More Metals at the Senior Games
Beginner Lessons – Pickleball 101A set of three classes will progress through the primary pickleball strokes: Serve, Return, Dink, Forehand Groundstroke, Backhand Groundstroke, Third Shot Drops and Lobs. Class will begin with lesson and practice on proper form, followed by assisted play. Participants must have taken the Orientation to Pickleball, or another similar introduction to the sport. The lead instructor is Kathy Palese. You are encouraged to sign up for all three classes, but if you are not able to do that, sign up for any ones that work for you.
Dates: Day 1 March 22, 3 – 5 pm. Class will cover safety, dink shot, volley and serve
Day 2 March 29, 3 – 5 pm. Class will cover return of serve, court position, strategy and
Day 3 April 5, 3 – 5 pm. Class will review third shot drops and lobs.
Note – times for days 2 and 3 depend on weather. Watch newsletter for any time changes.
Class capacity 16 students. Sign up HERE. Note that simply clicking on Sign-up next to Pickleball 101 will not sign you up. After clicking on the sessions you wish to attend, you need to go down to the bottom of the page and click on Submit and Sign-Up.
Assisted Play for IntermediatesClub member Rick Schworck, USAPA 4.5 player, will host assisted play sessions. These sessions will begin with a review of shots and strategy, followed by assisted play. These classes are for players with 1 or more years of experience who want to advance to playing at higher levels.
Dates: Tuesday March 21, 10 – noon
Tuesday March 28, 10 – noon
Location: Courts 1 and 2
Because space is limited, please sign up for only one of these sessions.
Class capacity 12 students. Sign up HERE. Note that simply clicking on Sign-up next to Intermediate Assisted Play will not sign you up. After clicking on the session you wish to attend, you need to go down to the bottom of the page and click on Submit and Sign-Up.
A new black Titan pickleball paddle is missing. This paddle belongs to Rodney from Pickleball Rocks. If found, please return to Lenny Friedman, 541-890-1620, or firstname.lastname@example.org.