otherwise. For further information, please contact the editor or publisher, or see our Terms and Conditions.

comments powered by Disqus

QUESTION OF THE WEEK POLL

Do you support the plan by conservation officers to conduct random property inspections?

or  view results

Click here to read the story.