Monthly Archives: April 2012

Tournament in Ogden, UT

The Ogden Pickleball Association is putting on a pickleball tournament during the Ogden Pioneer Days celebrations July 19th through July 21st in Ogden, UT.  It would be great if some of our local pickleballers would go and represent Idaho and show … Continue reading

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It’s Time to go Outdoors?

Some of our players have expressed an interest in playing outdoors (due to the good weather we’ve been having) so Tami and I will be at Hobble Creek Park, behind the West YMCA off Chinden Blvd. in Boise, on Monday the … Continue reading

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Successful Kick-off to Int’l Pickleball Week

On Friday April 13, 2012, the Boise area Ambassadors put on a free pickleball clinic to start off the International Pickleball Week.  The clinic was held at HomeCourt YMCA,  from 4pm to 8pm, and the public was invited to come for the … Continue reading

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Great Day on the Courts

Friday, April 4th, was the greatest turn-out of players so far.  We had 24 players ranging from “newbees” to our higher level players and it looked like everyone had lots of fun. On another note, we’d like to thank all our … Continue reading

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Shout-Out to our Friends in Pennsylvania

Yes you read the subject line right.  I recently received an email from Joe Nolt from Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He was on our blog, yes all the way from Pennsylvania, and saw the new Idaho paddles and are thinking maybe they … Continue reading

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New Pickleball Club in Our Northwestern Neighbors

Recently I received an email from a fellow pickleballer, Mike Hoxie, from Oregon.  They started a new pickelball club in February and are now following our club’s blog.  Their club is Columbia River Pickleball Club.  They are just getting things rolling and … Continue reading

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It’s a Sad Day

On Sunday April 1, 2012 Richard (Dick) Connor passed away.  The pickleball community lost one of the best pickleball ambassadors and mentors we had in our area.  He was always willing to help “newbees” and promote the game he loved. … Continue reading

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