Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Vernon Pickleball Club Indoor Charity Tournament March 28, 2015

Vernon Pickleball Club Indoor Charity Tournament ~ Saturday, March 28th @ Priest Valley Gym

Women's Doubles & Men's Doubles in the morning Mixed Doubles in the afternoon

This year VPC has chosen to support Vernon Hospice House and the Cancer Society.

Registration forms and tournament details available soon. Inquiries contact: vernonpickleballclub@gmail.com

Saturday, October 11, 2014

PCO 15th Club Membership Vernon Pickleball Club

PCO is  very pleased to welcome Vernon Pickleball Club, Vernon, B.C. as the 15th PCO Affiliated Club with 100 new Club Members.  We welcome new club/groups to join us to become PCO's Affiliated Clubs.  Please contact http://pickleballcanada.org  for Club Membership rates.

We are very pleased to announce that Beth George is appointed as the new Area Ambassador for Brooklyn, Nova Scotia.  The Ambassador Program information and application form are located on our website. We welcome new Area Ambassadors to promote pickleball in your area, please send your Area Ambassador applications to Jim Wood, email jimwood@shaw.ca

  

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

PICKLEBALL KELOWNA "Dinkin’ for Dollars" Tourney Sept 20-21,2014

PICKLEBALL KELOWNA "Dinkin’ for Dollars" Pickleball Tourney   All proceeds to Kelowna Community Food Bank Competitive division – Saturday, Sept 20 11:00am – 3:00pm Recreational division Sunday, Sept 21 11:00am – 3:00pm Co-ed, enter as single, play doubles  Round-robin format Seeded pools progressing to power pools 8-game guarantee – maximum 10 games  $10 per player for first 20 players in each event $15 per player for next 20 players in each event $5 surcharge for non-members of Pickleball Kelowna. Also bring a non-perishable item on day of tourney.  Maximum of 40 players in each event. All entry fees are non-refundable, but transferable. Register with cheque made out to KCFB Tax receipts will be emailed. Contact coach Dave coachdavefinancial@shaw.ca for more information and to register.

Thursday, September 4, 2014

Canadians win big Prize money Tournament of Champions Ogden, UT Sept 3-7, 2014

Photo of Cookie Drake from Cold Lake, Alberta (on right with Canadian Maple leaf paddle) won Bronze medal with $750 prize money in Tournament of Champions Womens Doubles Legends. Luba Zhekhovskaya from Surrey, B.C. won Silver medal with $1500 prize money in the same event. This Pickleball Tournament has the highest prize money ever in pickleball history showcasing the best 5.0 pickleball players in N. America.

Monday, September 1, 2014

Tournament of Champions, Ogden, Utah Sept 3 - 6, 2014

Tournament of Champions  September 3, 4, 5, 6, 2014, the Gullo Pickleball, Grotto, Ogden, Utah. Two brackets: Open Masters, age 49 and younger; Open Legends, age 50 and older. The best 5.0-rated players in the country. $46,750 in prize money, the largest purse in pickleball history. Come share the excitement!

BC Seniors Games September 9-13, 2014 Langley, BC

If you are 55+ years old this year you are invited to join the party at the BC Seniors Games in Langley. The Games are a great sporting event as well as a social occasion. Visit the BC Seniors Games website at www.bcseniorsgames.org   For $15.00 you will become a member of the Society. You may also want to mark your calendar for upcoming games in: North Vancouver August 25-29, 2015 and Coquitlam August 23-27, 2016.

Friday, August 29, 2014

Peachland Pickleball Tournament Results Aug 23-24,2014

Men’s Doubles: Gold: Ernie Treichel & Gordon Young...Silver: Joey Toolsie & Mike Wood...Bronze: Bill Reid & Scott Piper.
Ladies Doubles: Gold: Christine Reid & Karen Heinrichs...Silver: Kim Hun-Koop & Lorraine Hoodicoff...Bronze: Pat Thomson & Doris Albert.
Co-Ed Round Robin 4.5+: Gold: Mike Swartz & Brook Sivetz...Silver: Sue Fosbery & Dan Jmaeff...Bronze: Mike Wood & Pat Fosbery.
Mixed 4.5+: Gold: Gord Young & Kim Hun-Koop...Silver: yasan Athukorla & Karen Heinrichs...Bronze: Jim & Terry Sanders.