Sunday, December 31, 2017

QCPC Newsletter, December 31, 2017

IPTPA Rating Spots Still Available

If you are still interested in an IPTPA rating, spaces are still available. Ratings sessions are being held on Friday, Saturday and Sunday January 5, 6, and 7. There are still a few slots available here. We are also starting an alternate list.  Go to this link to signup on the waiting list. Additional spaces will be made available based on need. 

There will be another IPTPA Skills practice session on Tuesday afternoon, January 2, from 3:00 to 4:30.

Round Robins to Start at 10 AM with 9:30-9:50 Check-In

Starting January 3, Round Robins will be every Wednesday morning. Check-in time is between 9:30 and 9:50 AM, with play beginning at 10 AM. Separate Round Robins will be held for men and women. 

Assisted Play on Mondays and Thursdays, 1-3

Starting January 4, Assisted play for beginners will be on Monday and Thursday from 1 to 3 PM. This is not a lesson, but beginners play while more experienced players watch them and provide pointers to improve their play. The first hour will be assisted, and the participants can play on their own during second hour.  You must sign up to participate.  Sign-up for Assisted play for January 4th and 8th here. Assisted play will be on Courts 5-7.

2.5 to 3.0 Drills are Back

Starting January 4th, drills for 2.5 to 3.0 players will be offered on Thursdays from 10 AM to noon. These drills will be kicked up a notch in 2018 with 3 coaches and 20 participants. Sign-up here to participate in these drills. Drills will be on Courts 5-7.

Scott Moore coming for Clinics

Scott Moore, who played in the Battle of the Sexes is coming to Quail Creek on January 24 to offer clinics for 3.0 and above players.  Step up your game with intensive, semi-private training in strategy, technique, skill development, positioning, effective practice, and mental toughness with IPTPA certified instructor, Scott Moore. Together with a small group of other players, you will improve your mental game, shot making, shot selection, and learn new strategies, drills, and “The Moore’s 10 Principles of Pickleball” in order to become a more effective, better player, right away!  Click here to see his flyer and to sign up.

Watch the Pickleball Battle of the Sexes, Doubles

The Doubles Battle of the Sexes video is now available.  Click the here to see the video.  Note that this features Scott Moore, who is coming to Quail Creek to offer Clinics (see above).